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Reptiles of Thailand

Species of Thailand

Burmese keelback

Binomial name: Xenochrophis punctulatus (Albert Charles Lewis Günther, 1858)

Xenochrophis punctulatus is a species of snake found in East India, Myanmar, and Thailand (Mae Hong Son Province).

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Scientific classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Reptilia
Order
Squamata
Suborder
Serpentes
Family
Colubridae
Genus
Xenochrophis
Species
Xenochrophis punctulatus

Common names

  • English: Burmese keelback, Spotted keelback water snake
  • Thai: งูลายสอพม่า

Synonyms

  • Xenochrophis punctulatus, Van Stanley Bartholomew Wallach et al. (2014)
  • Xenochrophis punctulatus, Indraneil Das (1996)
  • Natrix punctulata, Malcolm Arthur Smith (1943)
  • Nerodia punctulata, Frank Wall (1923)
  • Tropidonotus punctulatus, George Albert Boulenger (1893)
  • Fowlea peguensis, William Theobald (1868)
  • Tropidonotus punctulatus, Albert Charles Lewis Günther (1858)

Burmese keelback 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.

  • Kra Buri District
  • Mueang Mae Hong Son District

Conservation status

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

Least Concern (IUCN3.1)

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Distribution map of Burmese keelback, Xenochrophis punctulatus in Thailand
  • Kra Buri District
  • Mueang Mae Hong Son District

Range map of Xenochrophis punctulatus in Thailand

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