Swaziland's Reptiles Database

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List of Species: Alphabetical by Common Name

(Common name needed) - Scelotes brevipes ??  
African Long-tailed Seps - Tetradactylus africanus  
Barberton Girdled Lizard - Cordylus warreni barbertonensis 
   (SiSwati: chakazane)
Berg Adder - Bitis atropos  
Bibron's Blind Snake - Typhlops bibronii  
Black File Snake - Mehelya nyassae  
Black Mamba - Dendroaspis polylepis  
   (SiSwati: imamba)
Black-headed Centipede-eater - Aparallactus capensis  
Boomslang - Dispholidus typus typus 
   (SiSwati: indlondlo)
Boulenger's Garter Snake - Elapsoidea boulengeri  
Cape Dwarf Gecko - Lygodactylus capensis capensis 
Cape File Snake - Mehelya capensis capensis 
   (SiSwati: imamba lukhonkhotse)
Cape Grass Lizard - Chamaesaura anguina anguina 
Cape Skink - Trachylepis capensis  
Cape Wolf Snake - Lycophidion capense capense 
Cape worm snake - Leptotyphlops conjunctus conjunctus ?? 
   (SiSwati: umtfwana wenyoka lengaboni)
Common Brown Water Snake - Lycodonomorphus rufulus  
Common Crag Lizard - Pseudocordylus melanotus  
   (SiSwati: chakazane)
Common Flap-necked Chameleon - Chamaeleo dilepis  
   (SiSwati: lunwabu)
Common Ground Agama - Agama aculeata armata 
Common House Snake - Lamprophis fuliginosus  
   (SiSwati: umdlume)
Common or Rhombic Egg-eater - Dasypeltis scabra  
Common or Rhombic Night Adder - Causus rhombeatus  
Common Purple-glossed Snake - Amblyodipsas polylepis polylepis 
Common Slug-eater - Duberria lutrix  
Cross-marked or Montane Grass Snake - Psammophis crucifer  
De Costerís Garter Snake - Elapsoidea sundevallii decosteri 
Delalande's Sandveld Lizard - Nucras lalandii  
Distant's Ground Agama - Agama aculeata distanti 
   (SiSwati: holoholo)
Dusky-bellied Water Snake - Lycodonomorphus laevissimus fitzsimonsi 
East African Shovel-snout - Prosymna stuhlmannii  
Eastern Natal Green Snake - Philothamnus natalensis natalensis 
Eastern Striped Skink - Trachylepis striata  
Eastern Tiger Snake - Telescopus semiannulatus semiannulatus 
Floodplain Water Snake - Lycodonomorphus whytii obscuriventris 
Giant Legless Skink - Acontias plumbeus  
Giant Plated Lizard - Gerrhosaurus validus validus 
Green Water Snake - Philothamnus hoplogaster  
Herald or Red-lipped Snake - Crotaphopeltis hotamboeia  
Incognito Thread Snake - Leptotyphlops incognitus  
Intermediate Shield Cobra - Aspidelaps scutatus intermedius 
Large-scaled Grass Lizard - Chamaesaura macrolepis macrolepis 
Lebombo Flat Lizard - Platysaurus intermedius lebomboensis 
Leopard Tortoise - Stigmochelys pardalis  
   (SiSwati: lufudvu lwesiganga)
Long-tailed Thread Snake - Leptotyphlops longicaudus  
Marbled Tree Snake - Dipsadoboa aulica  
Marley's Flat Gecko - Afroedura marleyi  
Marsh or Helmeted Terrapin - Pelomedusa subrufa  
Mole Snake - Pseudaspis cana  
   (SiSwati: imboma)
Montane Dwarf Burrowing Skink - Scelotes mirus  
Mozambique Spitting Cobra - Naja mossambica  
   (SiSwati: imfeti)
Natal Flat Lizard - Platysaurus intermedius natalensis 
Natal Hinged Tortoise - Kinixys natalensis  
   (SiSwati: lufudvu lwesiganga)
Natal Purple-glossed Snake - Amblyodipsas concolor  
Nile Crocodile - Crocodylus niloticus  
   (SiSwati: ingwenya)
Nile or Water Monitor - Varanus niloticus  
   (SiSwati: Quamu)
Olive grass snake - Psammophis phillipsii  
Olive House Snake - Lamprophis inornatus  
Ornate Sandveld Lizard - Nucras ornata  
Peters' Thread Snake - Leptotyphlops scutifrons scutifrons 
Puff Adder - Bitis arietans arietans 
   (SiSwati: libululu)
Rainbow Skink - Trachylepis margaritifer  
Reticulated Centipede-eater - Aparallactus lunulatus lunulatus 
Rinkhals - Hemachatus haemachatus  
   (SiSwati: phemphetwane)
Rock or White-throated Monitor - Varanus albigularis albigularis 
   (SiSwati: imbhulu)
Rough-scaled Plated Lizard - Gerrhosaurus major major 
Schlegel's Beaked Blind Snake - Typhlops schlegelii schlegelii 
Semiornate Snake - Meizodon semiornatus semiornatus 
Serrated Hinged Terrapin - Pelusios sinuatus  
   (SiSwati: lufudvu lwemanti)
Short-snouted Grass Snake - Psammophis brevirostris  
Snouted Cobra - Naja haje annulifera 
   (SiSwati: phemphetwane)
Snouted Night Adder - Causus defilippii  
South-eastern Savanna Vine Snake - Thelotornis capensis capensis 
   (SiSwati: lununkhu)
Southern African Python - Python natalensis  
   (SiSwati: inhlatfu)
Southern Brown Egg-eater - Dasypeltis inornata  
Southern or Bibron's Stiletto Snake - Atractaspis bibronii  
Southern Rock Agama - Agama atra  
Southern Tree Agama - Acanthocercus atricollis atricollis 
   (SiSwati: intfulo)
Speckled Rock Skink - Trachylepis punctatissima  
Speke's Hinged Tortoise - Kinixys spekii  
   (SiSwati: lufudvu lwesiganga)
Spotted Bush Snake - Philothamnus semivariegatus  
Spotted Dwarf Gecko - Lygodactylus ocellatus ocellatus 
Spotted Harlequin Snake - Homoroselaps lacteus  
Spotted House Snake - Lamprophis guttatus  
Spotted or Rhombic Skaapsteker - Psammophylax rhombeatus rhombeatus 
Spotted Thick-toed Gecko - Pachydactylus maculatus  
Striped Harlequin Snake - Homoroselaps dorsalis  
Striped Sandveld Lizard - Nucras taeniolata  
Sundevall's Garter Snake - Elapsoidea sundevallii sundevallii 
Sundevall's Shovel-snout - Prosymna sundevallii  
Sundevall's Writhing Skink - Lygosoma sundevallii sundevallii 
Swazi Flat Gecko - Afroedura major  
Swazi Rock Snake - Lamprophis swazicus  
Tello's Thread Snake - Leptotyphlops telloi  
Transvaal Girdled Lizard - Cordylus vittifer  
   (SiSwati: chakazane)
Transvaal Grass Lizard - Chamaesaura aenea  
Tropical Girdled Lizard - Cordylus tropidosternum  
Tropical House Gecko - Hemidactylus mabouia  
Turner's Gecko - Chondrodactylus turneri  
Van Son's Thick-toed Gecko - Pachydactylus vansoni  
Variable Skink - Trachylepis varia varia 
Variegated Wolf Snake - Lycophidion variegatum  
Wahlberg's Snake-eyed Skink - Panaspis wahlbergii  
Wahlberg's Velvet Gecko - Homopholis wahlbergii  
Warren's Girdled Lizard - Cordylus warreni warreni 
Western Natal Green Snake - Philothamnus natalensis occidentalis 
Western Stripe-bellied Sand Snake - Psammophis subtaeniatus  
Wolkberg Dwarf Chameleon - Bradypodion transvaalense  
Yellow-bellied House Snake - Lamprophis fuscus  
Yellow-throated Plated Lizard - Gerrhosaurus flavigularis  

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