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








Genus
Pseudagkistrodon

False Habu

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1909 Pseudagkistrodon Denburgh (type species: Pseudagkistrodon carinatus Van Denburgh 1909)
Contents: 1 species, which is not endemic.
Endemism: 0% 100%
Remarks: Previously assigned to the genus Macropisthodon (now a synonym of Rhabdophis) (e.g., Williams & Wallach 1989; Zhao & Adler 1993). Revalidated as a separate genus by Takeuchi, Savitzky, Ding, Silva, Das, Nguyen, Tsai, Jono, Zhu, Mahaulpatha, Tang & Mori (2018), although treated as such already by Wallach, Williams & Boundy (2014), but without discussion.
Distribution: As for the single species.

Pseudagkistrodon rudis

False Habu

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1906 Macropisthodon rudis Boulenger
Pseudagkistrodon rudis Wallach, Williams & Boundy 2014
1909 Pseudagkistrodon carinatus Van Denburgh (Zhao & Adler 1993)
Macropisthodon rudis carinatus Maki 1931
1910 Natrix namiei Oshima (Zhao & Adler 1993)
1922 Macropisthodon rudis melanogaster Vogt
1981 Macropisthodon rudis multiprefrontalis Zhao & Jiang

Distribution: China (Anhui, Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Henan, Hunan, Jiangxi, Sichuan, Yunnan, Zhejiang), Taiwan.