n African Journal of Herpetology - , a new genus and species of snake from Somalia (Serpentes: Colubridae: Boiginae) : original article

Volume 59, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 2156-4574
  • E-ISSN: 2153-3660
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An aglyphous colubroid snake representing a new genus and species is described from Somalia. It is a terrestrial form that inhabits xerophytic woodlands. A comparison with both African and extralimital genera indicates that its relationships lie with the opisthoglyph Boiginae and that its closest relative is .

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