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Table 1 The number of examined species of snakes and their origin

From: Parasites in pet reptiles

SCIENTIFIC NAME COMMON NAME NUMBER OF EXAMINED ORIGIN
Elaphe guttata Corn Snake 10 EU countries*
Platyceps karelini Spotted Desert Racer 6 Pakistan*
Vipera ammodytes Nose-horned Viper 4 Slovenia**
Lampropeltis triangulum Milk Snake 4 EU countries*
Platyceps ventromaculatus Hardwicke's Rat Snake 4 Pakistan*
Boa constrictor Boa Constrictor 3 EU countries*
Eryx johnii Brown Sand Boa 3 Pakistan*
Spalerosophis atriceps Diadem Snake (Black-headed Royal Snake) 3 Pakistan*
Hierophis gemonensis Balkan Racer 2 Slovenia**
Coronella austriaca Smooth snake 2 Slovenia**
Natrix natrix Grass Snake 2 Slovenia**
Morelia viridis Green Python 2 EU countries*
Python regius Ball Python 2 EU countries*
Zamenis longissimus Aesculapean Snake 1 Slovenia**
Corallus caninus Tree Boa 1 EU countries*
Elaphe obsoleta Black Rat Snake 1 EU countries*
Boiga trigonata Indian Gamma Snake 1 Pakistan*
Gongylophis conicus Rough-tailed Sand Boa 1 Pakistan*
Spalerosophis diadema Diadem Snake 1 Pakistan*
Two aquatic species (undetermined species) / 2 Pakistan*
21 different species   55  
  1. * Snakes were imported from reptile farms.
  2. ** Originated from Slovenia - native species.