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Pseudonaja textilis

Taxonomic Details

 Domain: Eukarya
  Kingdom: Animalia
   Superphylum: Deuterostomia
    Phylum: Chordata
     Subphylum: Vertebrata
      Class: Reptilia
       Order: SERPENTES
        Family: ELAPIDAE
         Genus: Pseudonaja
          Species: textilis
Original Description:
Current Status: Valid
Accepted Name: Pseudonaja textilis

Alternate Spellings and Combinations:
None

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References (23)

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Chester, A.; Crawford, G.P.M. 1982 Short communications: In vitro coagulant properties of venoms from Australian snakes Toxicon. 20(2):501-504.
Cogger, Harold G. 1972 Snakes Encyclopaedia of Papua and New Guinea. 2, L-Z:1042-1048Melbourne Univ. Press, Melbourne. 1042-1048pp.
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Currie, Bart; Vince, John; Naraqi, Sirus 1988 Snake bite in Papua New Guinea Papua New Guinea Medical Journal. 31(3):195-198.
Faliu, Bernard 1989 Les morsures de serpents chez les Mekeo de Papouasie-Nouvelle-Guinée Journal de la Société des Océanistes. 89(1/2):19-43.
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Hudson, B.J. 1988 The small-eyed snake, Micropechis ikaheka: a review of current knowledge Papua New Guinea Medical Journal. 31(3):173-178.
Hudson, B.J.; Pomat, K. 1988 Ten years of snake bite in Madang Province, Papua New Guinea Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 82(3):506-508.
Hutchinson, Mark N. 1990 The generic classification of the Australian terrestrial elapid snakes Memoirs of the Queensland Museum. 29(2):397-405.
Keogh, J. Scott; Shine, Richard; Donnellan, Steve 1998 Phylogenetic relationships of terrestrial Austro-Papuan elapid snakes (subfamily Hydrophiinae) based on cytochrome b and 16D rRNA sequences Molecular phylogenetics and Evolution. 10(1):67-81.
Kuch, Ulrich; Yuwono, Frank Bambang 2002 First record of brown snakes Pseudonaja cf. textilis (Duméril, Bibron & Duméril, 1854) from Papua, Indonesia Herpetozoa. 15(1/2):75-78.
Lalloo, David G.; Trevitt, Andrew J.; Korinhona, Andrew; Nwokolo, Nneka; Laurenson, Ian F.; Paul, Mark; Black, Julie; Naraqi, Sirus; Mavo, Barnabus; Saweri, Adolf; Hutton, Ron A.; Theakston, R. David 1995 Snake bites by the Papuan Taipan (Oxyuranus scutellatus canni): paralysis, haemostatic and electrocardiographic abnormalities, and effects of antivenom American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 52(6):525-531.
Lalloo, David; Trevitt, Andrew; Black, Julie; Mapao, James; Naraqi, Sirus; Owens, Dale; Futton, Ron; Theakston, R.David G.; Warrell, David A. 1994 Neurotoxicity and haemostatic disturbances in patients envenomed by the Papuan black snake (Pseudechis papuanus) Toxicon. 32(8):927-936.
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