INDIA
2001


"In the Python's Grip"

 

EXPEDITION RESULTS

HERP LIFE LIST
Dicroglossidae Asian bullfrogs    
Euphlyctis cyanophlyctis Indian skipper frog    
       
Geoemydidae Asian hard-shelled turtles    
Hardella thurgi Brahminy river turtle    
Pangshura tentoria circumdata Indian tent turtle    
Gavialidae Gharials  
Gavialis gangeticus Ganges gharial  
Gekkonidae True geckos  
Hemidactylus flaviviridis Yellow-bellied leaf-toed gecko  
Scincidae Skinks  
Eutropis carinata carinata Common keeled skink  
Agamidae Agamas  
Calotes versicolor Common garden lizard  
Psammophilus blanfordanus Blanford's rock agama  
Sitana ponticeriana Fan-throated lizard  
Varanidae Monitor lizards  
Varanus salvator macromaculatus South Asian water monitor lizard  
Pythonidae Pythons  
Python bivittatus Burmese rock python  
4
Python molurus Indian rock python  
6
Natricidae Keelbacks  
Xenochrophis sanctijohannis St John's keelback  
1
 
individual snake count =
 
11
Frogs = 1 sp.; Turtles = 2 sp.; Crocodilians = 1 sp.; Lizards = 6 spp.; Snakes = 3 spp; Total =13 species