White-lipped tree viper (Trimeresurus albolabris)

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Filename:
MCSJM00021
Description:
White-lipped tree viper (Trimeresurus albolabris)
Location: southern China to India, and south to the Indonesian Archipelago (absent from the Malay peninsula)
Behaviour: most active at night; hunts by ambush, resting with head and neck in an S-shaped loop ready to strike.
Other notes: captive.

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