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Atheris nitschei
Atheris nitschei
Sedge Viper
Photographer: H. Vannoy Davis
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 0091 3183 0934 0114 (2001-03-07)

Copyright © 2001 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  1957
  • location   Congo
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 58144
  • photo category: Animal - Reptile

  • common names   Sedge Viper (Wolfgang Wuster )
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Wolfgang Wuster    Oct 25, 2001

    Action: changed name from "Atheris squamigera" to "Atheris nitschei "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Pattern inconsistent with A. squamigera, typical of A. nitschei

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