Three-lined kukri snake

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Three-lined kukri snake
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Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Suborder: Serpentes
Family: Colubridae
Genus: Oligodon
Species:
O. trilineatus
Binomial name
Oligodon trilineatus

The three-lined kukri snake (Oligodon trilineatus) is a species of snake of the family Colubridae.

Geographic range

The snake is found in Indonesia. Specifically, it is widespread in the mainland and islands of Sumatra. [2]

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References

  1. "Oligodon trilineatus". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species . 2012. 2011. Retrieved 22 December 2016.
  2. "Oligodon trilineatus (Three-lined Kukri Snake)". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species . Retrieved 2018-07-12.