Ptyas mucosus

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Synonyms for Ptyas mucosus

enter buildings in pursuit of prey

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Platyceps rhodorachis has been reported from an altitude of 2440 m in Afghanistan (Anderson and Leviton, 1969) but from Pakistan previous record of its occurrence is at an altitude of 1900 m (Khan, 2015), Lycodon striatus was previously recorded at altitudes of below 1800 m and Ptyas mucosus from altitudes below 2000 m in Pakistan (Khan, 2015), though Whitaker (1978) reported this species at an elevation of 4000 from India.
All these species mentioned above were collected from Laram Ghar, which is an elevated peak in Dir Lower having an altitude of approximately 2300 m and is surrounded by warmer areas thus extends their altitudinal range further for the collected species except for Ptyas mucosus which has already been reported from 4000 m.
Some of the amphibian and reptile species that are found sympatrically with Dendrelaphis tristis in the Margalla Hills National Park include Duttaphrynus stomaticus, Duttaphrynus melanostictus, Hoplobatrachus tigerinus, Euphlyctis cyanophlyctis, Calotes versicolor farooqi, Laudakia agrorensis, Hemidactylus flaviviridis, Hemidactylus brookii, Cyrtopodion scabrum, Eutropis dissimilis, Typhlops porrectus, Boiga trigonata, Psammophis schokari, Ptyas mucosus, Spalerosophis atriceps, Xenochrophis piscator, Bungarus caeruleus, Naja naja, Naja oxiana, Echis carinatus sochureki, and Daboia russelii.