Product ID L1109
Name Echis leucogaster 
Common Name(s) Roman's Saw-scaled Viper
Origin Mali
Purity >99%
Form Lyophilized powder
Packaging In vacuum sealed glass vials, in secured parcel.
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Echis leucogaster
Taxonomic Classification
  • Class : Reptilia
  • Order : Squamata
  • Suborder : Serpentes
  • Family : Viperidae
  • Subfamily :  Viperinae
  • Genus :  Echis

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