snake/ serpent [RB]
serpent, snake, viper, 1 of 12 dus tshod [JV]
join [heaven and earth]; snake, serpent, viper [RY]
1) serpent, viper, [poisonous] snake; 2) 8 *, join [heaven and earth] ?? [IW]
(med) Snake, Ptyas dhumnades (Yeshi 2017). sbrul tshil / stod sha / mchin / mkhris / lpags, Snake fat, flesh at the back, gall and liver, skin (Phrin Las 1987).
Ptyas dhumnades is a south chinese species, P. nigromarginata is found in south-east Tibet up to 2300 m. Thermophis bailey, Hot-spring Keel-back, can be found around Lhasa and higher up (close to hot springs) (reptile-database). Johannes Schmidt (talk) 17:13, 30 November 2021 (UTC)