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  1. asp, asp viper, Vipera aspis(noun)

    of southern Europe; similar to but smaller than the adder

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  1. Vipera aspis

    Vipera aspis is a venomous viper species found in southwestern Europe. Bites from this species can be more severe than from the European adder, V. berus; not only can they be very painful, but about also 4% of all untreated bites are fatal. The specific epithet, aspis, is a Greek word that means "viper." Five subspecies are currently recognized, including the nominate subspecies described here.

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