Swaziland's Reptiles Database

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Thelotornis capensis capensis  
(South-eastern Savanna Vine Snake)
(SiSwati: lununkhu)
Venomous



Description:

Key Features: the elongated flat head, slender body and exceptionally long tail

Comments: Occurs throughout the country in the highveld, middleveld, lowveld and Lubombo regions, less common in the highveld.

Habitats:  
Rocky ridges and slopes
Woodland
Valley bushveld


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