SAW SCALED VIPER :: REPTILES :: ECHIS

 ECHIS :: SAW SCALED VIPER
It is found in middle east, India,Africa,Pakistan and Sri Lanka. Saw scaled viper is common name.Their some of spices of viper causing most snakebite cases  and also death in the world. There are 8 spices till now recognized of them.
Saw scaled viper are small snake. The largest spices length is almost below 90cm and the smallest is about 30cm. The head is small and short but wide pear shaped and distinct from neck.
The venom of this viper consists mostly of hemotoxins and cytotoxins. Venom toxicity varies among different spices.
They have characteristic threat display, rubbing sections of their body together to produce sizzling warning sound.



V found it in Jessore sanctuary gujarat.well i was unable to watch it in my path but one of my friend recognized it and v have a jackpot. although at that time i have only my 50mm lens with canon 6d. if i bring my macro then result will be sharp n clear n closer too.

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