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Reptiles of Thailand

Species of Thailand

Banded bronzeback

Thai: งูสายม่านลายเฉียง (ngu sai man lai chiang)

Binomial name: Dendrelaphis striatus, Ludwig Cohn, 1905

Also known as striated bronzeback tree snake, banded bronzeback (Dendrelaphis striatus) is a species non–venomous arboreal snake found in Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand.

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Scientific classification

Dendrelaphis striatus

Common names

  • German: Gebänderte Bronzenatter
  • English:
    • Banded bronzeback
    • Striated bronzeback tree snake
  • Thai: งูสายม่านลายเฉียง (ngu sai man lai chiang)


  • Dendrelaphis striatus, Van Stanley Bartholomew Wallach et al. (2014)
  • Dendrelaphis striatus, Merel J. Cox et al. (1998)
  • Dendrelaphis striatus, Ulrich Manthey & Wolfgang Grossmann (1997)
  • Dendrelaphis striatus, Alice Georgie Cruickshank Grandison (1978)
  • Ahaetulla striata, Michael Wilmer Forbes Tweedie (1953)
  • Dendrelaphis (striatus), Jay Mathers Savage (1952)
  • Ahaetulla striata, Michael Wilmer Forbes Tweedie (1950)
  • Ahaetulla boiga striata, W. Ladiges (1939)
  • Dendrelaphis pictus pictus, striata phase, Robert Mertens (1934)
  • Dendrophis pictus var. striatus, Wilhelm Meise & Emil Hans Willi Hennig (1932)
  • Dendrophis pictus striata, Léo Daniël Brongersma (1931)
  • Dendrophis pictus var. striata, Theodorus Willem van Lidth de Jeude (1922)
  • Dendrophis pictus var. striata, Nelly de Rooij (1915)
  • Dendrophis pictus striata, Ludwig Cohn (1905)
  • Dendrophis pictus, W. Volz (1904)

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

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Distribution map of Banded bronzeback, Dendrelaphis striatus in Thailand

Range map of Dendrelaphis striatus 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, Parinya Pawangkhanant, Ian Dugdale and many others for their contribution for range data.

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