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image by Pascal Gross
Gules a Serpent erect Argent.
Željko Heimer, 13 January 2003
The fabulous animal on the flag of Bellinzona district and commune is called in Italian "Biscione".
This animal, which can also be found on the arms of the cars Alfa Romeo, is linked with the Visconti family.
Pascal Gross, 11 January 2003