Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Beddome's cat snake (Boiga beddomei)

English: Beddome's cat snake
Binomial: Boiga beddomei
Sinhala: කහ මාපිලා[Kaha mapila]

Beddome's cat snake is a nocturnal and mostly arboreal colubrine snake found in Sri Lanka and India. It is considered to be mildly venomous. Above photographed one was found in a wet zone forest  of Sri Lanka in December, 2015.

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