saw-scaled viper

Arabic translation: الافعى الحارِية

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English term or phrase:saw-scaled viper
Arabic translation:الافعى الحارِية
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Livestock / Animal Husbandry / saw-scaled viper
English term or phrase: saw-scaled viper
The reason the saw-scaled viper is so deadly is her venom.
Samer Jaatoul
Canada
Local time: 18:49
الافعى الحارِية
Explanation:
الافعى الحارِيَة
Echis (сommon names: saw-scaled vipers, carpet vipers[2]) is a genus of venomous vipers found in the dry regions of Africa, the Middle East, Pakistan, India, and Sri Lanka. They have a characteristic threat display, rubbing sections of their body together to produce a "sizzling" warning sound.[3] The name Echis is the Latin transliteration of the Greek word for "viper" (ἔχις). Their common name is "saw-scaled vipers" and they include some of the species responsible for causing the most snakebite cases and deaths in the world.[4] Eight species are currently recognized.[5]
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الافعى الحارِية


Explanation:
الافعى الحارِيَة
Echis (сommon names: saw-scaled vipers, carpet vipers[2]) is a genus of venomous vipers found in the dry regions of Africa, the Middle East, Pakistan, India, and Sri Lanka. They have a characteristic threat display, rubbing sections of their body together to produce a "sizzling" warning sound.[3] The name Echis is the Latin transliteration of the Greek word for "viper" (ἔχις). Their common name is "saw-scaled vipers" and they include some of the species responsible for causing the most snakebite cases and deaths in the world.[4] Eight species are currently recognized.[5]



    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Echis
    https://www.almaany.com/en/dict/ar-en/echis/
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