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  Macropisthodon rhodomelas
  Family Name : Colubridae

  Taxonomic Group : Vertebrates (Reptile)

  Common Names : Blue-necked Keelback

Blue-necked Keelback
  • Description
    • Description :
      Head distinct from stout body, dorsal scales keeled. Above orange-brown with a black chevron mark over the back of the neck of which the apex points backwards and continues as a black mid-dorsal strip down to the tail.
  • Ecology, Habitat & Location
    • Habitats :
      Forest, Terrestrial
      Distribution :
      Distributed in the Malay Peninsula, Sumatra, Borneo and Java. In Singapore, recorded mainly from the Central Nature Reserves.
      Nature Reserves :
      Bukit Timah Nature Reserve, Central Catchment Nature Reserve
  • Status
    • Species Status :

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