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Red-tailed Green Rat Snake

Gonyosoma oxycephalum


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


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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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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
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 9 years ago

Sadly, it is killed by local people

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 9 years ago

Nice video. What happened to the snake?

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Daerah Istimewa Yogyakarta, Indonesia

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

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