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Taxonomy of the family Lamprophiidae
Bibliography of the genus Dipsina
Biodiversity of the family Lamprophiidae








Genus
Dipsina

Dwarf Beaked Snake

Zwerg-Schnabelnasennatter

Dværg-næbsnog*

1863 Dipsina Jan (type species: Amplorhinus multimaculatus Smith 1847)
Contents: 1 species, which is not endemic.
Remarks: Previously included in Rhamphiophis.
Distribution: As for the single species.

Dipsina multimaculata

Dwarf Beaked Snake

Zwerg-Schnabelnasennatter

Dværg-næbsnog*

1847 Coronella multimaculata Smith
Dipsina multimaculata Jan 1863
Rhagerrhis multimaculata Günther 1866
Rhamphiophis multimaculatus Boulenger 1896

Remarks: Records from Eastern Cape and North West Province, South Africa, need confirmation (Bates, Branch, Bauer, Burger, Marais, Alexander & Villiers [eds.] 2014).
Distribution: Botswana, Namibia, South Africa (Northern Cape, Western Cape).