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Monotypic taxon: Genus Mopanveldophis Figueroa, McKelvy, Grismer, Bell & Lailvaux, 2016 (reptile)
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Authorship

SN2000 author citation A. Figueroa et al., 2016
Original name Figueroa, A., McKelvy, A.D., Grismer, L.L., Bell, C.D. & Lailvaux, S.P. 2016. PLoS ONE 11 (9): 23. ("gen. nov.").
Original rank op. cit.: 23.
Original spelling loc. cit.
Description/Diagnosis in English loc. cit.

Etymology

Greek (subst. masc.) ὄφις [óphis] (gen.: ὄφιος), snake. Ref: A. Figueroa et al., 2016: 23.

Types

Type, by original designation and monotypyMopanveldophis zebrinus (Broadley & Schätti, 1997) Ref: A. Figueroa et al., 2016: 23. [new]
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