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Imantodes cenchoa
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Suborder: Serpentes
Family: Colubridae
Subfamily: Dipsadinae
Genus: Imantodes
Duméril, 1853

Imantodes is a genus of colubrid snakes commonly referred to as blunt-headed vine snakes or blunt-headed tree snakes. The genus consists of seven species that are native to Mexico, Central America, and the northern part of South America.[1]


There are currently seven recognized species:[1]


  1. ^ a b "Imantodes". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 16 March 2012. 
  2. ^ Torres-Carvajal et al. (2012). "A new species of blunt-headed vine snake (Colubridae, Imantodes) from the Chocó region of Ecuador". ZooKeys 244: 91–110. doi:10.3897/zookeys.244.3950. 

External links[edit]

  • Media related to Imantodes at Wikimedia Commons
  • Data related to Imantodes at Wikispecies