Print off our lists and enjoy exploring the reserve, finding hidden little treasures and ticking them off.  If you happen to find a new species please let us know in order to update our lists.

Snake Species List – click here to download

 

ENGLISH NAME AFRIKAANS NAME SCIENTIFIC NAME IDENTIFIED 
Brown house snake  Bruinhuisslang Lamprophis fuliginosus  
Black file snake  Swartvylslang Mehelya nyassae  
Black-headed centipede-eater  Swartkop-honderdpootvreter Aparallactus capensis  
Boomslang  Boomslang Dispholidus typus  
Black mamba Swartmamba Dendroaspis polylepis  
Common egg eater  Gewone eiervreter Dasypeltis scabra  
Comnon wolf snake Kaapse wolfslang Lycophidion capense  
East African shovel-snout Gespikkelde graafneusslang Prosymna stuhlmannii  
Eastern bark snake Mopanieslang Hemirhaggerhis nototaenia  
Incognito worm snake  Incognito-erdslangetjie Leptotphlops incognitus  
Marbled tree snake  Marmerslang Dipsadoboa aulica  
Mozambique spitting cobra  Mosambiekse spoegkobra Naja mossambica  
Mole snake  Molslang Pseudaspis cana  
Olive Whip snake  Olyfsweepslang Psammophis mossambicus  
Purple-glossed snake Gewone purpergrondslang Amblyodipsas polylepsis  
Puff adder  Pofadder Bitis a. arietans  
Red-lipped or Herald snake  Rooilipslang Crotaphopeltis hotamboeia  
Rhombic night adder  Gewone Nagadder Causus rhombeatus  
Rufous beaked snake  Haakneusslang Rhamphiobis rostratus  
Spotted bush snake  Gespikkelde bosslang Philothamus s. semivariegatus  
Snouted cobra  Wipneuskobra Naja annulifera  
Stripe-bellied sand snake  Westelike gestreepe sandslang Psammophis ssubtaeniatus  
Striped Skaapsteker Gestreepe skaapsteker Psammophylax tritaeniatus  
Schlegel’s beaked blind snake  Schlegel se haakneusblindeslang Rhinotyphlops schlegelii  
Southern african python  Suider-Afrikaanse luislang Phython natalensis  
Southern file snake  Suidelike vylslang Mehelya capensis  
Southern stiletto snake Suidelike sypikslang Atractaspis bibronii  
Tiger snake  Gewone tierslang Telescopus semiannulatus  
Variegated wolf snake  Bont wolfslang Lycophidion variegatum  
Vine snake  Savannevoelslang Thelotornis capensis