Thai National Parks

Snakes of Thailand

Species of Thailand

Omkoi lance-headed pit viper

In Thai: งูเกโลอมก๋อย, ngoo kelo Omkoi

Binomial name: Protobothrops kelomohy, Montri Sumonthai, Taksa Vasaruchapong, Niruth Chomngam, Sunutchasuntrarachun, Parinya Pawangkhanant, Weerasak Sompan, Ton Smits, Kirati Kunya & Lawan Chanhome, 2020

Site notes

Read the paper here;

https://li01.tci-thaijo.org/index.php/tnh/article/view/208081/164026

Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Subphylum
Vertebrata
Class
Reptilia
Order
Squamata
Suborder
Serpentes
Family
Viperidae
Genus
Protobothrops
Species
Protobothrops kelomohy

Common names

  • Karen: Yum Kelo Mo Hy
  • Thai: งูเกโลอมก๋อย, ngoo kelo Omkoi

Photos

No photo for this species yet

Range Map

Distribution map of Omkoi lance-headed  pit  viper, Protobothrops kelomohy in Thailand
  • Omkoi District, Chiang Mai
  • Tha Song Yang District, Tak
Range map of Protobothrops kelomohy in Thailand