August 2019: Butterfly Viper
FaunaFocus is entering August 2019 and featuring its first snake species, the butterfly viper, also known as the rhinoceros viper!
The butterfly viper, also known as the rhinoceros viper, is a puff adder endemic to central and western Africa. As an ambush predator, this carnivorous snake relies on camouflage as it waits for prey. After striking, it sinks its hollow fangs into its victim and delivers a deadly hemotoxic venom. This species is Not Evaluated on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species.
|Charcoal CreateAlong||August 16||7:00 pm|
|Free-For-All: Deadline||August 29||12:00 pm|
|Free-For-All: Livestream||August 30||7:00 pm|