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Theobald's kukri snake

Thai: งูปี่แก้วพม่า, ngu bpi gaeow Phama

Binomial name: Oligodon theobaldi, Albert Charles Lewis Günther, 1868

Theobald's Kukri Snake Oligodon theobaldi is a species of snake found in Bangladesh, Myanmar (= Burma), India (Assam) and Thailand.

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Scientific classification

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

Common names

  • English:
    • Mandalay kukri snake
    • Theobald's kukri snake
  • Thai: งูปี่แก้วพม่า, ngu bpi gaeow Phama

Synonyms

  • Oligodon theobaldi, Van Stanley Bartholomew Wallach et al. (2014)
  • Oligodon theobaldi, Marc David Green et al. (2010)
  • Oligodon theobaldi, Indraneil Das (1996)
  • Oligodon theobaldi, Malcolm Arthur Smith (1943)
  • Oligodon theobaldi, Frank Wall (1923)
  • Simotes theobaldi, Frank Wall (1908)
  • Simotes beddomii, George Albert Boulenger (1890)
  • Simotes theobaldi, Albert Charles Lewis Günther (1868)

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

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Range map of Oligodon theobaldi 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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