One of the many incorrect determinations of the web

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One of the many incorrect determinations of the web

Postby Ruggero Morimando » Fri Aug 11, 2017 12:13 pm

http://zipcodezoo.com/index.php/File:Na ... ura_23.jpg

Actually a baby M.monspessulanus female... :lol:
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Re: One of the many incorrect determinations of the web

Postby Guillaume Gomard » Fri Aug 11, 2017 1:41 pm

Well if you start with this topic I think that 2 out of 3 illustrations used in general media when reporting about a particular species depict the wrong snakes... I guess they just pick up randomly pictures in free-access databases. Of course it´s more embarassing when the author is supposed to be a naturalist... :roll:
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