Helicops carinicaudus (Wied, 1825)

Citeli, Nathalie, Hamdan, Breno & Guedes, Thais, 2016, Snake richness in urban forest fragments from Niteroi and surroundings, state of Rio de Janeiro, southeastern Brazil, Biodiversity Data Journal 4, pp. 7145-7145: 7145

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/BDJ.4.e7145

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scientific name

Helicops carinicaudus (Wied, 1825)
status

 

Helicops carinicaudus (Wied, 1825)  

Ecological interactions

Conservation status

Least Concern

Distribution

Recorded in forested areas of the Atlantic Forest. Municipality of Niterói. State of Rio de Janeiro. Brazil

Notes

It is aquatical, diurnal and feeds on vertebrates (fishes and frogs) (Fig. 22)

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Reptilia

Order

Squamata

Family

Colubridae

Genus

Helicops