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Species of Thailand

Cox's mud snake

In Thai: งูหัวกะโหลกไทย, ngu hua galog Thai

Binomial name: Homalopsis mereljcoxi, John C. Murphy, Harold K. Voris, T.S.N. Murthy, Joshua Traub & Christina Cumberbatch, 2012

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Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Reptilia
Order
Squamata
Suborder
Serpentes
Family
Colubridae
Genus
Homalopsis
Species
Homalopsis mereljcoxi

Common names

  • English:
    • Cox's mud snake
    • Jack's water snake
  • Thai: งูหัวกะโหลกไทย, ngu hua galog Thai

Synonyms

  • Homalopsis mereljcoxi, Van Stanley Bartholomew Wallach et al. (2014)
  • Homalopsis mereljcoxi, John C. Murphy & Harold K. Voris (2014)
  • Homalopsis mereljcoxi, Peter Geissler (2012)
  • Homalopsis mereljcoxi, John C. Murphy, Harold K. Voris, T.S.N. Murthy, Joshua Traub & Christina Cumberbatch (2012)
  • Homalopsis buccata, Jean-Claude Albert Morice (1875)

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Range Map

Distribution map of Cox's mud snake, Homalopsis mereljcoxi in Thailand
  • Bangkok Province
  • Det Udom District, Ubon Ratchathani
  • Khlong Luang District, Pathum Thani
  • Khukhan District, Sisaket
  • Mancha Khiri District, Khon Kaen
  • Mueang Nakhon Ratchasima District, Nakhon Ratchasima
  • Mueang Phetchaburi District, Phetchaburi
  • Mueang Phichit District, Phichit
  • Mueang Sisaket District, Sisaket
  • Mueang Surin District, Surin
  • Phichai District, Uttaradit
  • Phimai District, Nakhon Ratchasima
  • Phon Thong District, Roi Et
  • San Pa Tong District, Chiang Mai
  • Sung Noen District, Nakhon Ratchasima
  • Tham Pha Tha Phon Non-Hunting Area
  • Thung Salaeng Luang National Park
  • Wang Nam Khiao District, Nakhon Ratchasima
  • Yan Ta Khao District, Trang
Range map of Homalopsis mereljcoxi in Thailand