Acanthophis


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Noun1.Acanthophis - Australian elapid snakesAcanthophis - Australian elapid snakes    
reptile genus - a genus of reptiles
Elapidae, family Elapidae - cobras; kraits; mambas; coral snakes; Australian taipan and tiger snakes
Acanthophis antarcticus, death adder - venomous Australian snake resembling an adder
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We examined prey capture kinematics and their morphological correlates in Acanthophis antarcticus and compared them to published reports of terrestrial vipers.
Prey capture in Acanthophis only superficially resembles vipers.