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Elaphe quatuorlineata Lacépède 1789 (four-lined snake)

Reptilia - Squamata - Colubridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 317848

Alternative combination: Coluber quatuorlineatus

Full reference: B. Lacépède. 1789. Histoire Naturelle des Serpens 2

Belongs to Elaphe according to M. Venczel and G. Vardai 2000

Sister taxa: Elaphe algorensis, Elaphe guttata, Elaphe kansensis, Elaphe kohfidischi, Elaphe kormosi, Elaphe longissima, Elaphe nebraskensis, Elaphe obsoleta, Elaphe paralongissima, Elaphe praelongissima, Elaphe szyndlari, Elaphe vulpina, Elaphis boulei

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore