Imantodes cenchoa

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Imantodes cenchoa
Imantodes cenchoa (Yasuni).jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Family: Colubridae
Genus: Imantodes
Species: I. cenchoa
Binomial name
Imantodes cenchoa
(Linnaeus, 1758)

The Mapepire Corde Violon[1] or Blunthead Tree Snake[2] (Imantodes cenchoa) is a slender snake in the colubrid family. It is found from southern Mexico, through Central America and South America.[2] It feeds on geckos, anolis lizards, frogs, reptile eggs, and frog eggs.

Distribution[edit]

Southern Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, Belize, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia, Venezuela, French Guiana, Brazil, Bolivia, Paraguay, Peru, Argentina, Ecuador, and Trinidad and Tobago.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Imantodes cenchoa bBase
  2. ^ a b c Imantodes cenchoa, Reptile Database

Boos, Hans E.A. (2001). The snakes of Trinidad and Tobago. Texas A&M University Press, College Station, TX. ISBN 1-58544-116-3. 

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