Piraja’s lancehead (Bothrops pirajai)

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Piraja's lancehead coiled in camouflague on leaves
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Piraja’s lancehead fact file

Piraja’s lancehead description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyViperidae
GenusBothrops (1)

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Piraja’s lancehead status

Classified as Vulnerable (VU) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Vulnerable

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (December, 2008)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org/
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Piraja's lancehead coiled in camouflague on leaves  
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