Common Names: Smooth-scaled Mountain Ratsnake
Scientific Name: Ptyas luzonensis
First Described: GÜNTHER 1873
Temperature & Humidity Range: Prefers cool and moist environments with a high humidity 90%
Natural History: Inhabiting lowland tropical forests. During the day, the Smooth-scaled Mountain Ratsnake can usually be found on the forest floor, while at night they are more arboreal and can be found in vegetation in the vicinity of water.
Native To: Endemic to the Philippines, where it is known from the islands of Negros, Catanduanes, Luzon, Panay, and Polil
IUCN Red List: Not Listed