Taxon profile


Smooth Snake
Coronella austriaca Laurenti, 1768

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  order Squamata - lizards and snakes »  family Colubridae - colubrids »  genus Coronella

Scientific synonyms

Coluber austricus (Laurenti, 1768)
Coluber laevis Hermann, 1804
Oligodon semicinctus (Peters, 1862)
Simotes semicinctus Peters, 1862

Least Concern


juvenile animal

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Intertaxon relationships

prey: Vipera berus (Linnaeus, 1758) - Adder

Distribution maps

Included taxa

Number of records: 3

subspecies Coronella austriaca acutirostris Malkmus, 1995
subspecies Coronella austriaca austriaca Laurenti, 1768

Coronella austriaca austriaca

subspecies Coronella austriaca fitzingeri (Bonaparte, 1840)

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [214732]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Coronella austriaca Laurenti, 1768]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [157284]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Coronella austriaca Laurenti, 1768]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN HR Check lists of Croatian Reptiles [] [as Coronella austriaca (Laurenti, 1768)]
Data retrieved on: 31 July 2012

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