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Eastern Montpellier snake

Eastern Montpellier snake
The Eastern Montpellier snake (Malpolon insignitus) is a semi-venomous snake distributed from the coastline to hilly areas. It has a very primitive venom injection teeth found at the back of its mouth. The venom is injected when the prey is swallowed. It is distributed along the lowlands of Albania. It could be found along the valleys of the upstream of the rivers. The global conservation status for this specimen as per IUCN is Least Concern.