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Species of Thailand

Gray's kukri snake

Binomial name: Oligodon dorsalis, John Edward Gray in Gray & Thomas Hardwicke, 1835

Gray's Kukri Snake or Bengalese Kukri Snake, Oligodon dorsalis, is a species of snake.

Distribution:

India (Assam), Bhutan, Bangladesh, Myanmar (Burma), Thailand.

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Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Reptilia
Order
Squamata
Suborder
Serpentes
Family
Colubridae
Genus
Oligodon
Species
Oligodon dorsalis

Common names

  • German: Bengalische Kukrinatter
  • English:
    • Gray's kukri snake
    • Bengalese kukri snake

Synonyms

  • Oligodon dorsalis, Van Stanley Bartholomew Wallach et al. (2014)
  • Oligodon dorsalis, Patrick David et al. (2011)
  • Oligodon dorsalis, Merel J. Cox et al. (1998)
  • Oligodon dorsalis, Malcolm Arthur Smith (1943)
  • Oligodon dorsalis, Frank Wall (1908)
  • Oligodon dorsalis, John Anderson (1871)
  • Oligodon dorsale, Arnold Adolph Berthold (1859)
  • Oligodon dorsalis, Albert Charles Lewis Günther (1858)
  • Elaps dorsalis, John Edward Gray in Gray & Thomas Hardwicke (1835)

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