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Adder

Observed: 9th April 2011 By: New Forest WalkerNew Forest Walker’s reputation in Amphibians and Reptiles
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Description:

Lovely adder, I estimate just over two feet long. Fantastic bright colours.

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anonymous spotter's picture

This adult male -

must be one of the largest still alive in the UK. In the past, lengths slightly over 1m were recorded, but as numbers dwindle, so does the size variation.