Ridley's Cave Snake

ZOO LOCATION: Scutes Family Gallery

IUCN Status: Not Evaluated

This snake is native to Malaysia and is often found in caves where it will prey upon bats and birds. Sometimes it is found in tropical rainforests and human settlements. These snakes are mainly nocturnal but can sometimes be active during the day after a heavy rainfall. They prefer cooler, darker environments and are excellent wall climbers.