Yellow-spotted Wolf Snake
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Family: Colubridae Genus: Lycodon
Common name: Yellow-spotted Wolf Snake
Scientific name: Lycodon flavomaculatus (Wall, 1907)
Species: L. flavomaculatus
Adults: 0.40 m
Maximum: 520mm (20 in)
Region: Few places in and around the Western Ghats of Maharashtra.

Description: Dorsally Yellow-spotted Wolf Snake is shiny black with a series of yellow vertebral spots. Beside each spot whitish crossbars descend the flanks, beginning about the same width as the spots then widening. The spots are about 2 scales long, separated by intervals of 4 or 5 scales. The dorsal surface of the head is black, and the lips are white. The entire venter of the snake is white.
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