Swaziland's Reptiles Database

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Dispholidus typus typus  
(Boomslang)
(SiSwati: indlondlo)
Venomous



Description:

Key Features: the very large eye and the small head that is distinct from the neck

Comments: Occurs throughout the country in the highveld, middleveld, lowveld and Lubombo regions. Previously four localities listed (Broadley 1983), currently eight localities recorded as well as several additional sight records.

Habitats:  
Open grassland
Riverine forest
Alien forest
Valley bushveld


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