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Rhinophis erangaviraji

(Rhinophis erangaviraji)

Description

Rhinophis erangaviraji, or Eranga Viraj's shieldtail, is a species of snake in the Uropeltidae family. The species is endemic to Sri Lanka and discovered from Rakwana area of Matara District.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum:
Class: Reptilia
Order:Squamata
Family:Uropeltidae
Genus:Rhinophis
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