Definition of Coluber hippocrepis
1. Noun. Slender fast-moving Eurasian snake.
Group relationships: Coluber, Genus Coluber
Generic synonyms: Racer
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Coluber Hippocrepis
Literary usage of Coluber hippocrepis
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1. Eastern Persia: An Account of the Journeys of the Persian Boundary by WILLIAM THOMAS. BLANFORD, Beresford Lovett, India. Persian Boundary Commission (1876)
"... though not by Giinther, doubtless because of tin- difficulty of deciding to which generic group coluber hippocrepis, L., ..."
2. Erpétologie générale, ou, Histoire naturelle complète des reptiles by Constant Duméril, Gabriel Bibron (1854)
"Lacépède. Hist. Quadr. orip et Scff Tom. II, p. 320. 1801. Idem. Latreille. Hist. Rept. Tom. IV, p. 130. 1802. coluber hippocrepis. ..."