Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Reptilia > Order: Squamata > Family: Colubridae > Genus: Coluber > Species: Coluber ravergieri

Mountain racer - Coluber ravergieri Ménéntriés, 1832

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)
Protected by 1 international agreement
Most preferred habitats
  • grassland
  • sparsely vegetated land
May also occur in
  • heathland and shrub
Natura 2000 species code 2448


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Threat and conservation status

This species has not yet been assessed for the IUCN Red List

Natura 2000 sites

Not available

Legal status

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Convention on the conservation of European wildlife and natural habitats (Bern Convention)

Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Couleuvre de Ravergier French Gasc J.P. and al.
Mountain racer English Gasc J.P. and al.
Ravergiers Zornnatter German Gasc J.P. and al.
Synonym Author
Zamenis fedschenkoi Strauch, 1873
Zamenis glazunovi Nikolsky, 1896
Zamenis caudaelineatus Günther, 1958

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External data

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