Thai National Parks

Reptiles of Thailand

Species of Thailand

Speckle-headed whip snake

Binomial name: Ahaetulla fasciolata (Johann Gustav Fischer, 1885)

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Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Reptilia
Order
Squamata
Suborder
Serpentes
Family
Colubridae
Genus
Ahaetulla
Species
Ahaetulla fasciolata

Common names

  • German: Gefleckte Peitschennatter
  • English: Speckle-headed whip snake, Speckle-headed vine snake, Spotted whip snake
  • Thai: งูเขียวหัวลายกระ

Synonyms

  • Ahaetulla fasciolata, Van Stanley Bartholomew Wallach et al. (2014)
  • Ahaetulla fasciolata, Merel J. Cox et al. (1998)
  • Ahaetulla fasciolata, Ulrich Manthey & Wolfgang Grossmann (1997)
  • Ahaetulla fasciolata, Michael Wilmer Forbes Tweedie (1983)
  • Dryophis fasciolatus, Michael Wilmer Forbes Tweedie (1950)
  • Passerita fasciolatus, Norman Smedley (1932)
  • Dryophis fasciolatus, George Albert Boulenger (1896)
  • Tragops fasciolatus, Johann Gustav Fischer (1885)

Speckle-headed whip snake is found in following locations in Thailand

Please note that this non-official list is not complete nor necessarily accurate. This list is a summary of checklists from other websites, blogs, publications, photo/videos published on various websites or our own findings. We appreciate your contributions with photo proof.

  • Khao Phra Thaeo Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Thung Song District

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Distribution map of Speckle-headed whip snake, Ahaetulla fasciolata in Thailand
  • Khao Phra Thaeo Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Thung Song District

Range map of Ahaetulla fasciolata in Thailand

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