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Horned viper

Vipera ammodytes

Notes:

Vipera ammodytes eats a huge centipede

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29 Comments (1–25)

Felix Fleck
Felix Fleck 3 years ago

Great find and pictures!

ChristosMaroulis
ChristosMaroulis 6 years ago

Fantastic!!

Amazing!

QWMom
QWMom 8 years ago

Yikes! That's a big bug!! :)

MartinUrban
MartinUrban 8 years ago

What an incredible spotting !!! Maybe You'd like to add this one to the 'Reptiles and Amphibians of Central Europe Mission': http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/1329...

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 8 years ago

Wow, what an encounter!

Steven Sheppard
Steven Sheppard 8 years ago

Even if the centipede lost I'd rather run into that snake than the living counterpart of the centipede. I like snakes, but giant things with 30 legs? No thanks.

StavrosApostolou
StavrosApostolou 8 years ago

Thank you!!!! :-)

harsuame
harsuame 8 years ago

Wow:: impresionante::

Yasser
Yasser 8 years ago

Wow! What a series.

mhosadurga
mhosadurga 8 years ago

Great!

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 8 years ago

So Cool! (Though maybe not for the Centipede)

Phil_S
Phil_S 8 years ago

Wow! Fantastic spotting!

StavrosApostolou
StavrosApostolou 8 years ago

Thank you all!!!!

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 8 years ago

Stavros its lesson to know about Reptiles... Great capture...

EmilyMarino
EmilyMarino 8 years ago

Incredible! Thank you for sharing!

amazing!

mhosadurga
mhosadurga 8 years ago

The best!!!!!!

Aaron_G
Aaron_G 8 years ago

This is the neatest thing I've seen all day!

StavrosApostolou
StavrosApostolou 8 years ago

I put another (not good) shot with the snake after the vomiting of the food.
The snake vomited their food and left

KarzanBlbas
KarzanBlbas 8 years ago

why spew the centipede? you say that because the centipede have hard skeleton, i thing that not happen, because the body snake can be contraction destroy the exoskeleton of centipede

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 8 years ago

Interesting...

StavrosApostolou
StavrosApostolou 8 years ago

The snake spewed the centipede

KarzanBlbas
KarzanBlbas 8 years ago

you right francisquintana because the centipedes is so poisons and harmful that it fight with sank

Josh Asel
Josh Asel 8 years ago

holy moly thats cool

StavrosApostolou
Spotted by
StavrosApostolou

Αττική, Greece

Spotted on Oct 28, 2012
Submitted on Oct 28, 2012

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