Himalayan Mountain Keelback ( Amphiesma platyceps Blyth, 1854 )

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Name
Scientific Name: 
Amphiesma platyceps (Blyth, 1854)
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TBA

Scalation
Head: 
Supralabial 7 or 8; 3rd to 5th in contact with eyes; loreal 1, sometimes absent or fused with frontal; preocular 1; temporal 1+1 (3) or 2+2. Maxillary teeth 18-22, last 2-3 prominently enlarged.
Dorsal: 
Weakly keeled scales in 19:19:17 rows.
Ventral: 
191-234
Sub Caudal: 
78-98; paired.
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