Accepted scientific name:
Micrurus filiformis GÜNTHER 1859 (accepted name) 1 literature reference for Micrurus filiformis GÜNTHER 1859
Elaps filiformis GÜNTHER 1859 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Elaps filiformis GÜNTHER 1859
Infraspecific taxon: Micrurus filiformis filiformis (Günther, 1859)
Micrurus filiformis subtilis ROZE 1967
Common names:
Common name Language Country
Slender Coral Snake - -
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Elapidae
Genus Micrurus
Distribution: S Colombia, N Brazil, N Peru, E Ecuador filiformis: Amzonian region from S Colombia to N Peru subtilis: NE Brazil (Amzonas) S/SE Colombia to NE Peru
Additional data: Venomous!
Source database: TIGR Reptiles, Oct 2007
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: Uetz P.,
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