Lycodon zoosvictoriae NEANG, HARTMANN, HUN, SOUTER & FUREY, 2014
Can you confirm these amateur observations of Lycodon zoosvictoriae?
|Higher Taxa||Colubridae, Colubrinae, Colubroidea, Caenophidia, Alethinophidia, Serpentes, Squamata (snakes)|
|Common Names||E: Zoos Victoria’s Wolf Snake|
|Synonym||Lycodon zoosvictoriae NEANG, HARTMANN, HUN, SOUTER & FUREY 2014|
|Distribution||SW Cambodia (Pursat: Cardamom Mountains)|
Type locality: N 12°09'22.0", E 102°59'18.7", 1,284 m elevation, in Phnom Samkos Wildlife Sanctuary, Cardamom Mountains, Pursat Province, southwest Cambodia.
|Types||Holotype: CBC 02238, an adult female, collected by Thy Neang and Seiha Hun, 15 June 2013.|
|Etymology||The specific epithet zoosvictoriae refers to “Zoos Victoria” – the Zoological Parks and Gardens Board of the southeastern Australian State of Victoria. “Zoos Victoria” has funded the Cardamom Mountains Research Group in collaboration with the Cambodian Ministry of Environment and Fauna & Flora International since 2006. Their support has built the capacity of Cambodian researchers and conservationists and greatly improved understanding of Cambodian herpetofauna.|