Product ID L1201
Name Agkistrodon bilineatus bilineatus 
Common Name(s) Mexican Copperhead, Mocassin à deux lignes
Origin Mexico
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Agkistrodon bilineatus bilineatus
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Agkistrodon bilineatus bilineatus
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Agkistrodon bilineatus bilineatus
Taxonomic Classification
  • Class : Reptilia
  • Order : Squamata
  • Suborder : Serpentes
  • Family : Viperidae
  • Subfamily :  Crotalinae
  • Genus :  Agkistrodon

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