Accepted scientific name:
Casarea dussumieri SCHLEGEL 1837 (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Casarea dussumieri SCHLEGEL 1837
Boa dussumieni SCHLEGEL 1837 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Boa dussumieni SCHLEGEL 1837
Boa dussumiri SCHLEGEL 1837 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Boa dussumiri SCHLEGEL 1837
Leptoboa dussumieri DUMÉRIL 1844 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Leptoboa dussumieri DUMÉRIL 1844
Common names:
Common name Language Country
Round Island Ground Boas English -
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Bolyeridae
Genus Casarea
Distribution: Round Island (off the coast of Mauritius) Terra typica: Round Island
Additional data: Holotype: MHNP no. 9 Named after Jean-Jacques Dussumier (1792-1883), a trader-shipowner in the French mercantile marine, who collected specimens from many areas.
Source database: TIGR Reptiles, Oct 2007
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: Uetz P.,
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