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Boa Linnaeus, 1758

1065119  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:1065119)

accepted
Genus
Species Boa constrictor Linnaeus, 1758

Species Boa laevis Lacepede, 1804 (taxon inquirendum)

Species Boa aculeata Boulenger, 1896 accepted as Acanthophis antarcticus Shaw, 1794 (nomen nudum)
Species Boa ambigua Leach, 1814 accepted as Acanthophis antarcticus Shaw, 1794 (nomen nudum)

Species Boa albicans Schneider, 1801 accepted as Python molurus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Boa ambleocephala Donndorff, 1798 accepted as Corallus hortulanus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Boa amethistina Schneider, 1801 accepted as Morelia amethistina Schneider, 1801
Species Boa anguiformis Schneider, 1801 accepted as Eryx johnii Russell, 1801
Species Boa antarctica Shaw, 1794 accepted as Acanthophis antarcticus Shaw, 1794
Species Boa aurantiaca Laurenti, 1768 accepted as Corallus caninus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Boa australis Montrouzier, 1860 accepted as Candoia bibroni Duméril & Bibron, 1844
Species Boa canina Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Corallus caninus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Boa carinata Schneider, 1801 accepted as Candoia carinata Schneider, 1801
Species Boa castanea Schneider, 1801 accepted as Python molurus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Boa cenchria Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Epicrates cenchria Linnaeus, 1758
Species Boa cinerea Schneider, 1801 accepted as Python molurus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Boa conica Schneider, 1801 accepted as Gongylophis conicus Schneider, 1801
Species Boa constrictrix Schneider, 1801 accepted as Boa constrictor Linnaeus, 1758
Species Boa contortrix Linnaeus, 1766 accepted as Agkistrodon contortrix Linnaeus, 1766
Species Boa cooki Ihering, 1911 accepted as Corallus cookii Gray, 1842
Species Boa diviniloqua Boulenger, 1893 accepted as Boa constrictor Linnaeus, 1758
Species Boa diviniloqua Duméril & Bibron, 1844 accepted as Boa constrictor Linnaeus, 1758
Species Boa dumerili Boulenger, 1893 accepted as Acrantophis dumerili Jan, 1860
Species Boa dussumieni Schlegel, 1837 accepted as Casarea dussumieri Schlegel, 1837
Species Boa dussumiri Schlegel, 1837 accepted as Casarea dussumieri Schlegel, 1837
Species Boa elegans Daudin, 1803 accepted as Corallus hortulanus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Boa enydris Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Corallus hortulanus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Boa eques Eydoux & Souleyet, 1842 accepted as Boa constrictor Linnaeus, 1758
Species Boa exigua Laurenti, 1768 accepted as Corallus caninus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Boa fasciata Shaw, 1802 accepted as Bungarus fasciatus Schneider, 1801
Species Boa gigas Latreille, 1802 accepted as Eunectes murinus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Boa grenadensis Barbour, 1914 accepted as Corallus hortulanus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Boa hieroglyphica Schneider, 1801 accepted as Python sebae Gmelin, 1789
Species Boa hipnale Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Corallus caninus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Boa hortulana Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Corallus hortulanus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Boa imperator Daudin, 1803 accepted as Boa constrictor Linnaeus, 1758
Species Boa inornata Reinhardt, 1843 accepted as Epicrates inornatus Reinhardt, 1843
Species Boa johnii Russell, 1801 accepted as Eryx johnii Russell, 1801
Species Boa lineata Shaw, 1802 accepted as Bungarus caeruleus Schneider, 1801
Species Boa madagascariensis Boulenger, 1893 accepted as Acrantophis madagascariensis Duméril & Bibron, 1844
Species Boa manditra Kluge, 1991 accepted as Sanzinia madagascariensis Duméril & Bibron, 1844
Species Boa melanura Schlegel, 1837 accepted as Tropidophis melanurus Schlegel, 1837
Species Boa merremi Schneider, 1801 accepted as Corallus hortulanus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Boa mexicana Boulenger, 1893 accepted as Boa constrictor Linnaeus, 1758
Species Boa modesta Reuss, 1834 accepted as Corallus hortulanus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Boa murina Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Eunectes murinus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Boa obtusiceps Bechstein, 1802 accepted as Corallus hortulanus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Boa occidentalis Philippi, 1873 accepted as Boa constrictor Linnaeus, 1758
Species Boa orbiculata Schneider, 1801 accepted as Python molurus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Boa ordinata Schneider, 1801 accepted as Python molurus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Boa orophias Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Boa constrictor Linnaeus, 1758
Species Boa ortonii Cope, 1878 accepted as Boa constrictor Linnaeus, 1758
Species Boa palpebrosa Shaw, 1802 accepted as Acanthophis antarcticus Shaw, 1794
Species Boa pardalis Gundlach, 1840 accepted as Tropidophis pardalis Gundlach, 1840
Species Boa phrygia Shaw, 1802 accepted as Python reticulatus Schneider, 1801
Species Boa regia Shaw, 1802 accepted as Python regius Shaw, 1802
Species Boa reticulata Schneider, 1801 accepted as Python reticulatus Schneider, 1801
Species Boa rhombeata Schneider, 1801 accepted as Python reticulatus Schneider, 1801
Species Boa ruschenbergii Stejneger, 1902 accepted as Corallus ruschenbergerii Cope, 1876
Species Boa ruschenbergii Stejneger, 1901 accepted as Corallus hortulanus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Boa salmonidia Briceño Rossi, 1934 accepted as Corallus hortulanus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Boa salmonidia Briceño Rossi, 1934 accepted as Corallus ruschenbergerii Cope, 1876
Species Boa scytale Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Eunectes murinus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Boa tatarica Lichtenstein, 1823 accepted as Eryx tataricus Lichtenstein, 1823
Species Boa thalassina Laurenti, 1768 accepted as Corallus caninus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Boa variegata Thunberg, 1807 accepted as Candoia carinata Schneider, 1801
marine, brackish
recent only
Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. 10th edition. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277
page(s): 214 [details]   
IRMNG (2018). Boa Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed at: http://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1065119 on 2019-02-23
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2006-09-20 22:00:00Z
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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. 10th edition. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277
page(s): 214 [details]   

basis of record Nomenclator Zoologicus. A list of the names of genera and subgenera in zoology from the tenth edition of Linnaeus, 1758 to the end of 2004. Digitised by uBio from vols. 1-9 of Neave (ed.), 1939-1996 plus supplementary digital-only volume. http://ubio.org/NomenclatorZoologicus (as at 2006).  [details]   

basis of record SN2000/Duellman, 1982 [details]   

verified source for genus Nomenclator Zoologicus. A list of the names of genera and subgenera in zoology from the tenth edition of Linnaeus, 1758 to the end of 2004. Digitised by uBio from vols. 1-9 of Neave (ed.), 1939-1996 plus supplementary digital-only volume. http://ubio.org/NomenclatorZoologicus (as at 2006).  [details]   

current name source CoL2006 [details]   

extant flag source SN2000/Duellman, 1982 [details]   

habitat flag source as per family [details]   

original description  (ofConstrictor Laurenti, 1768) Syn. Rept.
page(s): 106 [details]   

original description  (ofBoarius Rafinesque, 1815) Analyse
page(s): 77 [details]   
From other sources
Nomenclatural status available [details]