Dryocalamus gracilis

Scarce Bridal Snake

Unclear toxicity ??? Unclear dangerousness ref
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  • Length Adult

  • up to 55 cm ref
  • Length Newborn

  • unknown
  • Reproduction

  • unknown
  • Pupil Shape (when closed!)

  • slit (or vertical elliptical)
  • Fangs

  • rear-fanged ref

Subspecies & Common Names

Dryocalamus gracilis  ENGLISH G√ľnther's Bridal Snake, Scarce Bridal Snake, Slender Bridle Snake, SINHALA Meegata Radankaya ref

Full Taxonomy

  • I. Superfamily Colubroidea

  • Colubrids, elapids and vipers
  • II. Family Colubridae

  • Colubrids
  • III. Subfamily Colubrinae

  • Colubrids
  • IV. Genus Dryocalamus

  • Bridal snakes
  • V. Species Dryocalamus gracilis

  • Scarce Bridal Snake
  • VI. snakeID

  • 1834
Look up complete taxonomic records of Dryocalamus gracilis (including synonyms) at THE REPTILE DATABASE (by Peter Uetz et al).