Dasypeltis atra Sternfeld, 1912

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Description: Small snake with bullet-shaped head. Several colour forms exist, may be black above and below others may be uniform red-brown, red or pink, paler below, others may be uniform brown or brown with darker blotches along the middle of the back. Length up to 110 cm.

Small snake with bullet-shaped head. Several colour forms exist, may be black above and below others may be uniform red-brown, red or pink, paler below, others may be uniform brown or brown with darker blotches along the middle of the back. Length up to 110 cm.

Place collected: Africa; Eastern Africa; Uganda; Ankole; Ishingiro; Kagabagaba
Measurements: not recorded
Type: REPTILIA SERPENTES COLUBRIDAE

Accession no: 1962.9.28
Other number(s): S.284 [Collection Number]

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