Thai National Parks

Due to COVID-19 outbreak, all national parks, wildlife sactuaries and other protected forest areas in Thailand are closed from 25th March until further notice. Some popular tourist destinations like Similan Islands, Surin Islands are within national parks, they too are closed. We will announce from here when the parks reopen.

Reptiles of Thailand

Species of Thailand

Spotted slug snake

Thai: งูกินทากจุดดำ, ngu gin thaag jud damm

Binomial name: Pareas macularius, William Theobald, 1868

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Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Reptilia
Order
Squamata
Suborder
Serpentes
Family
Colubridae
Genus
Pareas
Species
Pareas macularius

Common names

  • English:
    • Spotted slug snake
    • Spotted slug-eating snake
    • Darjeeling snail-eater
  • Thai: งูกินทากจุดดำ, ngu gin thaag jud damm

Synonyms

  • Pareas macularius, Sjon Hauser (2017)
Pareas macularius

Pareas macularius

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Pareas macularius

Pareas macularius

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Pareas macularius

Pareas macularius

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Pareas macularius

Pareas macularius

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Distribution map of Spotted slug snake, Pareas macularius in Thailand

Range map of Pareas macularius 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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