Taxon profile


Jerdon´s Pit Viper
Protobothrops jerdonii (Günther, 1875)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  order Squamata - lizards and snakes »  family Viperidae - vipers »  genus Protobothrops

Scientific synonyms

Trimeresurus jerdonii Günther, 1875

Least Concern LC


Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Protobothrops jerdonii bourreti (Klemmer, 1963)
subspecies Protobothrops jerdonii jerdonii (Günther, 1875)
subspecies Protobothrops jerdonii meridionalis (Bourret, 1935)
subspecies Protobothrops jerdonii xanthomelas (Günther, 1889)

Protobothrops jerdonii xanthomelas

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [178419]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Protobothrops jerdonii (Günther, 1875)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018

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