Erythrolamprus aesculapii (Linnaeus, 1766)

Citeli, Nathalie, Hamdan, Breno & Guedes, Thais, 2016, Snake richness in urban forest fragments from Niteroi and surroundings, state of Rio de Janeiro, southeastern Brazil, Biodiversity Data Journal 4, pp. 7145-7145: 7145

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/BDJ.4.e7145

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scientific name

Erythrolamprus aesculapii (Linnaeus, 1766)
status

 

Erythrolamprus aesculapii (Linnaeus, 1766)  

Ecological interactions

Conservation status

Least Concern

Distribution

Recorded in forested areas of the Atlantic Forest. Municipality of Niterói. State of Rio de Janeiro. Brazil

Notes

It is terrestrial, diurnal and feeds on vertebrates (amphisbaena, snakes and eventually lizards) (Fig. 18)