Antillophis parvifrons tortuganus — Overview

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Continent: Caribbean
Distribution: Hispaniola (Haiti, Dominican Republic), Bahamas, Little Inagua  Antillophis parvirons parvifrons: Hispaniola: Haiti; the Tiburon Peninsula; Île Grande Cayemite; Grosse Caye; intergrades with A. p. protenus.
Type locality: Near Jérémie, Département de la Grand'Anse, Haiti.  Antillophis parvifrons alleni (HOLOTYPE MCZ 12861): Île de la Gonâve, Île Petite Gonâve.   Antillophis parvifrons lincolni (HOLOTYPE USNM 83890): Isla Beata and Peninsula de Barahona south of Sierra de Baoruco, República Dominicana; intergrades with A. p. protenus.   Antillophis parvifrons niger (LECTOTYPE MCZ 7833): Peninsula de Samana, República Dominicana.   Antillophis parvifrons paraniger (HOLOTYPE MCZ 77227): Southeastern República Dominicana; Isla Catalina; intergrades with A. p. protenus.   Antillophis parvifrons protenus (HOLOTYPE unlocated): Throughout Hispaniola, except for distributions of mainland subspecies parvifrons, lincolni, niger, and paraniger.   Antillophis parvifrons rosamondae (HOLOTYPE MCZ 37668): Île-à-Vache.   Antillophis parvifrons stygius (HOLOTYPE MCZ 77228): Isla Saona.  Antillophis parvifrons tortuganus (HOLOTYPE USNM 59440): Île de la Tortue.


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Source: The Reptile Database

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