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Non-Chelonian reptiles in the markets
Deinagkistrodon acutus - Hundred-pace viper (AKA 5-pace viper)
200-300 RMB/Kg ($26-40 US)
China, Taiwan, Viet Nam
This is considered to be the most toxic of the Asian pit vipers. It was available in many of the stalls of the Chao Tou market.
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