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Snake handler discovers highly venomous new species in …

Snake handler discovers highly venomous new species in …

New Species, Reptiles August 7, 2015 at 12:00 am

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First Venomous Frogs Described Use Heads As Deadly Weap…

First Venomous Frogs Described Use Heads As Deadly Weap…

Amphibians, New Species August 6, 2015 at 12:00 am

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New Venomous Snake Species Discovered in Tanzania

New Venomous Snake Species Discovered in Tanzania

New Species, Reptiles January 11, 2012 at 12:00 am

This newly discovered┬ásnake has menacing-looking yellow and black scales, dull green eyes and two spiky horns. And it’s named after a 7-year-old girl. Matilda’s Horned Viper was discovered in a small patch of southwest Tanzania in 2009. This striking black-and-yellow snake is called Matilda’s horned viper, can grow to 65cm and has horn-like scales above its eyes. Photograph: Tim Davenport/AFP/Getty Image