Rhinoceros Snake occurs in Northern Vietnam and Southern China. There is little information available on its numbers and population trends. The main threats are habitat degradation and collection for the pet trade.
■ Phylum Chordata – chordates
■ Class Reptilia – reptiles
■ Order Squamata – scaled reptiles
■ Suborder Serpentes – snakes
■ Family Colubridae – colubrids
■ Species Rhynchophis boulengeri – Rhinoceros Snake