Russell’s viper (Daboia russelii) is a species of venomous snake in the family Viperidae native to the Indian subcontinent. It was described in 1797 by George Shaw and Frederick Polydore Nodder, and named in honour of Patrick Russell who wrote of it in his 1796 work An account of Indian serpents, collected on the coast of Coromandel.
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17 Most Dangerous and venomous snakes in the world
Snakes are found across the world. Among over 3,000 species of snakes, around 600 are venomous. Thankfully, the chances of running into such dangerous snakes are low. Below, you can find the list of the most dangerous and venomous snakes in the world. These snakes live primarily in tropical regions- North America, South America, Africa,…