Reptiles species in Pallikaranai Marsh

Reptiles of Pallikarnai Marsh

Common English Name Scientific Name Status
Garden Lizard Calotes versicolor Common
Fan-throated Lizard

Sitana ponticeriana Rare
Common Skink Mabuya carinata Common
Garden Skink

Lygosoma punctata Rare
White-spotted Garden Skink***

Lygosoma albopunctata Occasional
Indian Monitor Lizard

Varanus bengalensis Rare
Spotted Gecko

Hemidactylus brooki Common
Termite-hill Gecko

Hemidactylus triedrus Rare
House Gecko

Hemidactylus frenatus Common
Bark Gecko

Hemidactylus leschenaulti Common
Blind Snake

Rhamphotyphlops braminus Frequent
Striped Keelback

Amphiesma stolata Frequent
Olive Keelback

Atretium schistosum Common
Checkered Keelback

Xenochrophis piscator Common
Rat Snake

Ptyas mucosus Frequent
Green Vine Snake

Ahaetulla nasutus Frequent
Cobra

Naja naja Rare
Krait* Bungarus caeruleus Unclear
Russell’s Viper Vipera russelli Rare
Pond Turtle

Melanochelys trijuga Frequent
Flapshell

Lissemys punctata Common

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