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Ovophis convictus (STOLICZKA, 1870)

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Higher TaxaViperidae, Crotalinae, Colubroidea, Alethinophidia, Serpentes, Squamata (snakes) 
Subspecies 
Common NamesE: Indo-Malayan mountain pitviper
G: Indo-Malaiische Berg-Grubenotter 
SynonymTrimeresurus convictus STOLICZKA 1870: 224
Trimeresurus convictus — KLEMMER 1963
Ovophis convictus — SMITH & CHISZAR 1988
Ovophis monticola convictus — GOLAY et al. 1993
Lachesis monticola (GÜNTHER 1864) (partim) — BOULENGER 1890
Trimeresurus monticola (partim) — BARBOUR 1912
Ovophis monticola tonkinensis — BURGER 1971 (nec Trimeresurus tonkinensis BOURRET 1934)
Ovophis monticola convictus — GOLAY et al. 1993
Ovophis convictus — WELCH 1994: 95
Ovophis monticola convictus — COX et al. 1998: 24
Ovophis monticola convictus — GUMPRECHT et al. 2004
Ovophis convictus — DAS & YAAKOB 2007
Ovophis convictus — DAVID & VOGEL 2012
Ovophis convictus — GUMPRECHT & VAN ISSEM 2013
Ovophis convictus — WALLACH et al. 2014: 513 
DistributionIndonesia (Sumatra); Cambodia; Laos (?; subspecies not confirmed); Peninsular Malaysia (Malaya); Singapore (?); Thailand; Vietnam.

Type locality: “Penang”, restricted to “near the top of the so called Western hill on Penang, at a elevation of about 2,400 feet” [= Pulau Penang, West Malaysia]  
Reproduction 
TypesHolotype: ZSI 3082 
CommentVenomous! 
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