Facts: Cat snakes have vertical slit-like pupils which resemble
those of a cat's eyes. Cat snakes have the last two or three
fangs at the end of the upper jaw enlarged and grooved. These
snakes produce mild venom with flows along the grooves to wounds
inflicted by the rear fangs as the snakes bite.
About 250 cm
Birds, lizards, rodents
Active by night, mainly arboreal.
Forested areas, near streams.
Guide to Snakes and other Reptiles of Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore
and Thailand - Merel J. Cox, Peter Paul van dijk, Jarujin Nabhitabhata
and Kumthorn Thirakhupt.
Snakes of Southeast Asia - Francis Lim L K, Monty Lee T M.