Accepted name: Elaphe dione (Pallas, 1773)
Georgian name: სახეებიანი მცურავი
Taxonomic rank: Species
Taxonomy according to: www.faunaeur.org
Reference: 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.
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.
National Red list status: DD
Editor/Contact Person: David Tarkhnishvili
Contact address: firstname.lastname@example.org
View Elaphe dione in Fauna Europaea
Citation: David Tarkhnishvili, 2017-03-24. [http://www.biodiversity-georgia.net/index.php?taxon=Elaphe dione]. .Elaphe dione. in: Tarkhnishvili D, Chaladze G (Editors). 2013. Georgian biodiversity database. http://www.biodiversity-georgia.net/. Downloaded on: 20 June 2019