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The Cyprus Grass Snake

The Cyprus Grass Snake

February 8, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

The Cyprus Grass Snake   Natrix natrix cypriaca Introduction:  The Grass Snake is one of the most rare and endangered snakes in Cyprus.  This snake, was first mentioned as “water snake” by Dr. J. Sibthorp who visited Cyprus in 1787.  Boulenger in 1888 in his list “On Reptiles and Batrachians from Cyprus” cites it as […]