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Calloselasma rhodostoma (Malayan Pit Viper)

Synonyms: Agkistrodon annamensis; Agkistrodon rhodostoma; Ancistrodon annamensis; Ancistrodon rhodostoma; Leiolepis rhodostoma; Trigonocephalus rhodostoma

Wikipedia Abstract

Calloselasma is a monotypic genus created for a venomous pitviper species, C. rhodostoma, which is endemic to Southeast Asia from Thailand to northern Malaysia and on the island of Java. No subspecies are currently recognized.
View Wikipedia Record: Calloselasma rhodostoma

Infraspecies

Attributes

Venomous [1]  Yes

Ecoregions

Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Use
Central Indochina dry forests Thailand, Cambodia, Laos, Viet Nam Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Chao Phraya lowland moist deciduous forests Thailand Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Eastern Java-Bali rain forests Indonesia Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Kayah-Karen montane rain forests Myanmar, Thailand Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Northern Khorat Plateau moist deciduous forests Laos, Thailand Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Northern Thailand-Laos moist deciduous forests Laos, Thailand Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Peninsular Malaysian rain forests Indonesia, Malaysia Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Southeastern Indochina dry evergreen forests Viet Nam, Cambodia, Laos, Thailand Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Southern Vietnam lowland dry forests Viet Nam Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Tenasserim-South Thailand semi-evergreen rain forests Myanmar, Thailand, Malaysia Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Tonle Sap-Mekong peat swamp forests Cambodia, Viet Nam Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Western Java montane rain forests Indonesia Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Western Java rain forests Indonesia Indo-Malayan Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Ao Phang Nga National Park Marine National Park II 103730 Thailand
Berbak National Park II 423927 Sumatra, Indonesia
Chae Son National Park II 194441 Thailand
Khao Laem Ya - Mu Ko Samet National Park Marine National Park II 31421 Thailand
Khao Pra Bang Kram Wildlife Sanctuary IV 30009 Thailand  
Khao Pu - Khao Ya National Park II 176398 Thailand
Khao Soi Dao Wildlife Sanctuary IV 182353 Thailand  
Khaoen Si Nakarin National Park II 459154 Thailand
Khlong Saeng Wildlife Sanctuary IV 243425 Thailand  
Mae Ping National Park II 259897 Thailand
Om Koi Wildlife Sanctuary IV 299357 Thailand  
Phu Phan National Park II 176082 Thailand
Sai Yok National Park II 235556 Thailand
Salawin National Park II 400497 Thailand
Thap Lan National Park II 550979 Thailand
Thung Yai Naresuan Wildlife Sanctuary IV 918234 Thailand  
Ujung Kulon National Park II 313466 Java, Indonesia    

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website
Indo-Burma Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, India, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Viet Nam No
Sundaland Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand No

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Kalicephalus chunkinensis <Unverified Name>[2]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

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Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Ellen Trout Zoo
Khao Kheow Open Zoo
Little Rock Zoological Gardens
Moscow Zoological Park
Songkhla Zoo
Zoo Negara Malaysia
Zoological Society of London

Distribution

S Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, Laos, W Malaysia, Indonesia (Java) annamensis: SE Cambodia, Vietnam Terra typica: Java;

Photos

Citations

Attributes / relations provided by
1Venomous snakes and antivenoms search interface, World Health Organization
2Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER
Biodiversity Hotspots provided by Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund
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Abstract provided by DBpedia licensed under a Creative Commons License
Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access