Trimeresurus davidi

Etymology: named in honor of Patrick David.

 

Trimeresurus davidi – in situ – Inde Credit: Hiren Kathri

Details

  • Top lips: Often yellow or yellow-white, sometimes green
  • Facial line: red and white
  • Body line: white and green stripped
  • Lips and chin: white and red line
  • Tail: red and white stripped
  • Body: light green
  • Ventral: green
  • Breeding: vivipare
  • Hemipenes: undefined

Distribution

Nicobar Island

Sources:

S.R. Chandramouli, Patrick D. Campbell and Gernot Vogel. 2020. A New Species of Green Pit Viper of the Genus Trimeresurus Lacépède, 1804 (Reptilia: Serpentes: Viperidae) from the Nicobar Archipelago, Indian Ocean. Amphibian & Reptile Conservation. 14(3) [Taxonomy Section]: 169–176 (e264).