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The Gaboon Adder was under threat in South Africa until a concerned herpetologist decided to step in and help the species.

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Gaboon Adders

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Published by: webmaster | Date: 11/30/1999 | Views: 5

The Gaboon Adder is an extremely venomous snake in the north-eastern corner of South Africa.   Unfortunately its habitat was being destroyed.   Herpetologist Toy Bodbijl initiated a project to move as many specimens as possible to a safer area 100 kilometres further south.


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