About this object

The snake can reach a length of 180 cm but is usually closer to 140 cm. The males are usually thinner than females but are more colourful, ranging from a reddish shade or bright chestnut brown, to a shiny bronze color. The females are usually dull-coloured, and more stout-bodied than the males.

Object specifics

  • Accession no.
    1980.251.2
  • Scientific name
    Dendrelaphis caudolineatus (Gray, 1834)
  • Classification
    REPTILIA SERPENTES COLUBRIDAE
  • Common name
    Gray Bronzeback
  • Collector
    unrecorded
  • Date collected
    unrecorded
  • Place collected
    Asia: South Eastern Asia: Singapore
  • Measurements
    unrecorded
  • Credit line
    Donated by the Liverpool University Zoology Museum
  • Red Book Data status
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Other number(s)
    Collection Number: 74.3a.1
Object view = Natural Science
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