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country records of snakes from Laos

@inproceedings{Stuart2008countryRO,
  title={country records of snakes from Laos},
  author={B. Stuart and H. Heatwole},
  year={2008}
}
the known snake fauna of Laos continues to increase with improved sampling. We report 13 country records of colubrid and viperid snakes from Laos, based on vouchered museum specimens that were obtained during herpetological surveys over the past decade. species included in this report are: Amphiesma leucomystax david, Bain, nguyen, orlov, Vogel, Vu & Ziegler, Calamaria yunnanensis chernov, Elaphe prasina (Blyth), Fimbrios klossi smith, Liopeltis stoliczkae (sclater), Psammophis condanarus… Expand
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