Calamaria Reed Snake ( Liopeltis calamaria Günther, 1858 )

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Name
Scientific Name: 
Liopeltis calamaria (Günther, 1858)
Regional Names: 
English: 
Reed-Like Stripe-Necked Snake
Kannada: 
ಕಾಲಮಾರಿಯ ಜೊಂಡುಹಾವು
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Description: 

TBA

Scalation
Head: 
Nostril very small, single nasal. Supralabial 6 or 7; 3rd & 4th in contact with eyes; loreal united with nasal; preocular 1 or 2; postocular 2; temporal 1+2. Anterior genial slightly longer than posterior. Maxillary teeth 24-26.
Dorsal: 
Smooth scales without apical pits in 15:15:15 rows.
Ventral: 
126-142 (Male), 130-154 (Female); rounded; anal divided.
Sub Caudal: 
68-78 (Male), 53-72 (Female); paired.
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