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Elaphe moellendorffi

Elaphe moellendorffi, commonly called the flower snake or Moellendorfs rat snake, is a species of snake in the family Colubridae. The species is endemic to southeastern Asia.

Gekko wenxianensis

Gekko wenxianensis is a species of gecko. It is endemic to the Qin Mountains in Gansu, China. At the time of its species description, it was the 12th recorded Gekko species in China.

Goniurosaurus bawanglingensis

Goniurosaurus bawanglingensis is a species of geckos endemic to the Hainan Bawangling National Nature Reserve in the southwest part of Hainan Island, China.

Goniurosaurus luii

Dorsally, G. luii is dark bluish brown, with widely spaced, narrow white crossbands on the head, body, and tail. The first white crossband begins at one corner of the mouth and continues around the back of the head to the other corner of the mouth.

Hebius khasiense

It is a reddish-brown snake with a white transverse bar running across the supralabial scales. Dorsal Scales in 19 rows, rather strongly keeled, except for the smooth outer row. The number of abdominal 150-154, subcaudals in 80-100. In anal plate ...

Hemiphyllodactylus jinpingensis

Hemiphyllodactylus jinpingensis, also known as the Jinping slender gecko, Jinping gypsy gecko, or Jinping dwarf gecko, is a species of gecko. It is found in China. It is named after its type locality, Jinping.

Hemiphyllodactylus longlingensis

Hemiphyllodactylus longlingensis, also known as the Longling slender gecko, Longling gypsy gecko, or Longling dwarf gecko, is a species of gecko. It is found in China. It is named after its type locality, Longling.

Hemiphyllodactylus typus

Hemiphyllodactylus typus, also known as the Indopacific tree gecko, Indopacific slender gecko, or common dwarf gecko is a species of gecko found in South Asia and islands in the Indian Ocean.

Kwangsi gecko

The Kwangsi gecko is a species of gecko. It is endemic to Guangxi Province in China. For the other species alternatively called Kwangsi gecko, see Gekko hokouensis

Lichtenfelders gecko

Goniurosaurus lichtenfelderi is basically purple in colour. It is crossbanded by five thick yellow stripes, which are edged on either side by black bands of equal width. This pattern is the same along its tail, with the yellow changing to white i ...

Lycodon rufozonatus

Lycodon rufozonatum is a species of snake in the family Colubridae. The species is native to East Asia. It is medium-sized, nocturnal, and is considered non-venomous. Two subspecies are recognised, one of which, L. r. walli, is restricted to the ...


Gloydius blomhoffii, commonly known as the mamushi, Japanese moccasin, Japanese pit viper, Qichun snake or Japanese mamushi, is a venomous pitviper species found in China, Japan, and Korea. There are four subspecies including the nominate subspec ...

Northeastern hill krait

Diagnostic characters: Dorsal scales in 15 longitudinal rows at midbody. Subcaudal scutes ordinarily divided anteriorly, but occasionally some scutes may be single, but always divided near the tip. Dorsum – black with a series of very narrow whit ...

Oligodon nagao

Oligodon nagao is a species of snakes in the family Colubridae. Specimens have been collected from Lang Son and Cao Bang in northern Vietnam, Guangxi Autonomous Region in southern Peoples Republic of China, and from Khammouane Province in central ...

Oreocryptophis porphyraceus

Oreocryptophis porphyraceus is a rat snake species, commonly called the black-banded trinket snake, red bamboo snake, Thai bamboo rat snake or red mountain racer, found in mid to upper-level elevations of forested hills in southeastern Asia, rang ...

Pseudocalotes microlepis

Pseudocalotes microlepis, also known as Burmese false bloodsucker or small-scaled forest agamid, is a species of agamid lizard in the genus Pseudocalotes found in southern China, Thailand, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam.

Radiated ratsnake

These snakes are generally very defensive. They are very confident in their ability to defend themselves so you must be very confident in order to remotely have a chance at controlling this species. They are also a good trainer snakes for those l ...

Rhabdophis tigrinus

Rhabdophis tigrinus, the tiger keelback, kkotbaem, or yamakagashi, is a venomous colubrid snake found in East and Southeast Asia. Many sources, though not ITIS, recognize one subspecies, Rhabdophis tigrinus formosanus of Taiwan.

Smithophis bicolor

The brown trapezoid snake is a species of snake found in India), North Myanmar, and China. While formerly classified under the genus Rhabdops, a study published in 2019 found it to belong to the new genus Smithophis.

Spotted softshell turtle

The spotted softshell turtle is a species of turtle in the family Trionychidae. It is found in Indochina, where it is largely restricted to most of Vietnam, however, an isolated population is also known from Hainan Island, where it is sympatric w ...

Trimeresurus stejnegeri chenbihuii

Trimeresurus stejnegeri chenbihuii, commonly known as the Chens bamboo pitviper, is a subspecies of venomous pitviper in the family Viperidae. The subspecies is endemic to Hainan Island in China.

White-banded wolf snake

The snakes snout is slightly depressed, and not spatulated. It has relatively small eyes. The rostral scale is much broader than it is deep, and is visible from above the snake. The scales between the nostrils are much shorter than the prefrontal ...

Red fody

The red fody, also known as the Madagascar fody in Madagascar, red cardinal fody in Mauritius, or common fody, is a small bird native to Madagascar and introduced to various other islands in the Indian Ocean. It is a common bird within its restri ...

Achaea diplographa

Achaea diplographa is a species of moth of the family Erebidae first described by George Hampson in 1913. It is found in the Comoros off the eastern coast of Africa.

Conservula cinisigna

Conservula cinisigna is a moth of the family Noctuidae. It is found in Africa south of the Sahara. Its length is approximately 20 mm 0.79 In, With wing length 17-18 mm 0.67–0.71 V.

Apogon maculatus

The flamefish is a cardinalfish from the western Atlantic. Apogon maculatus is a nocturnal fish, and it usually hides in shadowy areas. This fish can be viewed with a red light in a dark room if needed to. It occasionally makes its way into the a ...


The graysby is a grouper in the family Serranidae from the western Atlantic. It is found from North Carolina to southern Florida, Bermuda, the Gulf of Mexico, the Bahamas, and the Caribbean. Its typical size is 15 to 25 cm in length, with a maxim ...

Jolthead porgy

The jolthead porgy is an ocean-going species of fish in the family Sparidae. In Bermuda, it is known as the blue bone porgy, in the United States, it is also known by the Spanish name bojanado, in Jamaica, it is one of the species known by the na ...

Antilles racer

The Antilles racer is a species of snake found in the Caribbean, on the Lesser Antilles islands of Montserrat, Dominica, and Guadeloupe. It is common only on Dominica, where it can be found in all areas except the highest elevations, possibly due ...

Julias ground snake

Julias ground snake is a species of snake in the family Colubridae. The species is found in the Caribbean, on the Lesser Antilles islands of Dominica and Guadeloupe.

Mabuya mabouya

Mabuya mabouya is a species of skink found on certain islands in the Caribbean. It has shiny, bronze-colored skin, with a pair of light stripes that run along its upper flanks. It was previously thought to be widespread throughout Neotropica, but ...

Encarsia harrisoni

Encarsia harrisoni is a species of parasitoid wasp native to England. It was discovered in the playgrounds of Sevenoaks School, and named after David Harrison, chairman of the nearby Harrison Institute. Just a millimeter, species lays eggs in the ...

Hornet robberfly

The hornet robberfly, Asilus crabroniformis, is a species of predatory insect of the Asilidae family. Reaching more than 25 mm in length body, is one of the largest flies in the United Kingdom. and it feeds on grasshoppers, dung beetles and other ...

Peripsocus consobrinus

Peripsocus consobrinus is a species of Psocoptera from Peripsocidae family. It is known from the type locality in Somerset, Britain I. and Scotland. The species is 3.5 millimetres long with dark forewings.

Problepsis ochripicta

Problepsis ochripicta is a moth of the family Geometridae first described by William Warren in 1901. It is found in Sierra Leone and on the islands São Tome and Annobon.

Collix brevipalpis

Collix brevipalpis is an African moth in the family Geometridae. It is found in Equatorial Guinea, specifically the island of Bioko. Its species name refers to the shortness of its palpi.

Cyana heidrunae

Cyana heidrunae is a moth of the family Erebidae first described by Henri Hoppe in 2004. It is found on Bioko, an island off the west coast of Africa.

Scopula pyraliata

Scopula pyraliata is a moth of the family Geometridae. It is found in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Nigeria and Uganda.

Alpenus schraderi

Alpenus schraderi is a moth of the family Erebidae. It was described by Walter Rothschild in 1910. It is found in Ethiopia, Sudan, Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania. The larvae feed on Amaryllis belladonna, Averhoa carambola, Albizzia zygia, Canavalia e ...

Amerila vitrea

Amerila vitrea is a moth of the subfamily Arctiinae. It was described by Carl Plotz in 1880. It is found in Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, the Republic of the Congo, The Democratic Republic of the Congo, Eritrea, the Gambia, Ghana, Ivory ...

Scelodonta wittei

Scelodonta wittei is a species of leaf beetle. It is distributed in the Republic of the Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Sudan, Ethiopia, Somalia and Eritrea. It was first described by the Belgian entomologist Louis Jules Leon Burgeon ...

Chilean pintail

The Chilean pintail, also known as the golden peck duck or brown pintail, is a subspecies of the yellow-billed pintail, a duck in the dabbling duck subfamily Anatinae. Its local names are pato jergon grande, pato maicero and pato piquidorado in S ...

Patagonian crested duck

The Patagonian crested duck, also known as the southern crested duck, or the grey duck in the Falkland Islands, is the nominate of two subspecies of the crested duck.


Damelia rugosa Bryant, 1957. Damelia metallica Bryant, 1937. Damelia verrucosa Bryant, 1957. Damelia marshalli Clark, 1864. Damelia leveri Bryant, 1937. Damelia salomonensis Bryant, 1937. Damelia cyanea Bryant, 1937.


Eucolaspis is a genus of leaf beetles in the subfamily Eumolpinae. It is native to New Zealand, where it is a serious pest of apple trees and other fruit crops. The genus has also been reported from Fiji.

Philidris nagasau

Philidris nagasau is a species of ant in the genus Philidris. Described by Mann in 1921, the species is endemic to Fiji. Nagasau Philidris makes his life by planting seeds of the epiphytes, such as Squamellaria in the bark of trees and care for t ...

Proceratium vinaka

Workers of the species measure 2.41 mm long, making it one of the smaller species of its clade. The species has small eyes. The legs are long. The body is a yellowish or light orange brown, densely covered in short hairs, but with longer, erect h ...


Bavarisauridae is an extinct family of basal lizards found in the Solnhofen limestone near Bavaria, Germany. Two genera are recognized: Bavarisaurus and Schoenesmahl.


Homoeosaurus is an extinct genus of sphenodont reptile. It was found in limestone in Bavaria, Germany, as well as in France and the United Kingdom. It was related to the modern tuatara, though it was a considerably more gracile. There were severa ...


Mesolimulus is an extinct genus of arthropod. The best known examples are found in Solnhofen limestone near Solnhofen, Bavaria, Germany. Originally assigned to the living genus Limulus, they are related to and look virtually identical to the mode ...