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Borneo python (Python breitensteini)
Subject: Borneo python (Python breitensteini)
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Borneo python (Python breitensteini)

The Borneo Short-tail Python is endangered due to poaching for its attractive skin. This one is safe at the Serpentarium in Mendoza, Argentina. In context at
Date 10 March 2014, 19:02
Source Python breitensteini
Author Dick Culbert from Gibsons, B.C., Canada

The Borneo python (Python breitensteini) is a species of non venomous python endemic to the island of Borneo. Other common names include Bornean short python and Borneo short-tailed python. The specific name, breitensteini, is in honor of Heinrich Breitenstein, a German physician and naturalist who collected amphibians and reptiles in Borneo. Order: Squamata, Suborder: Serpentes, Family: Pythonidae, Genus: Python, Species: Python breitensteini Steindachner, 1880.
Python breitensteini Steindachner, 1880
Python curtus breitensteini — Stull, 1935
Python curtus breitensteini — Stimson, 1969
Python breitensteini —Keogh, Barker & Shine, 2001

Scientific Name: Python breitensteini
Species Authority: Steindachner, 1881
Common Names: Bornean Short-tailed Python, Borneo python, Bornean short python, Borneo short-tailed python, Borneo blood python
Synonyms: Python curtus ssp. breitensteini Steindachner, 1881

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