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Reptiles of Thailand

Species of Thailand

Striped ringneck

Binomial name: Gongylosoma baliodeirum (Friedrich Boie, 1827)

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Scientific classification

Gongylosoma baliodeirum

Common names

  • German: Gestreifte Halsbandnatter
  • English: Striped ringneck (G. b. baliodeirus), Cochran’s ringneck (G. b. cochranae), Boie's smooth snake
  • Thai: งูสายทองลายแถบ (G. b. baliodeirus), งูสายทองจันทบุรี (G. b. cochranae)


  • Gongylosoma baliodeirus baliodeirus (Friedrich Boie, 1827) - South Thailand

    Common name(s): Striped ringneck

  • Gongylosoma baliodeirus cochranae (Edward Harrison Taylor, 1962) - East Thailand

    Common name(s): Cochran’s ringneck


  • Gongylosoma baliodeirum, Tanya Chan-Ard et al. (2015)
  • Gongylosoma baliodeira, Van Stanley Bartholomew Wallach et al. (2014)
  • Gongylosoma balodeirum sic, Indraneil Das & Norsham S. Yaakob (2007)
  • Gongylosoma baliodeira, Olivier Sylvain Gérard Pauwels (2003)
  • Gongylosoma baliodeirum, Rudolf Malkmus et al. (2002)
  • Gongylosoma baliodeirum, Tanya Chan-Ard et al. (1999)
  • Liopeltis baliodeirus, Ulrich Manthey & Wolfgang Grossmann (1997)
  • Gongylosoma baliodeirum, Patrick David & Gernot Vogel (1996)
  • Liopeltis baliodeira baliodeira, Kenneth R. G. Welch (1988)
  • Liopeltis baliodeira, Michael Wilmer Forbes Tweedie (1983)
  • Liopeltis baliodeirus, Ulrich Manthey (1983)
  • Liopeltis baliodeira, Alice Georgie Cruickshank Grandison (1978)
  • Liopeltis baliodeirus, Alice Georgie Cruickshank Grandison (1972)
  • Gongylosoma baliodeirum, Alan E. Leviton (1964)
  • Liopeltis baliodeirus (baliodeirus), Edward Harrison Taylor (1962)
  • Liopeltis baliodeirus, Georg Haas (1950)
  • Gongylosoma baliodeirum, Malcolm Arthur Smith (1931)
  • Ablabes baliodirus, Theodorus Willem van Lidth de Jeude (1922)
  • Liopeltis baliodirus, Thomas Barbour (1912)
  • Liopeltis baliodirum, Thomas Barbour (1912)
  • Ablabes baliodeirus, George Albert Boulenger (1894)
  • Diadophis baliodirus, Theodorus Willem van Lidth de Jeude (1890)
  • Ablabes baliodirus var. cinctus, Johann Gustav Fischer (1886)
  • Diadophis baliodeirus, Giorgio Jan (1866)
  • Ablabes baliodirus, Albert Charles Lewis Günther (1864)
  • Diadophis baliodeirus, Giorgio Jan (1863)
  • Ablabes baliodeirus, André Marie Constant Duméril & Gabriel Bibron (1854)
  • Gongylosoma baliodeirum, Leopold Fitzinger (1843)
  • Coronella baliodeira, Hermann Schlegel (1837)
  • Coronella baliodeira, Friedrich Boie (1827)

Striped ringneck is found in following locations in Thailand

Please note that this non-official list is not complete nor necessarily accurate. This list is a summary of checklists from other websites, blogs, publications, photo/videos published on various websites or our own findings. We appreciate your contributions with photo proof.

  • Khao Soi Dao Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Waeng District, Narathiwat

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Distribution map of Striped ringneck, Gongylosoma baliodeirum in Thailand
  • Khao Soi Dao Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Waeng District, Narathiwat

Range map of Gongylosoma baliodeirum in Thailand

Important note; our range maps are generated automatically based on very limited data we have about the protected sites, the data is not necessarily accurate. Please help us to improve our range maps by sharing your findings/knowledge.