Species of Thailand
Keeled rat snake
Thai: งูสิงหางดำ, ngu sing hang damm
Binomial name: Ptyas carinata, Albert Charles Lewis Günther, 1858
Commonly known as the Keeled Rat Snake, Ptyas carinata is a species of colubrid snake. It is found in Indonesia, Myanmar, Malaysia, Thailand, Philippines, Cambodia, Vietnam and Singapore.
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- Ptyas carinata
- German: Gekielte Rattenschlange
- English: Keeled rat snake
- งูสิงหางดำ, ngu sing hang damm
- งูสิงดง, ngu sing dong
- งูเห่าดง, ngu haow dong
- Ptyas carinata, Van Stanley Bartholomew Wallach et al. (2014)
- Ptyas carinata, Patrick David & Indraneil Das (2004)
- Zaocys carinatus, Larry Lee Grismer et al. (2002)
- Zaocys carinatus, Rooijen & Rooijen (2002)
- Ptyas carinatus, Rudolf Malkmus et al. (2002)
- Ptyas carinatus, Merel J. Cox et al. (1998)
- Zaocys carinatus, Ulrich Manthey & Wolfgang Grossmann (1997)
- Ptyas carinatus, Patrick David & Gernot Vogel (1996)
- Zaocys carinatus, Alice Georgie Cruickshank Grandison (1978)
- Zaocys carinatus, Malcolm Arthur Smith (1943)
- Ptyas carinatus, Frank Wall (1923)
- Zaocys carinatus, George Albert Boulenger (1893)
- Zaocys tenasserimensis, William Lutley Sclater (1891)
- Zaocys (Zapyrus) carinatus, Oskar Boettger (1887)
- Zaocys carinatus, Albert Charles Lewis Günther (1864)
- Coryphodon carinatus, Albert Charles Lewis Günther (1858)
- Ptyas carinatus, Albert Charles Lewis Günther (1858)
- Zaocys carinatus, Albert Charles Lewis Günther (1858)
Least Concern (IUCN3.1)
- Bannang Sata District, Yala
- Doi Suthep-Pui National Park
- Hala-Bala Wildlife Sanctuary
- Huai Kha Khaeng Wildlife Sanctuary
- Kaeng Krachan National Park
- Kathu District, Phuket
- Khao Chong
- Khao Luang National Park
- Khao Phanom Bencha National Park
- Mueang Chiang Mai District, Chiang Mai
- Mueang Tak District, Tak
- Ngao District, Lampang
- Omkoi District, Chiang Mai
- Pak Thong Chai District, Nakhon Ratchasima
- Phop Phra District, Tak
- Salak Pra Wildlife Sanctuary
- Thale Ban National Park
- Thung Hua Chang District, Lamphun
- Umphang District, Tak
- Wang Nuea District, Lampang
Range map of Ptyas carinata 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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