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Wagler’s Pit-viper or Temple Viper

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Wagler’s Pit-viper or Temple Viper 

Wagler’s Pit-viper or Temple Viper (Tropidolaemus wagleri)

Wagler's Pit-viper (Tropidolaemus wagleri) 

Above: Adult Wagler's Pit-viper (Tropidolaemus wagleri)

Found: Penang, Malaysia (2009)

Common in forested area. Lay motionless but strike when provoked. Poisonous but not dangerous.