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Elaphe dione

Taxon: Elaphe dione
Author: Valeri Oghiashvili
Comment: Lagodekhi, det. A. Seropian
Uploaded by: Armen_Seropian

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Scientific Name ID: 2592
Name According To:
Species: dione
Taxon Rank: Species
Scientific Name Authorship: (Pallas, 1773)
Georgian Name: სახეებიანი მცურავი
GBD Remarks:

Rare species, found occasionally in Eastern Georgia between Alazani and slopes of the Greater Caucasus. In 2016, couple of specimens were recorded at Batsara-Babaneuri nature reserve.

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