A moderately venomous pit viper species endemic to Sri Lanka.A nocturnal sluggish arboreal snake it occupies grasslands and rainforests.When threatened it vibrates its tail forms a sinuous loop with the forebody and lashes out bite.Feed on rodents frogs and birds.
At Gannoruwa forest.
Lat: 7.29, Long: 80.58
Spotted on Aug 9, 2014
Submitted on Aug 10, 2014
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