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Article name RARE SPECIES OF SHIELD-HEAD VIPERS IN THE CAUCASUS
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Boris S. Tuniyev, Dr. Sc., Prof., Sochi National Park, 354000, Russia, Krasnodarsky Krai, Sochi, Moskovskaya St., 21; e-mail: btuniyev@mail.ru

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Tuniyev B.S. 2016. Rare species of shield-head vipers in the Caucasus. Nature Conservation Research 1 (3): 11–25.

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An overview is presented on shield-head vipers of the genus Pelias distributed in the post-Soviet countries of the Caucasian Ecoregion. The assessment presents the current conservation status and recommendations to vipers' territorial protection.

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Caucasian Ecoregion, shield-head vipers, current status, protection

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Received: 03.10.2016

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