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Taxonomy of the family Elapidae [terrestrial species]
Bibliography of the genus Elapognathus
Biodiversity of the family Elapidae [terrestrial species]








Genus
Elapognathus

Western Crowned Snake and Large-eyed Sedge Snake

Kleine Braunschlange und Westaustralische Kronengiftnatter

Vestaustralsk Diademgiftsnog og Sivgiftsnog

1896 Elapognathus Boulenger (type species: Hoplocephalus minor Günther 1863
Contents: 2 species, both of which are endemic.
Endemism: 0% 100%
Remarks: Regarded as a synonym of Notechis by Storr (1982).
Distribution: Australia (Western Australia).

Elapognathus coronatus

Western Australian Crowned Snake, Slender Crowned Snake

Westaustralische Kronengiftnatter

Vestaustralsk Diademgiftsnog

1837 Elaps coronatus Schlegel
Alecto coronata Duméril, Bibron & Duméril 1854
Hoplocephalus coronatus Günther 1858
Denisonia coronata Boulenger 1896
Drysdalia coronata Worrell 1961
Notechis coronatus Storr 1982
Elapognathus coronatus Wells & Wellington 1985
1841 Trimeresurus olivaceus Gray in Grey (Golay & al. 1993)
1845 Elaps melanocephalus Gray & Neill in Eyre (Golay & al. 1993)
1985 Elapognathus resolutus Wells & Wellington (Shea & Sadlier 1999)

Distribution: Australia (Western Australia).


Elapognathus minor

Large-eyed Sedge Snake, Little Brown Snake, Short-nosed Snake

Kleine Braunschlange

Sivgiftsnog

1863 Hoplocephalus minor Günther
Elapognathus minor Boulenger 1896
Notechis minor Storr 1982

Distribution: Australia (Western Australia).