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Reptiles of Thailand

Species of Thailand

Elegant bronzeback

Thai: งูสายม่านหลังทอง, ngu sai man lang thong

Binomial name: Dendrelaphis formosus, Friedrich Boie, 1827

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Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Reptilia
Order
Squamata
Suborder
Serpentes
Family
Colubridae
Genus
Dendrelaphis
Species
Dendrelaphis formosus

Common names

  • German: Elegante Bronzenatter
  • English: Elegant bronzeback
  • Thai: งูสายม่านหลังทอง, ngu sai man lang thong

Synonyms

  • Dendrelaphis formosus, Van Stanley Bartholomew Wallach et al. (2014)
  • Dendrelaphis formosus, Merel J. Cox et al. (1998)
  • Dendrelaphis formosus, Ulrich Manthey & Wolfgang Grossmann (1997)
  • Ahaetulla formosa formosa, Georg Haas (1950)
  • Ahaetulla formosa, Michael Wilmer Forbes Tweedie (1950)
  • Dendrelaphis formosus, Robert Mertens (1934)
  • Dendrophis formosus formosus, Wilhelm Meise & Emil Hans Willi Hennig (1932)
  • Ahaetulla formosa, Malcolm Arthur Smith (1930)
  • Dendrophis formosus, Theodorus Willem van Lidth de Jeude (1922)
  • Dendrophis formosus, Nelly de Rooij (1917)
  • Dendrophis formosus, George Albert Boulenger (1894)
  • Leptophis formosa, Hermann August Hagen (1890)
  • Dendrophis formosus, Oskar Boettger (1887)
  • Leptophis formosus, Giorgio Jan (1863)
  • Dendrophis formosa, André Marie Constant Duméril & Gabriel Bibron (1854)
  • Dendrophis formosa, Friedrich Boie (1827)
Dendrelaphis formosus

Dendrelaphis formosus

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Distribution map of Elegant bronzeback, Dendrelaphis formosus in Thailand

Range map of Dendrelaphis formosus in Thailand

Important note; our range maps are based on limited data we have collected. The data is not necessarily accurate or complete.

Special thanks to Ton Smits and Parinya Pawangkhanant for their help with many range data.

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