Swaziland's Reptiles Database

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Dasypeltis scabra   
(Common or Rhombic Egg-eater)



Description:

Key Features: rough, keeled body scales, rhombic markings down the back and a black interior of the mouth

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

Habitats:  
Open grassland
Rocky ridges and slopes
Valley bushveld


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