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Common Names: Sulaweysi Black Racer
Scientific Name: Ptyas dipas
First Described: SCHLEGEL 1837

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Natural History: Diurnal and terrestrial snake.Inhabiting tropical wet primary forest. Their diet in the wild consists of mainly rodents but also known to prey on frogs, lizards, and birds.

Native To: Sulaweysi
Scale Counts:
Ventrals: 187-198
Subcaudals: 132-139

Conservation Status:
IUCN Red List: Not Listed

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This site has information on the following genera of Ratsnakes ... Spilotes, Spalerosophis, Ptyas, Zamenis, Elaphe, Rhinechis, Senticolis, Pseudelaphe, Pantherophis, Bogertophis, Orthriophis, Gonyosoma, Oreocryptophis, Oocatochus, Euprepiophis, Coelognathus, Archelaphe