New Species of Venomous Snake Discovered in Australia

Scientists have discovered a new species of snake in the Kimberley region, north-western Australia. The newly-discovered species belongs to Acanthophis (Australian death adders), a genus of highly venomous snakes found in Australia and New Guinea, and also on several Indonesian islands to the west of New Guinea. Named the Kimberley death adder (Acanthophis cryptamydros), the [...] —> Read More