First record of the Eastern Cat Snake Boiga gocool (Gray, 1835) (Squamata: Colubridae) from Tripura, India

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Sumit Nath
https://orcid.org/0000-0001-6314-3736
Biswajit Singh
Chiranjib Debnath
Joydeb Majumder
https://orcid.org/0000-0002-5799-9498

Abstract

The Eastern cat snake Boiga gocool (Gray, 1835) was recorded for the first time in the state of Tripura. The mildly venomous snake was documented by the authors in an opportunistic survey on 12 July 2020 near the Khowai river bridge, Khowai district, Tripura (24.064N & 91.596E; 129m). This new record will help in updating the status of the herpetofauna of Tripura, India.

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Nath, S., Singh, B., Debnath, C. and Majumder, J. 2021. First record of the Eastern Cat Snake Boiga gocool (Gray, 1835) (Squamata: Colubridae) from Tripura, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa. 13, 11 (Sep. 2021), 19652–19656. DOI:https://doi.org/10.11609/jott.7051.13.11.19652-19656.
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