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Southeast Asian bockadam

In Thai: งูปากกว้างน้ำเค็ม

Binomial name: Cerberus schneiderii, Hermann Schlegel, 1837

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Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Reptilia
Order
Squamata
Suborder
Serpentes
Family
Colubridae
Genus
Cerberus
Species
Cerberus schneiderii

Common names

  • German: Hundskopf-Wassertrugnatter
  • English:
    • Southeast Asian bockadam
    • Asian bockadam
    • New Guinea bockadam
    • Dog-faced water wnake
  • Thai: งูปากกว้างน้ำเค็ม

Synonyms

  • Cerberus schneiderii, Van Stanley Bartholomew Wallach et al. (2014)
  • Cerberus schneiderii, John C. Murphy & Harold K. Voris (2014)
  • Cerberus schneideri, Rafe Marion Brown et al. (2013)
  • Cerberus schneiderii, John C. Murphy et al. (2012)
  • Hurria rynchops, Leonhard Hess Stejneger (1907)
  • Cerberus rhynchops sic, George Albert Boulenger (1894)
  • Cerberus rhynchops, Albert Charles Lewis Günther (1864)
  • Homalopsis boaeformis, Giorgio Jan (1863)
  • Cerberus boaeformis, Pieter Bleeker (1857)
  • Cerberus boaeformis, André Marie Constant Duméril & Gabriel Bibron (1854)
  • Cerberus acutus, John Edward Gray (1849)
  • Homalopsis rhinchops (sic), Theodore Edward Cantor (1847)
  • Homalopsis schneideri, Hermann Schlegel (1837)
  • Cerberus russelii, Georges-Frédéric Cuvier (1828)
  • Homalopsis molurus, Heinrich Boie (1826)
  • Python boaeformis, Blasius Merrem (1820)
  • Coluber schneiderianus, François Marie Daudin (1803)
  • Hurria schneideriana, François Marie Daudin (1803)
  • Elaps boaeformis, Johann Gottlob Theaenus Schneider (1801)

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Photos

Cerberus schneiderii
Cerberus schneiderii
Cerberus schneiderii
Cerberus schneiderii

Range Map

Distribution map of Southeast Asian bockadam, Cerberus schneiderii in Thailand
  • Bangkok Coast
  • Chanthaburi Coast
  • Chonburi Coast
  • Chumphon Coast
  • Khao Sam Roi Yot National Park
  • Nakhon Si Thammarat Coast
  • Narathiwat Coast
  • Pattani Coast
  • Phetchaburi Coast
  • Samut Prakan Coast
  • Samut Songkhram Coast
  • Satun Coast
  • Trang Coast
Range map of Cerberus schneiderii in Thailand