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 Post subject: Snake: Shield-nose Cobra (Aspidelaps scutatus intermedius)
Unread postPosted: Sun Jan 20, 2013 4:45 pm 
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This snake didn't look alive, but snakes do have a habit of playing 'possum'. I have no idea what this is.
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 Post subject: Re: Identification help: Snakes
Unread postPosted: Sun Jan 20, 2013 7:30 pm 
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Very nice photos!

This one is a shield-nose cobra (Aspidelaps scutatus intermedius).

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 Post subject: Re: Identification help: Snakes
Unread postPosted: Sat Jun 15, 2013 8:28 pm 
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Sorry for a late reply to your post, but that Shield cobra is an awesome sighting. I have yet to see a Shield cobra in the Kruger!!


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