Acanthophis antarcticus


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Acanthophis antarcticus

[ə′kan·thə·fəs ant′ärk·tə·kəs]
(vertebrate zoology)
The death adder, a venomous snake found in Australia and New Guinea; venom is neurotoxic.
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