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 DeCS Categories

B01 Eukaryota .
B01.050 Animals .
B01.050.150 Chordata .
B01.050.150.900 Vertebrates .
B01.050.150.900.833 Reptiles .
B01.050.150.900.833.672 Snakes .
B01.050.150.900.833.672.125 Alethinophidia .
B01.050.150.900.833.672.125.937 Viperidae .
B01.050.150.900.833.672.125.937.750 Russell's Viper .
Z01 Geographic Locations .
Z01.252 Asia 946 .
Z01.252.100 Asia, Central .
Z01.252.100.940 Turkmenistan .
Z01.252.122 Asia, Northern .
Z01.252.122.500 Russia .
Z01.252.122.500.500 Siberia .
Z01.542 Europe .
Z01.542.248 Europe, Eastern .
Z01.542.248.540 Moldova .
Z01.542.248.700 Republic of Belarus .
Z01.542.248.775 Russia .
Z01.542.900 Transcaucasia .
Z01.542.900.099 Armenia .
Z01.542.900.420 Georgia (Republic) .
Z01.542.931 USSR 11156 .
Z01.542.931.099 Armenia .
Z01.542.931.420 Georgia (Republic) .
Z01.542.931.540 Moldova .
Z01.586 Historical Geographic Locations .
Z01.586.035 Ancient Lands .
Z01.586.035.150 Armenia .
Z01.586.200 Commonwealth of Independent States .
Z01.586.200.940 Turkmenistan .
Z01.586.950 USSR 11156 .
Z01.586.950.099 Armenia .
Z01.586.950.420 Georgia (Republic) .
Z01.586.950.540 Moldova .
 Synonyms & Historicals
Russia .
Russian Federation (Europe) .
Russian SFSR .
Russian S.F.S.R. .
A country located in north Asia bordering the Arctic Ocean, extending from Europe (the portion west of the Urals) to the North Pacific Ocean. The capital is Moscow. .
Siberia .
Russian Federation (Asia) .
Russian S.F.S.R., Asian .
A region, north-central Asia, largely in Russia. It extends from the Ural Mountains to the Pacific Ocean and from the Arctic Ocean to central Kazakhstan and the borders of China and Mongolia. .
Republic of Belarus .
Belorussia .
Belorussian SSR .
Byelorussian SSR .
Belarus .
Byelorussian S.S.R. .
Byelarus .
Belorussian S.S.R. .
A country in Eastern Europe, east of Poland. The capital is Minsk. .
Armenia .
Armenian SSR .
Armenian S.S.R. .
An ancient country in western Asia, by the twentieth century divided among the former USSR, Turkey, and Iran. It was attacked at various times from before the 7th century B.C. to 69 B.C. by Assyrians, Medes, Persians, the Greeks under Alexander, and the Romans. It changed hands frequently in wars between Neo-Persian and Roman Empires from the 3d to 7th centuries and later under Arabs, Seljuks, Byzantines, and Mongols. In the 19th century Armenian nationalism arose but suffered during Russo-Turkish hostilities. It became part of the Soviet Republic in 1921, with part remaining under Turkey. (Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988) .
Georgia (Republic) .
Georgia (Western Asia) .
Georgia SSR .
Georgian SSR .
Republic of Georgia .
Georgian S.S.R. .
A country in southwestern Asia, bordering the Black Sea, between Turkey and Russia. The capital is Tbilisi. .
Moldova .
Moldavia .
Moldavian SSR .
Moldavian S.S.R. .
Country in Europe south and west of Ukraine and east of Romania. The capital is Chisinau. .
Turkmenistan .
Turkmen SSR .
Turkmen S.S.R. .
Russell's Viper .
Russell Viper .
Russells Viper .
Viper, Russell's .
Vipera russelii .
A genus of snakes of the family VIPERIDAE. It is distributed in West Pakistan, most of India, Burma, Ceylon, Thailand, southeast China, Taiwan, and a few islands of Indonesia. It hisses loudly when disturbed and strikes with great force and speed. Very prolific, it gives birth to 20-60 young. This viper is the leading cause of snakebite in India and Burma. (Moore: Poisonous Snakes of the World, 1980, p127) .