Imantodes cenchoa

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Imantodes cenchoa
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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.


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]


  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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