Species of Thailand
Vogel's pit viper
Thai: งูเขียวไผ่หางเขียว, ngu khieow pai khieow
Binomial name: Trimeresurus vogeli, Patrick David & Olivier S.G. Pauwels & Nicolas Vidal, 2001
Trimeresurus vogeli is a venomous pitviper species native to Southeast Asia.
The specific name, vogeli, is in honor of German herpetologist Gernot Vogel.
T. vogeli is found in Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, and Vietnam.
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- Trimeresurus vogeli
- English: Vogel’s pit viper
- Thai: งูเขียวไผ่หางเขียว, ngu khieow pai khieow
- Viridovipera vogeli, Tanya Chan-Ard et al. (2015)
- Viridovipera vogeli, Van Stanley Bartholomew Wallach et al. (2014)
- Trimeresurus vogeli, Livigni (2013)
- Trimeresurus (Viridovipera) vogeli, Patrick David et al. (2011)
- Viridovipera vogeli, Dawson et al. (2008)
- Viridovipera vogeli, Thomas Ziegler et al. (2007)
- Trimeresurus vogeli, Andreas Gumprecht et al. (2004)
- Viridovipera vogeli, Anita Malhotra & Roger Stephen Thorpe (2004)
- Trimeresurus vogeli, Patrick David & Olivier S.G. Pauwels (2001)
Least Concern (IUCN3.1)
- Khao Khitchakut National Park
- Khao Soi Dao Wildlife Sanctuary
- Khao Yai National Park
Range map of Trimeresurus vogeli in Thailand
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Special thanks to Ton Smits, Parinya Pawangkhanant, Ian Dugdale and many others for their contribution for range data.
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