Venomous viper species from the Tibetan plateau discovered in museum

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A DNA analysis of museum snake specimens has revealed two previously unrecognised species of Asian pit viper, both from the eastern Tibetan plateau
The Nujiang pit viper (Gloydius lipipengi) – a new species Shi et al.

If you picture the habitats frequented by venomous snakes, it's tempting to conjure up a searing desert or humid…
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