Xenodermus javanicus Reinhardt, 1836: Captive Husbandry and Breeding

Sergey V. Kudryavtsev, Vasyliy A. Latyshev


The first reliable information regarding successfully long term captive husbandry and breeding of Dragon Snake, Xenodermus javanicus Reinhardt, 1836 in Moscow Zoo is presented.


Reptilia; Xenodermatidae; Xenodermus javanicus; husbandry; captive breeding

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.30906/1026-2296-2015-22-1-75-78


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