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: Biteriko
Measurements: not recorded
Type: REPTILIA SERPENTES COLUBRIDAE

Accession no: 60.115.3
Other number(s): S.131 [Collection Number]; 1960.115.3 [previous number]

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