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malabar pit viper

Trimeresurus malabaricus

Description:

Venom Type: Haemotoxic Family: Viperidae Characteristics for identification: Typical Pit Viper (Trimeresurus genus) like looking with number of color and patterns on superficial observation. Description: Can grow upto 105 cm.

Habitat:

Endemic to Western Ghats. Found in Western Ghats of Goa, Karnataka, Kerala, Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu.

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Karnataka, India

Spotted on Jan 17, 2015
Submitted on Jan 17, 2015

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