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Snakes of Thailand

Species of Thailand

Snake-eater wolf snake

In Thai: งูปล้องฉนวนกินงู, ngu plong cha nuan gin ngu

Binomial name: Lycodon ophiophagus, Gernot Vogel, Patrick David & Olivier S.G. Pauwels, Montri Sumontha, Gerrut Norval, Ralf Hendrix, Thanh Ngoc Vu & Thomas Ziegler, 2009

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Scientific classification

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

Common names

  • German: Schlangenfressende Wolfszahnnatter
  • English: Snake-eater wolf snake
  • Dutch: Slangenetende Wolfslang
  • Thai: งูปล้องฉนวนกินงู, ngu plong cha nuan gin ngu

Synonyms

  • Lycodon ophiophagus, Van Stanley Bartholomew Wallach et al. (2014)
  • Lycodon ophiophagus, Gernot Vogel, Patrick David & Olivier S.G. Pauwels, Montri Sumontha, Gerrut Norval, Ralf Hendrix, Thanh Ngoc Vu & Thomas Ziegler (2009)

Photos

Lycodon ophiophagus
Lycodon ophiophagus

Range Map

Distribution map of Snake-eater wolf snake, Lycodon ophiophagus in Thailand
Range map of Lycodon ophiophagus in Thailand