Rhynchocalamus melanocephalus satunini
Animal in Armenia
Սևագլուխ ռինխոկալամուս(“Sevaglukh rinkhokalamus”)
Very rare species. Included in the Red Book of the former Soviet Union.
Habitat in Armenia
Number in the wild
There are only 19 specimens known, 8 out of which were in the former Soviet Union.
Reasons for decrease in number
The number has always been very small but stable.
Number in captivity
No data is available
Measures of protection taken
Preserved at Khosrov Nature Reserve.
Tadevosyan's Herpetological Resources at http://www.herp-am.narod.ru/Species/rms.htm