Hypoptophis

Hypoptophis

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Hypoptophis wilsonii

Common names: African bighead snake, wedge-snouted burrowing snake. Hypoptophis is a monotypic genus created for the rear-fanged venomous snake species, Hypoptophis wilsonii. The species, which is endemic to Africa, is in the subfamily Aparallactinae of the family Lamprophiidae. There are no subspecies that are recognized as being valid.

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1. Hypoptophis Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hypoptophis

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