A new species of mountain stream snake, from China

Main report: Opisthotropis zhaoermii • A New Species of the Southeast Asian Genus Opisthotropis (Serpentes: Colubridae: Natricinae) from western Hunan, China
(Species New to Science Blog)

Scientific Paper: Zoological Research   
New Taxa: Opisthotropis zhaoermii
Common Name: Zhao’s Mountain Stream Snake
Species named for: Chinese herpetologist, Prof. Er-Mi Zhao
Categories: New Species | Reptiles
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