Red-striped Kukri Snake ( Oligodon erythrorhachis Wall, 1910 )

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Name
Scientific Name: 
Oligodon erythrorhachis (Wall, 1910)
Regional Names: 
English: 
Namsang Kukri Snake
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Distribution: 
This species is known from two localities Nemsang, Tirap District and Papum Pare Districts of Arunachal Pradesh at 150 m elevation. Likely to be occur in other hills of north-east region.
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Description: 

TBA

Habitat: 
Nothing precise is known about its habitat except the information that it was found in low elevation of type locality.
Threats: 
As this species is known only from handful of specimens there should be threats to its population in the localities of capture sites. Further efforts should be made to know its correct distribution status otherwise it may face threat of extinction.
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