Erythrism in the Smooth Snake, Coronella austriaca (Laurenti, 1768), Recorded from Georgia

Zdeněk Mačát, David Hegner, Daniel Jablonski


Color aberration are frequently known in snakes, however erythrism is one of the rarest. In this paper, we report the capture of one erythristic male of Coronella austriaca from Georgia and we also present actual knowledge about color aberration in this species.


color aberration; Colubridae; Coronella austriaca; Caucasus

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