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An Eastern Montpellier snake (Malpolon insignitus) at Prague Zoo.
A Godman’s montane pitviper (Cerrophidion wilsoni) at Zoo Plzeň.
A Northern Pacific rattlesnake (Crotalus oreganus oreganus) at the American International Rattlesnake Museum in Albuquerque, NM.
A Cerbat Mountains rattlesnake (Crotalus oreganus hualapaiensis) at the American International Rattlesnake Museum in Albuquerque, NM.
An inland taipan (Oxyranus microlepidotus) at Reptile Gardens. This snake is the most venomous in the world.
Terciopelo (fer-de-lance) (Bothrops asper) at the Naples Zoo. This juvenile was born via parthenogenesis, an asexual form of reproduction.
Rufous-beaked snake (Rhamphiophis oxyrhynchus) at the Naples Zoo.
A Timor python (Python timoriensis) at the Sedgwick County Zoo in Wichita, Kansas.
Malayan krait or blue krait (Bungarus candidus) at the Sedgwick County Zoo. Drop for drop, the venom of this snake is among the deadliest in the world.
A Lansberg’s hognosed pitviper (Porthidium lansbergii) at the Chattanooga Zoo.
Gloyd’s cantil (Agkistrodon howardgloydi) at the St. Louis Zoo.
A vulnerable Dinnik’s viper (Vipera dinniki) at the St. Louis Zoo.
An asp viper (Vipera aspis aspis) at the St. Louis Zoo.
A brown spotted pitviper or Chinese habu pitviper (Protobothrops mucrosquamatus) at the St. Louis Zoo.
A vulnerable Renard’s meadow viper (Vipera renardi) at the St. Louis Zoo.
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