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Tomodon dorsatum
Tomodon dorsatum
Cobra Espada
Photographer: Diogo B. Provete

ID: 0000 0000 1008 0575 (2008-10-09)

Copyright © 2008 Diogo B. Provete

  • date of photo  Sep 29, 2008
  • location   Near the entrance of the Parque Nacional da Serra da Bocaina (São José do Barreiro, São Paulo, Brazil)
  • family Colubridae
  • order Serpentes
  • class Reptilia
  • habitat  Woodlands, semiarboreal
  • notes   Gathered by the staff of the park in the day the photo was taken. When handled, the specimen performed cloacal discharge and hidden the head as defensive behaviour. Species identified by Donizete Neves Pereira (Instituto Butantan, S. Paulo, Brazil).
  • camera   Canon EOS Digital Rebel XTi
  • photo category: Animal - Reptile

  • common names   Cobra Espada, Pampas Snake (photographer)
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