Ancistrodon


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Noun1.Ancistrodon - copperheadsAncistrodon - copperheads        
reptile genus - a genus of reptiles
Crotalidae, family Crotalidae - New World vipers: pit vipers
Agkistrodon contortrix, copperhead - common coppery brown pit viper of upland eastern United States
Agkistrodon piscivorus, cottonmouth, cottonmouth moccasin, water moccasin - venomous semiaquatic snake of swamps in southern United States
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The reptiles such as monitor lizard Veranus niloticus, tree pangolin Manis tricuspis and water moccasin Ancistrodon piscivoruos, were directly sighted.
Nordmark will manufacture the biological active ingredient, ancrod, which is derived from the venom of the Malayan pit viper (Ancistrodon rhodostoma).