Product ID L1254
Name Bothrops moojeni 
Common Name(s) Brazilian Lancehead
Origin Brazil
Purity >99%
Form Lyophilized powder
Packaging In vacuum sealed glass vials, in secured parcel.
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2. Andrade D. V.; Abe A. S. 2000. Water collection by the body in a viperid snake, Bothrops moojeni. Amphibia-Reptilia 21 (4): 485-492
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4. Betzel, R.L., Bernardo, L.R. & Silva-Soares, T. 2018. Bothrops moojeni (Caicaca; Brazilian Lancehead) Diet. Herpetological Review 49 (1): 124-125.
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10. Dutra, N.C.L.; Telles, M.P.C.; Dutra, D.L. & Silva Junior, N.J. 2008. Genetic diversity in populations of the viper Bothrops moojeni Hoge, 1966 in Central Brazil using RAPD markers. Genetics and Molecular Research 7 (3): 603-613
11. Fabricio-Neto, Ailton; Rodrigo Samuel Bueno Gavira, and Denis Vieira Andrade 2016. Keratophagy in captive Bothrops moojeni (Serpentes: Viperidae) Phyllomedusa 15 (2): 201-202
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14. Franca, F.G.R.; Daniel O. Mesquita, Cristiano C. Nogueira, and Alexandre F. B. Araujo 2008. Phylogeny and Ecology Determine Morphological Structure in a Snake Assemblage in the Central Brazilian Cerrado. Copeia 2008 (1): 23-38
15. Freitas, Marco Antonio de; Guarino R. Colli, Omar Machado Entiauspe-Neto, Luiz Trincha, Daniel Araujo, Tiago de Oliveira Lima, Daniella Pereira Fagundes de França, Renato Gaiga, Pedro Dias 2016. Snakes of Cerrado localities in western Bahia, Brazil. Check List 12 (3): 1896
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35. Wuester, W.; Saloma, M.G.; Duckett,G.J.; R.S. Thorpe & BBBSP 1999. Mitochondrial DNA phylogeny of the Bothrops atrox species complex (Squamata: Serpentes: Viperidae). Kaupia (Darmstadt) (8): 135-144
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Bothrops moojeni
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Bothrops moojeni
Taxonomic Classification
  • Class : Reptilia
  • Order : Squamata
  • Suborder : Serpentes
  • Family : Viperidae
  • Subfamily :  Crotalinae
  • Genus :  Bothrops

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