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Jumping Pitvipers, Jumping Pitviper Pictures, Facts, and Information

Central American Jumping Pitviper


Central American Jumping Pitviper
Pictures of Central American Jumping Pitvipers (Atropoides mexicanus). They're in the Viper family (Viperidae). They grow to 90 cm maximum, which is a little less than three feet. They eat small rodents and lizards, and have about 35 offspring. They live in tropical and subtropical rainforests in Costa Rica and other countries.