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Green keelback

Macrophisthodon plumbicolor


This green snake came out from below some crates that had been unloaded a couple of days earlier. No doubt it had crept in from the surrounding foliage.


Near the peak of Gurushikhar, Aravalli mountains, edge of the Thar desert of Rajasthan


After moving around for a while, it disappeared back into the surrounding bushes..

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Shashikiran 5 years ago

Thanks chimetsetan for your comment

ChimeTsetan 5 years ago

lovely juvenile GKB. I only found a single specimen of adult here in south once. I guess its rare chance to find one.

Shashikiran 5 years ago

Thanks namitha

namitha 5 years ago

Cool find!

Rajasthan, India

Lat: 24.65, Long: 72.78

Spotted on Oct 19, 2010
Submitted on Sep 14, 2013

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