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Cambodian kukri snake

Thai: งูงอดเขมร, ngu ngod khamin

Binomial name: Oligodon mouhoti, George Albert Boulenger, 1914

Also known as Cambodian kukri snake, Mouhot’s kukri snake (Oligodon mouhoti) is a species of snake found in Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam.

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Scientific classification

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

Common names

  • German: Mouhots Kukrinatter
  • English:
    • Cambodian kukri snake
    • Mouhot’s kukri snake
  • Thai: งูงอดเขมร, ngu ngod khamin

Synonyms

  • Oligodon mouhoti, Van Stanley Bartholomew Wallach et al. (2014)
  • Oligodon mouhoti, Nguyen Van Sang et al. (2009)
  • Oligodon mouhoti, Merel J. Cox et al. (1998)
  • Holarchus taeniatus mouhoti, Doris Mable Cochran (1930)
  • Simotes taeniatus mouhoti, George Albert Boulenger (1914)
  • Holarchus taeniatus mouhoti, George Albert Boulenger (1914)

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Oligodon mouhoti

Oligodon mouhoti

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Distribution map of Cambodian kukri snake, Oligodon mouhoti in Thailand

Range map of Oligodon mouhoti in Thailand

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Special thanks to Ton Smits and Parinya Pawangkhanant for their help with many range data.

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