Re: Piotr and the Dacians:-)

From: m_iacomi
Message: 15170
Date: 2002-09-06

Piotr Gasiorowski <piotr.gasiorowski@...> wrote:

> ... also in Greece, Bulgaria, Macedonia, Serbia, Montenegro, Bosnia
> and Herzegovina, Croatia, Austria, Italy, and Asia Minor as far as
> the Caucasus :)
>> [Moeller] very interesting. If my memory do not ( once again)
>> make some bad games with me, I would say that the _Vipera
>> ammodytes_ is in Romania just in one region to find. And that
>> is not the Carpatian Mountains-area, but Dobrogea.. On its
>> ancient name, Moesia Inferior..

... and it's worthwile mentioning that Alex's memory wasn't so
reliable on this point: the vipers are to be encountered also
in Mehedinti and Caras (around Danube's Iron Gates).

Marius Iacomi