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  • Cei, J. M. 1993. Reptiles del noroeste, nordeste y este de la Argentina. Museo Regionale Sci. Naturale Torino, Monografie 14: 1-949.
  • Cope, E.D. 1887. Synopsis of the Batrachia and Reptilia obtained by H. H. Smith in the Province of Mato Grosso, Brazil. Proc. Amer. Philos. Soc. 24: 44-60.
  • Giraudo, A. & G. J. Scrocchi. 1998. A new species of Apostolepis (Serpentes: Colubridae) and comments on the genus in Argentina. Herpetologica 54 (4): 470-476.
  • Harvey, Michael B. 1999. Revision of Bolivian Apostolepis (Squamata: Colubridae). Copeia 1999 (2): 388-409.
  • Jan, G. 1862. Enumerazione sistematico delle specie d'ofidi del gruppo Calamaridae. Arch. Zool., Anat. Fisiol., 2: 1-76.
  • Jan, G. 1862. Enumerazione sistematico delle specie d'ofidi del gruppo Calamaridae. Arch. Zool., Anat. Fisiol., 2: 1-76.
  • Jan, G. 1865. Iconographie générale des ophidiens. 14. Livraison. [Elapomorphus d’Orbignyi, Coronella getulus var. Sayi]. Iconogr. gén. ophid., 1 (14. livr.).
  • Lema, T. de & Renner, M.F. . 2006. A new species of Apostolepis with striped pattern from Mato Grosso, Brasil (Serpentes, Elapomorphine). Ciência em movimento 8: 13-18.
  • Lema, Th. de. 1978. Novas especies de opistoglifontes do genero Apostolepis Cope 1861 do Paraguai (Ophidia: Colubridae: Colubrinae). Comunicações do Museu de Ciências DA PUCRGS (PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDADE CATOLICA DO RIO GRANDE DO SUL) (No. 18/19): 27-49.
  • Lema, Th. de. 1986. Apostolepis dimidiata (Jan, 1862), nova combinacao, e a validade de A. erythronota (Peters, 1880) e A. ventrimaculata Lema, 1978. (Serpentes: Colubridae: Elapomorphinae). MEMORIAS DO INSTITUTO BUTANTAN (SAO PAULO) 47-48 [1983-1984]: 71-80.
  • Lema, Th. de. 1993. Polimorfismo em Apostolepis dimidiata (Jan, 1862) com a invalidacao de Apostolepis villaricae Lema, 1978 e Apostolepis barrioi Lema, 1978 (Serpentes: Colubridae: Xenodontinae: Elapomorphini). Acta Biologica Leopoldensia 15 (1): 35-52.
  • Lema, Th. de. 2002. Preliminary Account of South American Elapomorphinae Snakes (Colubridae). Biociencias [preprint].
  • Peters,W.C.H. 1880. Eine Mittheilung über neue oder weniger bekannte Amphibien des Berliner Zoologischen Museums (Leposoma dispar, Monopeltis (Phractogonus jugularis, Typhlops depressus, Leptocalamus drilineatus, Xenodon punctatus, Elapomorphus erythronotus, Hylomantis fallax). Monatsber. Königl.-Preuss. Akad. Wiss. Berlin 1880: 217-224.
  • Tipton, Bob L. 2005. Snakes of the Americas: Checklist and Lexicon. Krieger Publishing Company, Melbourne, Florida [review in Sauria 29 (1): 10].


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