A red spot assassin bug (Platymeris rhadamanthus) at Safari Park Dvur Kralove.
A twig snake (Thelotornis capensis) at Safari Park Dvur Kralove.
A lesser baboon spider (Harpactirella lightfooti) from a private collection. This species is native to South Africa. This small spider is highly venomous.
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.
A Russian or Central Asian cobra (Naja oxiana) at the St. Louis Zoo.
A European long-nosed viper (Vipera ammodytes ammodytes) at the St. Louis Zoo.
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