Common Names: Red Mountain Ratsnake
Scientific Name: Oreocryptophis porphyraceus porphyraceus
First Described: CANTOR, 1839
Adult Size: 80-90cm
Temperament: Shy and Secretive
Temperature & Humidity Range: Provide a thermal gradient between 26°C (78°F) to 17°C (62°F), a humid hide & mist the enclosure occasionally with tepid water.
Brumation: No data at present
Reproduction: No data at present
Known Mutations: None Known at Present
Captive Bred Localities:
Natural History: This species inhabits tropical mountains at altitudes of 1000 - 2600m. A terrestrial species which lives on the edge of the forest with dense vegetation providing coverage.
Native To: India, Burma, China & Thailand
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IUCN Red List: Not Listed
China Species Red List: Concern LC A4