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Bothrops itapetiningae

São Paulo Lancehead

Venomous 💀💀💀💀 Very dangerous bite ref
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  • Length Adult

  • up to 50 cm ref
  • Length Newborn

  • unknown
  • Reproduction

  • unknown ref
  • Pupil Shape (when closed!)

  • slit (or vertical elliptical) ref
  • Fangs

  • foldable ref front-fanged ref

Altitude range

Vertical distribution

1500 meter above sea level (a.s.l.) ref

Subspecies & Common Names

Bothrops itapetiningae  ACHUAR-SHIWIAR Makánch, AGUARUNA Bakánch, Jamunsé, AKAWAIO Saroorooimo, Scroorooimo, AMAHUACA Shánoo, Shanopán, AYMARA Kollan Catari, Palli, CALLAWALLA Ppejeto, CHAYAHUITA Tayohuan, Yamirin Tayohuan, CULINA Namacá, ENGLISH American Lancehead Pitviper, Cotiarinya, Lancehead, Lancehead Pitviper, Neotropical Pitviper, São Paulo Lancehead, São Paulo Lancehead Pitviper, FINNISH Keihäskäärmeet, FRENCH Jararaca Des Champs, Trigonocéphale, Trigonocéphale D'Itapetininga, Vipère Fer De Lance, GERMAN Amerikanische Lanzenotter, Gewöhnliche Lanzenotter, Lanzenotter, Lanzenschlange, Lochadder, São Paulo Lanzenotter, GUARANI Yarará, HUAMBISA Makanch, Muash Napi, Tsere Makanch, KAMAKAN Dká Hiä, MINICA HUITOTO Ivanica, MURUI HUITOTO Iuana, PEMON Saroorooimö, Scroorooimö, PIPIL Cuêtchhuat', Tamakas, PIRO Myamtujwe, PORTUGUESE Caicaca, Cotiarinha, Furta Cor, Jarara Do Campo, Jararaca Cotiara, Jararaca De Alcatrazes, Jararaca Do Campo, Pequena Cotiara, POYANáWA Iambá Chandou, SHUAR Napi Ajakratin, Napi Naari, Napi Ti Tseasrintin, SPANISH Cascabel, Cotiariña, Cuatro Narices, Equis, Gergon, Guayacan, Jararca Do Campo, Jergon, Mahuaquite, Mapanare, Palanca, Rabo De Candela, Serpiente Mapanare, Tamagás, Yoperojobobo Venenosa, SRANAN TONGO Morabana, TUPí Boipeva, Jararaca, TUYUCA Cáapa, Díaãña, UNCODED LANGUAGES Boipeva, Cotiarinha, Furta Cor, Pequena Cotiara, UNDETERMINED LANGUAGE Taya, Yoperojobobo, URUBú-KAAPOR Yarak, WARAO Juba Aka, Juba Naka, Nakujuba, Tobejuba ref

Full Taxonomy

  • I. Superfamily Colubroidea

  • Colubrids, elapids and vipers
  • II. Family Viperidae

  • Vipers and pit vipers
  • III. Subfamily Crotalinae

  • Pit vipers
  • IV. Genus Bothrops

  • American lanceheads
  • V. Species Bothrops itapetiningae

  • São Paulo lancehead
  • VI. snakeID

  • 326
Look up complete taxonomic records of Bothrops itapetiningae (including synonyms) at THE REPTILE DATABASE (by Peter Uetz et al).