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Buff striped keelback snake

Amphiesma stolatum


This snake is also known as Pagel ( in Tulu language ) . It is a small , slender snake ; there are two yellow longitudinal stripes running through out the body ( clearly visible in the posterior region ) . The tip of the tail is pointed .


Found this species in the garden .


It was very calm as well as shy at the same time . This was not offensive towards we when i was clicking the photograph .

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Buff-striped keelback
Amphiesma stolata, form (erythrostictus) Buff striped keelback - Wikipedia

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1 Comment

ForestDragon 2 months ago

What a beautiful snake! Could you add some more information in the description about this snake and your experience with it?

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Udupi, Karnataka, India

Spotted on Dec 13, 2019
Submitted on Dec 30, 2020

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