Mountain Slug-eating Snake - Asthenodipsas vertebralis
This Mountain Slug-eating Snake - Asthenodipsas vertebralis, is a small sized snake around 30-40cm (12-15 inches) in length. Mostly brown in color with striking red eyes and she is a beauty! It seems the top of its head is reflective with rainbow colours.
The Mountain Slug Snake has been found only in hill dipterocarp, submontane and montane primary forests of Peninsular Malaysia at elevations of around 1000-2000 metres. It is absent from the lowlands.