Species Details

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Blythia reticulata

Iridescent Snake Did you see this animal?

Scientific Name : Blythia reticulata
Family : Colubridae
Order : Squamata
Class : Reptilia
Phylum : Chordata
Other Name : Blyth’s Reticulate Snake
Habitat : Mixed evergreen forests
Description : The rostral scale of Iridescent Snake is about as broad as deep and is visible from above. Six upper labials present. This snake is blackish-brown above and below.
Distribution in Bangladesh
description written by: Razia Sultana Setu,Department of Zoology,University of Dhaka ; information source:Wikipedia, IUCN Red List Bangladesh Volume-4 2015; photo credit:Asok Captain/Lisus(www.inaturalist.org/people/Asok Captain/Lisus), photo copyright: iNaturalist. more information please contact with us.