Swaziland's Reptiles Database

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Dendroaspis polylepis   
(Black Mamba)
(SiSwati: imamba)
Venomous



Description:

Key Features: the large size and black interior of the mouth

Comments: Occurs in the eastern middleveld, lowveld and Lubombo regions, absent from the highveld and western middleveld regions. Previously two localities listed (Broadley 1983), currently five localities recorded as well as several additional sight records.

Habitats:  
Valley bushveld


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