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Taxonomy of the family Colubridae
Bibliography of the genus Ficimia
Biodiversity of the family Colubridae








Genus
Ficimia

Eastern Hook-nosed Snakes, Southern Hook-nosed Snakes, Mexican Hook-nosed Snakes

Ostmexikanische Hakennasennattern

Østmexikanske Trynesnoge*

1849 Ficimia Gray (type species: Ficimia olivacea Gray 1849)
Contents: 7 species, of which 5 (71.4%) are endemic.
Distribution: Texas, Mexico, N. Central America.
Reported from: Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico (Campeche, Chiapas, Colima, Distrito Federal, Guerrero, Hidalgo, Jalisco, Mexico (state), Morelos, Nuevo Leon, Oaxaca, Puebla, Queretaro, Quintana Roo, San Luis Potosi, Tabasco, Tamaulipas, Veracruz, Yucatan), USA (Texas).

Ficimia hardyi

Hidalgan Hook-nosed Snake*, (Hardy's Hook-nosed Snake)

Hidalgo-Hakennasennatter*

Hidalgo-krognæsesnog*

1993 Ficimia hardyi Mendoza Quijano & Smith

Distribution: Mexico (Hidalgo, Queretaro, San Luis Potosi, Tamaulipas).


Ficimia olivacea

Brown Hook-nosed Snake

Mexicanische Braune Hakennasennatter*

Mexicansk Brun Krognæsesnog*

1849 Ficimia olivacea Gray

Distribution: Mexico (Distrito Federal, Hidalgo, Mexico (state), Oaxaca, Puebla, Queretaro, San Luis Potosi, Tamaulipas, Veracruz).


Ficimia publia

Blotched Hook-nosed Snake

Gefleckte Hakennasennatter*

Plettet Krognæsesnog*

1866 Ficimia publia Cope
1883 Ficimia ornata Bocourt (Hardy 1980)
1947 Ficimia publia taylori Smith (Hardy 1975)
1965 Ficimia publia wolffsohni Neill (Hardy 1975)

Distribution: Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico (Campeche, Chiapas, Colima, Guerrero, Jalisco, Morelos, Oaxaca, Puebla, Quintana Roo, Tabasco, Veracruz, Yucatan).


Ficimia ramirezi

Oaxacan Hook-nosed Snake*, (Ramirez's Hook-nosed Snake)

Oaxaca-Hakennasennatter*

Oaxaca-krognæsesnog*

1950 Ficimia ramirezi Smith & Langebartel

Distribution: Mexico (Chiapas, Oaxaca).


Ficimia ruspator

Guerreran Hook-nosed Snake

Guerrero-Hakennasennatter*

Guerrero-krognæsesnog*

1941 Ficimia ruspator Smith & Taylor

Distribution: Mexico (Guerrero).


Ficimia streckeri

Tamaulipan Hook-nosed Snake, Mexican Hook-nosed Snake

Tamaulipas-Hakennasennatter*

Tamaulipas-krognæsesnog*

1931 Ficimia streckeri Taylor
Ficimia olivacea streckeri Smith 1944

Distribution: Mexico (Hidalgo, Nuevo Leon, Puebla, Queretaro, San Luis Potosi, Tamaulipas, Veracruz), USA (Texas).


Ficimia variegata

Tehuantepec Hook-nosed Snake

Tehuantepec-Hakennasennatter*

Tehuantepec-krognæsesnog*

1858 Amblymetopon variegatum Günther
Ficimia variegata Smith & Taylor 1941

Distribution: Mexico (Hidalgo, Oaxaca, Veracruz).