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Biology Doctoral Candidate Discovers New Species of Viper

Dept of Biology Ph.D. candidate Tim Colston recently helped discover and describe a new species of viper, Bitis harenna, on the west side of the Ethiopian Rift Valley.  Tim is working on research projects with associate professors Dr. Brice Noonan (Tim’s advisor) and Dr. Colin Jackson.  Tim’s work is featured in a recent article from the Graduate School.