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    • Обыкновенная гадюка
  • Italian
    • Marasso
  • Scientific Names
    • Vipera berus
    • Berus vulgaris
    • Chersea vulgaris
    • Coluber berus
    • Pelias berus
    • Vipera nikolskii
  • English
    • Adder
    • Northern Viper
    • Common Adder
    • Common European Adder
    • Common Viper
    • Common European Viper
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    • Kreuzotter

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Recent observations

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Adder Vipera berus

Observer

halis11

Date

March 13, 2015 06:53 AM CET

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Adder Vipera berus

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paulcools

Date

April 5, 2009 10:53 AM BST

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Adder Vipera berus

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michelemenegon

Date

June 28, 2015 04:36 PM SAST

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Adder Vipera berus

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michelemenegon

Date

June 28, 2015 02:50 PM SAST

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Adder Vipera berus

Date

May 26, 2007

Description

To this date still my only snake sighting in the New Forest, despite living in the area for over a decade.

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Adder Vipera berus

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saschabucko

Date

June 4, 2015 01:22 PM CEST

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Adder Vipera berus

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leosandra

Date

June 15, 2014

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Adder Vipera berus

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lst

Date

May 9, 2010

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Adder Vipera berus

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paulcools

Date

April 11, 2009

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Adder Vipera berus

Observer

sara4

Date

April 6, 2015

Place

weymouth (Google, OSM)

Description

Saw one trailside sunning itself, it moved into the nettles before I could get a shot of it.

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Adder Vipera berus

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saschabucko

Date

May 21, 2015 12:00 AM CEST

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Adder Vipera berus

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matteosartori

Date

June 24, 2014 09:32 AM CEST
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Description from Wikipedia

Vipera berus, the common European adder or common European viper, is a venomous viper species that is extremely widespread and can be found throughout most of Western Europe and as far as East Asia. Known by a host of common names including common adder and common viper, adders have been the subject of much folklore in Britain and other European countries. They are not regarded as especially dangerous; the snake is not aggressive and usually bites...

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Conservation Summary

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