Tawny Cat Snake
Mildly Venomous
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Family: Colubridae
Genus: Boiga
Common name: Tawny Cat Snake, Stoliczka's Tawny Cat Snake ( B. o. stoliczkae ) , Wall's Tawny Cat Snake ( B. o. walli )
Scientific name: Boiga ochracea (Günther, 1868)
Species: B. ochracea
Adults: 0.75 m
Maximum: 1100mm (43in)
Toxin: Neurotoxic
Region: The Tawny cat snake, Boiga ochracea, is a species of rear-fanged colubrid found in Andamans, Bhutan, India (Changlang District), Myanmar, and Nepal.

Description: Small to medium length, slightly compressed, medium bodied snake with a moderately long tail. Can grow to a maximum of about 1.10 metres. Head somewhat ovoid when viewed from above, distinct from neck with a rounded snout. Eyes are large in size with vertically elliptical pupils. Dorsal scales are smooth with single apical pits. The vertebral series is strongly enlarged. Ventrals are laterally angulate.
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