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Name Gloydius halys caucasicus 
Common Name(s) Caucasian pitviper
Origin Iran
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Gloydius halys caucasicus
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Gloydius halys caucasicus
Taxonomic Classification
  • Class : Reptilia
  • Order : Squamata
  • Suborder : Serpentes
  • Family : Viperidae
  • Subfamily :  Crotalinae
  • Genus :  Gloydius

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