Taxon profile


Platyceps najadum (Eichwald, 1831)

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

Scientific synonyms

Tyria najadum Eichwald, 1831
Coluber najadum (Eichwald, 1831)

Least Concern LC


Taxon in country check-lists*

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Included taxa

Number of records: 6

subspecies Platyceps najadum albitemporalis (Darevsky & Orlov, 1994)
subspecies Platyceps najadum atayevi (Tuniyev & Shammakov, 1993)
subspecies Platyceps najadum dahlii (Fitzinger, 1826)

Platyceps najadum dahlii

subspecies Platyceps najadum kalymnensis (Schneider, 1979)
subspecies Platyceps najadum najadum (Eichwald, 1831)
subspecies Platyceps najadum schmidtleri (Schätti & McCarthy, 2001)

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [214726]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Coluber najadum (Eichwald, 1831)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [157277]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Platyceps najadum (Eichwald, 1831)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN HR Check lists of Croatian Reptiles [as Platyceps najadum (Eichwald, 1831)]
Data retrieved on: 31 July 2012

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