Amphibian & Reptile Travels

Monthly Archives: February 2018

Apologies for yet another short report, but the King cobra (Ophiophagus hannah) from last weekend in Krabi really deserves it’s own page with some of my favourite photos of this encounter. Click here.

On Saturday evening together with Adrian I went out into some primary forest on Phuket to see what we could find. It is very dry here at the moment so our expectations were quite low, despite this we found a Mock viper (Psammodynastes pulverulentus), a sleeping vine snake (Ahaetulla prasina) and a first for me, a Blunt-headed snake (Aplopeltura boa). It was nice to find some snakes for Adrian to see before… Read More

A quick report from my recent long weekend in Malaysia’s biggest city Kuala Lumpur where I finally managed to see Wallace’s flying frog (Rhacophorus nigropalmatus)! Click here to view.

I don’t usually see much wildlife between Monday and Friday as I am far too busy with teaching but this week was slightly different. After work one afternoon I was driving to a local shop when Kat spotted a security guard by the side of the road dangling a snake from his animal catching noose. Needless to say I quickly did a U-turn and removed the snake from the noose and offered… Read More