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Red-tailed Green Rat Snake

Gonyosoma oxycephalum

Description:

it has a red tail and yellow belly. Gonyosoma_oxycephalum? Ahaetulla prasina? Trimeresurus?

Habitat:

coconut tree

Notes:

I found this snake when he was eating a bat. Check the video.

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Red-tailed Green Rat Snake
Gonyosoma oxycephalum


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4 Comments

AfriBats
AfriBats 9 years ago

Wow, what a story, Vernando! Did you observe where the snake caught the bat? The bat might be the same species as in your spotting
http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/512...
and I'd be curious to hear whether you have any additional information that led to this predation event.

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 9 years ago

Yes, it looked that way :-(

VernandoSimbolon
VernandoSimbolon 9 years ago

Sadly, it is killed by local people

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 9 years ago

Nice video. What happened to the snake?

VernandoSimbolon
Spotted by
VernandoSimbolon

Daerah Istimewa Yogyakarta, Indonesia

Spotted on Mar 12, 2013
Submitted on Mar 12, 2013

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