2009
11.01

Pryer’s keelback snake
(Garasu hiba)
Hebius pryeri

At Okinawa island
Photograph by Baikada
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DISTRIBUTION
Almost of the islands of Amami Islands and Okinawa Islands.
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LENGTH
TL:45-88cm
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OTHER PHOTOGRAPHS


It has Yellow to White banded on the first half of a body.
The latter harf of a body is had checkerpattern.
At Kume island
Photograph by Baikada
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Back
At Okinawa island
Photograph by Baikada
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The iris is red to yellow.
At Okinawa island
Photograph by Baikada
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Head to neck.
At Okinawa island
Photograph by Baikada
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Around neck
At Okinawa island
Photograph by Baikada
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Abdomen
At Okinawa island
Photograph by Baikada
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The basal part of the tail
At Okinawa island
Photograph by Baikada
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Tail
At Okinawa island
Photograph by Baikada
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Keel of scales
I think the central swelling to be a parasite.
At Okinawa island
Photograph by Baikada
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Tongue
At Okinawa island
Photograph by Baikada
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Threat posture
At Okinawa island
Photograph by Baikada
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Belly
At Okinawa island
Photograph by Baikada
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Belly around tail
At Okinawa island
Photograph by Baikada

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