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Reptiles of Thailand

Species of Thailand

Common ringneck

Thai: งูสายทองคอแหวน (ngu sai thong khor waen)

Binomial name: Gongylosoma scriptum, William Theobald, 1868

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Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Reptilia
Order
Squamata
Suborder
Serpentes
Family
Colubridae
Genus
Gongylosoma
Species
Gongylosoma scriptum

Common names

  • German: Gewöhnliche Halsbandnatter
  • English:
    • Common ringneck
    • Indochinese Ground Snake
  • Thai: งูสายทองคอแหวน (ngu sai thong khor waen)

Synonyms

  • Gongylosoma scriptum, Van Stanley Bartholomew Wallach et al. (2014)
  • Gongylosoma scriptum, Patrick David et al. (2004)
  • Gongylosoma scripta, Larry Lee Grismer et al. (2003)
  • Gongylosoma scriptum, Tanya Chan-Ard et al. (1999)
  • Liopeltis scriptus, Ulrich Manthey & Wolfgang Grossmann (1997)
  • Gongylosoma scripta, Alan E. Leviton (1963)
  • Liopeltis scriptus, Malcolm Arthur Smith (1943)
  • Gongylosoma scriptum, Doris Mable Cochran (1930)
  • Liopeltis scriptus, Frank Wall (1924)
  • Ablabes scriptus, George Albert Boulenger (1890)
  • Ablabes scriptus, William Theobald (1868)

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Common ringneck

Common ringneck

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Range map of Gongylosoma scriptum 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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