Product ID L1157
Name Vipera renardi 
Common Name(s) Steppe Viper
Origin Russia
Purity >99%
Form Lyophilized powder
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Vipera renardi
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Vipera renardi
Taxonomic Classification
  • Class : Reptilia
  • Order : Squamata
  • Suborder : Serpentes
  • Family : Viperidae
  • Subfamily :  Viperinae
  • Genus :  Vipera

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