Bitis gabonica


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Noun1.Bitis gabonica - large heavy-bodied brilliantly marked and extremely venomous west African viper
viper - venomous Old World snakes characterized by hollow venom-conducting fangs in the upper jaw
Bitis, genus Bitis - a genus of Viperidae
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nigricincta venom was less that the 39.3 [micro]g of Echis ocellatus (Nigeria), 47.15 [micro]g of Echis leucogaster (Mali), the 24.9 [micro]g of Echis pyramidum leakeyi (Kenya), the 64.8 [micro]g of Bitis arietans (Nigeria), and the 28.2 micro]g of Bitis gabonica (Nigeria) from a study by Segura et al.
Hutchinson, "Evolutionary analysis of novel serine proteases in the Venom Gland transcriptome of Bitis gabonica rhinoceros," PLoS ONE, vol.
Poisonous snakes most commonly found in Zululand Puff adder (Bitis arietans) Night adder (Causinae rhombeatus) Gaboon viper (Bitis gabonica) Mozambique spitting cobra (Naja mossambica) Rinkhals (Hemachatus haemachatus) Zebra, western barred, or black spitting cobra (Naja nigricincta) Forest or white-lipped cobra (Naja melanoleuca) Snouted or banded Egyptian cobra (Naja annulifera) Black mamba (Dendroaspis polylepis) Green mamba (Dendroaspis angusticeps) Vine or twig snake (Thelotornis species) Boomslang (Dispholidus typus) Table 3.
Comparison of the physiological effects in rabbits of gaboon viper (Bitis gabonica) venoms from different sources.