You selected Vipera berus LINNAEUS 1756. This is a synonym for:

Accepted scientific name:
Vipera nikolskii VEDMEDERYA, GRUBANT & RUDAJEWA 1986 (accepted name)
Vipera berus LINNAEUS 1756 (synonym)
Vipera berus nikolskii JOGER 1997 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Vipera berus nikolskii JOGER 1997
Vipera prester Linnaeus 1761 (synonym)
Vipera (pelias) nikolskii VENCHI 2006 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Vipera (pelias) nikolskii VENCHI 2006
Common names:
Common name Language Country
Nikolsky's Viper English -
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Viperidae
Genus Vipera
Distribution: Ukraine (vicinity of Kharkhov), Central and S Russia Terra typica: near the city of Kharkov, Ukraine
Additional data: Venomous! Closely related to V. berus, maybe a subspecies (U. Joger in MCDIARMID et al. 1999).
Source database: TIGR Reptiles, Oct 2007
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: Uetz P.,
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