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Telescopus fallax  (Fleischmann, 1831)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1082410

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Tarbophis fallax Fleischmann, 1831
  Common Name(s): Mediterranean Cat Snake [English]
    European Cat Snake [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassReptilia Laurenti, 1768 – répteis, reptiles, Reptiles  
                         OrderSquamata Oppel, 1811 – Amphisbaenians, Lizards, Snakes, amphisbènes, lézards, serpents  
                            SuborderSerpentes Linnaeus, 1758 – Snakes, cobra, serpente, serpents  
                               InfraorderAlethinophidia Nopcsa, 1923  
                                  FamilyColubridae Oppel, 1811 – Colubrids, Typical Snakes  
                                     SubfamilyColubrinae Oppel, 1811  
                                        GenusTelescopus Wagler, 1830  
                                           SpeciesTelescopus fallax (Fleischmann, 1831) – Mediterranean Cat Snake, European Cat Snake  
    Direct Children:  
                                              Subspecies Telescopus fallax cyprianus (Barbour and Amaral, 1927)  
                                              Subspecies Telescopus fallax fallax (Fleischmann, 1831)  
                                              Subspecies Telescopus fallax iberus (Eichwald, 1831)  
                                              Subspecies Telescopus fallax intermedius Gruber, 1974  
                                              Subspecies Telescopus fallax multisquamatus Wettstein, 1952  
                                              Subspecies Telescopus fallax pallidus Stepanek, 1944  
                                              Subspecies Telescopus fallax syriacus (Boettger, 1880)  

  Expert: Peter Uetz  
  Notes: Associate Professor, CSBC   
  Reference for: Telescopus fallax    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Reptile Database (2017), website (version 24-Dec-16)  
  Acquired: 2017   
  Notes: Uetz, P. & Jirí Hosek (eds.), The Reptile Database, (   
  Reference for: Telescopus fallax, European Cat Snake [English], Mediterranean Cat Snake [English]   
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 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Europe & Northern Asia (excluding China)  






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