Sri Lankan cat snake (Boiga ceylonensis)

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Sri Lankan cat snake fact file

Sri Lankan cat snake description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyColubridae
GenusBoiga (1)

Information on the Sri Lankan cat snake (Boiga ceylonensis) is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

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Sri Lankan cat snake status

The Sri Lankan cat snake has not yet been assessed by the IUCN.

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This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
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References

  1. UNEP-WCMC (April, 2011)
    http://www.unep-wcmc.org
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Sri Lankan cat snake in defensive posture  
Sri Lankan cat snake in defensive posture

© L. J. Mendis Wickramasinghe

L. J. Mendis Wickramasinghe
President, Herpetological Foundation of Sri Lanka,
Thalarukkarama Road,
Kudawaskaduwa,
Waskaduwa,
12580
Sri Lanka
boiga2000@gmail.com

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