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Calamaria prakkei Lidthe de Jeude, 1893:252

Prakke's reed snake, Brike snake

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Calamaria prakkii Lidthe de Jeude, 1893:252; Calamaria sumatrana Sclater, 1891:233

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1893 or before (c.1889?)

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered

 

Distribution

Sabah, Malaysia, Borneo

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Lidth de Jeude, T. W. van (1893). On reptiles from North Borneo. Notes from the Leyden Museum 15 (3): 250-257.

 

Other references:

de Rooij, Nelly. (1917). The Reptiles of the Indo-Australian Archipelago. II. Ophida. Leiden, Netherlands: E. J. Brill. 334 pp.

Inger, R.F., Iskandar, D., Das, I., Jenkins, H., Auliya, M. and Lilley, R. (2012). Calamaria prakkei. In: IUCN 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.1. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 14 July 2013.

Inger, Robert F. and Marx, Hymen. (1965). The systematics and evolution of the oriental Colubrid snakes of the genus Calamaria. Fieldiana Zoology 49. 304 pp.

https://reptile-database.reptarium.cz/species?genus=Calamaria&species=prakkei

https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/17227/calamaria-prakkei-prakkes-reed-snake

 

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