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  • Italian
    • Natrice tassellata
  • Scientific Names
    • Natrix tessellata
    • Coluber gabinus
    • Coluber hydrus
    • Coluber idrus
    • Coluber penttatus
    • Coluber ponticus
    • Coronella tessellata
    • Natrix dunni
    • Natrix hydrus
    • Natrix tessellata heinrothi
    • Natrix tessellata tessellata
    • Tropidonotus elaphoides
    • Tropidonotus tesellatus
    • Tropidonotus tessellatus
    • Tropidonotus tessellatus hagenbecki
    • Tropidonotus tessellatus lineaticollis
    • Tropidonotus tessellatus nigerrima
    • Xenochrophis tessellata
  • English
    • Tessellated Water Snake
    • Dice Snake
  • German
    • Würfelnatter

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Recent observations

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Tessellated Water Snake Natrix tessellata

Observer

artem

Date

June 6, 2015 12:45 PM AMT

Description

Killed by fish pond workers. They are agree that the snake is harmless, but they believe it eats 40 fishes a day.

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Tessellated Water Snake Natrix tessellata

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nicolascatassi

Date

July 21, 2015

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Tessellated Water Snake Natrix tessellata

Observer

danieleseglie

Date

July 19, 2015

Description

1 sub-adulto

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Tessellated Water Snake Natrix tessellata

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danieleseglie

Date

July 18, 2015

Description

1 adulto

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Tessellated Water Snake Natrix tessellata

Observer

danieleseglie

Date

July 12, 2015

Description

2 adulti

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Tessellated Water Snake Natrix tessellata

Observer

ssarrocco

Date

July 2, 2015 10:48 PM CEST

Description

In river cijevna

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Tessellated Water Snake Natrix tessellata

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paulcools

Date

June 5, 2007

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Tessellated Water Snake Natrix tessellata

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danieleseglie

Date

April 23, 2015

Description

1 subadulto ucciso dal traffico

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Tessellated Water Snake Natrix tessellata

Observer

alderash

Date

July 21, 2002

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Tessellated Water Snake Natrix tessellata

Observer

matteoperini

Date

June 22, 2014

Place

Limarò (Google, OSM)

Description

Snake eats a little Salmo trutta fario

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Tessellated Water Snake Natrix tessellata

Observer

artem

Date

May 28, 2014

Description

About 6-7 are observed near the pond and swimming in it.

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Tessellated Water Snake Natrix tessellata

Observer

roberto_sindaco

Date

January 1, 2010

Description

"Yousefkhani S.S.H., Yousefi M., Khani A., Rastegar Pouyani E., 2014. Snake fauna of Shirahmad wildlife refuge and Parvand protected area, Khorasan Razavi province, Iran. - Herpetology Notes, 7: 75-82.
Date: Years 2009-2011"

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Description from Wikipedia

The dice snake (Natrix tessellata) is a European nonvenomous snake belonging to the family Colubridae, subfamily Natricinae.

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Conservation Summary

    Source: IUCN 2010. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2010.4. http://www.iucnredlist.org/technical-documents/spatial-data. Downloaded March 2011.