The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Tropidonophis punctiventris (Boettger, 1895)

Halmahera keelback

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1894

Rediscovered in 2010

 

Distribution

Halmahera, Indonesia

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Boettger, O. (1895). Liste der Amphibien und Batrachier des Insel Halmaheira nach den Sammlungen Prof. Dr. W. Kükenthal's. Zoologischer Anzeiger 18: 116-121, 129-138.

 

Other references:

Subasli, Dadang Rahadian. (2019). Rediscovery of the Halmahera keelback, Tropidonophis punctiventris (Boettger, 1895) (Serpentes: Colubridae) after 116 years. Zoo Indonesia 28(1): 59-63.

 

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