Food habits of Anilius scytale (Serpentes: Aniliidae) in the Brazilian Amazonia. Gleomar F. Maschio; Ana Lúcia da C. Prudente; Francílio da S. Rodrigues. PDF | Information on the diet of Anilius scytale is provided based on the analysis of specimens from the Brazilian Amazonia. Deep in the Amazon rain forest there lives a fairly small, fairly obscure, red and black snake called Anilius scytale. It is banded, like many red.
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Resultados zoologicos de la expedicion de la Universidad Central de Venezuela a la region sctale Auyante’pui en la Guyana Venezolana, Abril de Inthe great naturalist William Beebe wrote “This is a strange snake”, meaning that it’s not quite like any other snakes.
She depicted most of her insects life-sized, from various angles, in all stages of their life cycles, and most importantly, interacting with their host plants and predators.
Annotated checklist of scygale amphibians and reptiles of Cuzco Amazonico, Peru. Modern classifications restrict the family to the South American red pipe snake or false coral snake Anilius scytalewith the previously included Asian genus Cylindrophis raised to a separate family, Scytael.
Amphibien und Reptilien in Peru. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 4: The type locality given is “Indiis”. The defensive tail display of Anilius scytale Serpentes: InMerian and her fifteen year-old daughter traveled to Surinam, where they spent the next two years studying and drawing the indigenous animals and plants, including several snakes. MacCulloch, and Amy Lathrop Herpetological Natural History 6: Structure, Function and Behavior of the World’s Snakes.
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This page was last edited on 14 Scytalwat Martins M, Oliveira ME. Global Ecol Biogeogr Anilius OkenSpecies: The biology of an equatorial herpetofauna in Amazonian Ecuador. It is considered to be the snake that most resembles the original and ancestral snake condition, such as a lizard-like skull. Coral Cylinder Snakes G: Women of Art and Science”.
External links National Center for Biotechnology Information http: In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. Anilius is not closely related to Asian pipesnakes.
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Snake biologists have used the term “pipesnake” to refer to any of three different lineages of snakes: Snakes of South America. Elevation anliius in Venezuela Type locality: Currently, two subspecies are recognized, including the typical form described here. Amphibians and reptiles from the Araripe bioregion, northeastern Brazil.