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Reptiles of Thailand

Species of Thailand

Striped kukri snake

Thai: งูงอดไทย, ngu ngod Thai

Binomial name: Oligodon taeniatus, Albert Charles Lewis Günther, 1861

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Scientific classification

Oligodon taeniatus

Common names

  • German: Gestreifte Kukrinatter
  • English: Striped kukri snake
  • Thai: งูงอดไทย, ngu ngod Thai


  • Oligodon taeniatus, Van Stanley Bartholomew Wallach et al. (2014)
  • Oligodon taeniatus, Marc David Green et al. (2010)
  • Oligodon quadrilineatus, Tanya Chan-Ard et al. (1999)
  • Oligodon taeniatus, Tanya Chan-Ard et al. (1999)
  • Oligodon taeniatus, Merel J. Cox et al. (1998)
  • Oligodon quadrilineatus, George R. Zug et al. (1998)
  • Oligodon taeniatus, Ulrich Manthey & Wolfgang Grossmann (1997)
  • Oligodon quadrilineatus, Edward Harrison Taylor (1965)
  • Oligodon taeniatus, Malcolm Arthur Smith (1943)
  • Oligodon quadrilineatus, Malcolm Arthur Smith (1943)
  • Holarchus taeniatus taeniatus, Doris Mable Cochran (1930)
  • Simotes taeniatus var. mouhoti, George Albert Boulenger (1914)
  • Simotes taeniatus, George Albert Boulenger (1894)
  • Simotes quadrilineatus, Giorgio Jan (1866)
  • Simotes quadrilineatus, Giorgio Jan & Ferdinando Sordelli (1865)
  • Simotes taeniatus, Albert Charles Lewis Günther (1861)

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Oligodon taeniatus

Oligodon taeniatus


Distribution map of Striped kukri snake, Oligodon taeniatus in Thailand
  • Ban Bueng District, Chonburi
  • Bangkok Province
  • Khong Chai District, Kalasin
  • Lahan Sai District, Buriram
  • Mueang Nakhon Sawan District, Nakhon Sawan
  • Mueang Phichit District, Phichit
  • Pak Thong Chai District, Nakhon Ratchasima
  • Phibun Mangsahan District, Ubon Ratchathani
  • Phichai District, Uttaradit
  • Phu Khiao District, Chaiyaphum
  • Phu Khiao Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Sakaerat Environmental Research Station
  • Sung Noen District, Nakhon Ratchasima
  • Thanyaburi District, Pathum Thani
  • Trakan Phuet Phon District, Ubon Ratchathani
  • Watthana Nakhon District, Sa Kaeo

Range map of Oligodon taeniatus 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, Parinya Pawangkhanant, Ian Dugdale and many others for their contribution for range data.

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