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Eryx jaculus

Taxon: Eryx jaculus
Author: Luka Tkemaladze
Comment: Vashlovani, VI.2018
Uploaded by: Armen_Seropian

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Scientific Name ID: 2586
Name According To:;
Species: jaculus
Taxon Rank: Species
Scientific Name Authorship: (Linnaeus, 1758)
Vernacular Name: Western Sand Boa
Georgian Name: დასავლთის მახრჩობელა
GBD Remarks:

Reasonably rare species with fragmented range. Surroundings of Tbilisi, Iori Valley. Rocky outcrops in steppe-like semiarid landscape.

Page Authors: David Tarkhnishvili ,
Reference of occurrence in Georgia: Tarkhnishvili, D., A. Kandaurov & A. Bukhnikashvili, 2002. Declines of amphibians and reptiles in Georgia during the 20th century: virtual vs. actual problems. Zeitschrift fur Feldherpetologie 9: 89-107.

Conservation Status

This section is under construction

National Red List Status of have not been evaluated