Vipera ursinii ssp. rakosiensis 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Reptilia Squamata Viperidae

Scientific Name: Vipera ursinii ssp. rakosiensis Méhely, 1894
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English Orsini's Viper

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered B1+2bcde, C2a ver 2.3
Year Published: 1996
Date Assessed: 1996-08-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): European Reptile & Amphibian Specialist Group
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Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:Extent of occurrence estimated to be less than 5000 km2. Severely fragmented and known to exist at no more than 5 locations. (Korsos, 1995)
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Population [top]

Population:Population estimated to number less than 2500 mature individuals (Korsos, 1995)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Citation: European Reptile & Amphibian Specialist Group. 1996. Vipera ursinii ssp. rakosiensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1996: e.T23003A9407721. . Downloaded on 26 May 2018.
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