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Snakes of Thailand

Species of Thailand

Red whip snake

In Thai: งูเถา, ngu thao

Binomial name: Dryophiops rubescens, John Edward Gray in Gray & Thomas Hardwicke, 1835

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Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Subphylum
Vertebrata
Class
Reptilia
Order
Squamata
Suborder
Serpentes
Family
Colubridae
Genus
Dryophiops
Species
Dryophiops rubescens

Common names

  • German: Brauner Baumschnüffler
  • English:
    • Red whip snake
    • Brown whip snake
  • Thai:
    • งูเถา, ngu thao
    • งูสายน้ำผึ้ง, gnu sai nampeung

Synonyms

  • Dryophiops rubescens, Van Stanley Bartholomew Wallach et al. (2014)
  • Dryophiops rubescens, Larry Lee Grismer et al. (2007)
  • Dryophiops rubescens, Merel J. Cox et al. (1998)
  • Dryophiops rubescens, Ulrich Manthey & Wolfgang Grossmann (1997)
  • Dryophiops rubuscens (sic), Axel Johan Einar Lönnberg & Carl Hialmar Rendahl (1925)
  • Dryophiops rubescens, George Albert Boulenger (1896)
  • Chrysopelea rubescens, Ferdinand Stoliczka (1870)
  • Dryophis rubescens, Giorgio Jan (1863)
  • Dendrophis sumatrana, Pieter Bleeker (1858)
  • Chrysopelea rubescens, Albert Charles Lewis Günther (1858)
  • Dendrophis sumatrana, Pieter Bleeker (nomen nudum) (1857)
  • Leptophis rubescens, Edward Blyth (1855)
  • Dipsas rubescens, John Edward Gray in Gray & Thomas Hardwicke (1835)

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Photos

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Range Map

Distribution map of Red whip snake, Dryophiops rubescens in Thailand
Range map of Dryophiops rubescens in Thailand