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New Locality Record of Nagarjunasagar Racer (Coluber bholanathi) (Squamata: Serpentes: Colubridae) from Near Rishi Valley School, Andhra Pradesh, India

Anant Deshwal, Brian Becker


The rare Coluber bholanathi found in Eastern Ghats of India is reported based on two live uncollected specimens from a new locality, Pujarivaripalle (Madanapalle, Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh). Our data expands the morphological and geographical characterization of this species.


Coluber bholanathi; Madanapalle; Scrub vegetation; morphology; India

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