This is similar to one of the snakes of Madagascar, the fandrefiala snake. It too, falls from a tree like a spear to stab animals, and is most feared by the locals. The fandrefiala snake is in fact known to modern science as Ithycyphus perineti. It has V-shaped head markings which resemble a spearhead.
Immunoaffinity purification and characterization of mitochondrial membrane-bound D-3-hydroxybutyrate dehydrogenase from Jaculus orientalis.(Methodology article)(Report)
Sep 30, 2008; Authors: Driss Mountassif [1,2]; Pierre Andreoletti ; Zakaria El Kebbaj ; Adnane Moutaouakkil [3,4]; Mustapha...