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NATURE & GASTRONOMY

  

 

 

  Malayan Pit Viper

 

Strong hemotoxic venom, deadly! Without administration of serum death can occur after just one hour.

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As all other pit vipers, the Malayan Pit Viper is distinguished by the presence of a heat-sensing pit organ, located between the eye and the nostril on either side of the head. See also List of Thai Animal Names.

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