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  • 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
  • German
    • Kreuzotter

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

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.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Adder (Vipera berus) Vipera berus

Observer

saschabucko

Date

March 29, 2015 03:07 PM CEST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Adder Vipera berus

Observer

pierre_t

Date

May 31, 2006

Place

Optevoz (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Adder (Vipera berus) Vipera berus

Observer

matteosartori

Date

June 24, 2014 09:32 AM CEST

Photos / Sounds

What

Adder (Vipera berus) Vipera berus

Observer

matteosartori

Date

June 18, 2014 04:01 PM CEST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Adder Vipera berus

Observer

westy

Date

September 10, 2014 03:51 PM CEST

Description

Adder found sunbathing on the rock at the waters edge on the North Yorkshire coast, Hayburn Wyke.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common European Adder Vipera berus ssp. berus

Observer

mathinaturalist

Date

April 18, 2013

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Adder Vipera berus

Observer

fomichev

Date

May 11, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Adder Vipera berus

Observer

michelemenegon

Date

August 10, 2014 03:49 PM CEST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Adder Vipera berus

Observer

annarella

Date

July 20, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Adder Vipera berus

Observer

annarella

Date

July 20, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Adder Vipera berus

Observer

michelemenegon

Date

July 20, 2014
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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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