2009
10.24

White banded wolf snake
(Sakishima-baikada)
Lycodon ruhstrati multifasciatus

At Ishigaki island
Photograph by Baikada
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DISTRIBUTION
Iriomotejima Is, Ishigakijima Is, Miyakojima Is, and Irabu Is.
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LENGTH
TL:70-80cm
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OTHER PHOTOGRAPHS


At Iriomote island
Photograph by Baikada


Juvenile’s Threat posture
At Iriomote island
Photograph by Baikada
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It goes up the tree.
At Iriomote island
Photograph by Baikada
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Image of thickness
At Iriomote island
Photograph by Baikada
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Adult
At Ishigaki island
Photograph by Baikada
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Pupils of eyes are thin because it is daytime.
At Ishigaki island
Photograph by Baikada
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Pupils of eyes are open at nighttime.
At Ishigaki island
Photograph by Baikada
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Her pupil became small when I was taking a photograph for a long time.
At Ishigaki island
Photograph by Baikada
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The color of tongue is pink.
At Ishigaki island
Photograph by Baikada
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The eyeball is projected.
At Ishigaki island
Photograph by Baikada
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The belly is white.
At Ishigaki island
Photograph by Baikada
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It is unremarkable though a small, black point lies scattered near the tail.
This is female.
Because a body is thin, as for White banded wolf snake, the identification of the male and female is generally difficult.
At Ishigaki island
Photograph by Baikada
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Faces
At Ishigaki island
Photograph by Baikada
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Scales
At Ishigaki island
Photograph by Baikada
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They do not worry getting on on an unstable leaf.
At Isahigaki island
Photograph by Baikada
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At Ishigaki island
Photograph by Baikada
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Movie of White banded wolf snake on the leaf.
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Threat posture
At Ishigaki island
Photograph by Baikada
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Movie of attack of White banded wolf snake
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