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Snakes: Karoo Whip

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Snakes: Karoo Whip

Unread post by Catriona » Fri Feb 18, 2011 7:54 pm

Hello all - when we were in the KTP in October, we saw this snake just north of Nossob. I'm hoping that it is a very obvious snake that everyone knows, but as I know nothing about snakes and come from the UK, please could you help me identify it. Thanks in advance. :thumbs_up: :thumbs_up:



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Re: Identification help: Snakes

Unread post by Ernest J » Sat Feb 19, 2011 8:46 am

Looks like a Karoo Whip Snake (Mildly Venomous) Danger to man none
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