Author Amaral, A. Do Estudios sobre ophidios Neotropicos XVII-XXII.
Published 1929
Item ID 44283
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São Paulo, Instituto Butantan, 1929. 4to (26.4 x 18.3 cm). 337 pp.; with several plates and text figures. Original printed wrappers. Seven original papers, with new taxa, on the snakes of Brazil by the Brazilian physician and herpetologist Afrãnio do Amaral (1894-1982). Included are: (XVII) Valor systematico de varias formas de ophidios neotropicos ; (XVIII) Lista remissiva dos ophidios da região neotropica ; (XIX) Revisão do genero Spilotes Wagler, 1830 ; (XX) Revisão do genero P hrynonax Cope, 1862 ; (XXI) Revisão do genero Drymarchon Fitzinger, 1843 ; (XXII) Sobre a especie Coluber dichrous (Peters) Boulenger, 1894 . Also included is Contribuição ao conhecimento dos ophidios do Brasil IV (another series by do Amaral): Lista remissiva dos ophidios do Brasil . Some slight fraying at spine ends, otherwise a very good, clean copy. Rare. Adler I, pp. 88-89; Vanzolini II, pp. 69-70. A collection of rare papers on Brazilian snakes