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Asian Vine Snake

Ahaetulla prasina

Description:

This snake was over 2m long - the part visible in this photo was only about a 3rd of its total length.



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22 Comments

Wow extraordinary !
Congratulations Kristian

fede1
fede1 a year ago

woou that is very scary and strange but i like it :)

MaryEvans2
MaryEvans2 a year ago

Absolutely stunning! Congrats on SOtD ;)

pamsai
pamsai a year ago

fabulous photo... great clarity and colour... Interesting, the one in my garden in South India had no black on it. This one has quite a pattern.

Stian Waaler
Stian Waaler a year ago

Amazing picture!
Congratz!

Harsha Singh
Harsha Singh a year ago

The pic is magical.

Fantastic photo!

Atul
Atul a year ago

congrats !

Maria dB
Maria dB a year ago

congratulations!

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar a year ago

Look like in defensive pose.

Wild Things
Wild Things a year ago

Lovely spotting! Congratulations!

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri a year ago

Congratulations!

KarenL
KarenL a year ago

Awesome spot Kristian! Congratulations!

VivBraznell
VivBraznell a year ago

Congrats on the SOTD Kristian!

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga a year ago

Congratulations for the SOTD !!!!!!

Yasser
Yasser a year ago

Kristian, congrats! This beauty has been selected as Spotting of the Day!

"The Asian Vinesnake, is a widespread species of tree snake found in South Asia and Southeast Asia. It is a rear-fanged species that is not considered a threat to humans."

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Dilek Cifci
Dilek Cifci 2 years ago

WoWWW!

VivBraznell
VivBraznell 2 years ago

I could'nt agree more .... amazing colour.... and now that I know they are harmless maybe I'll be looking out for them

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 2 years ago

Excellent shot, and nice to know they are harmless :)

Kristian Bell
Kristian Bell 2 years ago

Viv - they are totally harmless and really a beautiful green, you should definitely hope to meet one!

VivBraznell
VivBraznell 2 years ago

Amazing shot Kristian! I hope I never meet one here : (

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 2 years ago

great shot!

Ko Tao#chumphon, Thailand

Lat: 10.11, Long: 99.84

Spotted on Jul 10, 2011
Submitted on Mar 17, 2012

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