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Calloselasma rhodostoma (Malayan Pit Viper)


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.
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Venomous [1]  Yes


Protected Areas

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


Parasitized by 
Kalicephalus chunkinensis <Unverified Name>[2]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)


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

External References



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
Abstract provided by DBpedia licensed under a Creative Commons License