Summary details for Elapsoidea sundevallii fitzsimonsi


If you are unsure of the identification of a snake you have observed, you can ask an expert for snake identification by uploading a photo to the Snakes of Namibia facebook page.

You can also get help from their amazing album of infographics of the common snake species in Namibia.

The facebook page also has contact details for snake catchers - people who are experienced in catching and removing snakes - throughout the country.

In the case of a snake bite, email "snakebite" to snakebitedoc@gmail.com. Namibia's snakebite expert - Dr Buys - will respond immediately.


 

FitzSimons' Garter Snake

Elapsoidea sundevallii fitzsimonsi

FitzSimons' Garter Snake
FitzSimons' Garter Snake © Photo: Francois Theart
FitzSimons' Garter Snake
FitzSimons' Garter Snake © Photo: M O'Shea/K Stratford/Ongava Research Centre
FitzSimons' Garter Snake
FitzSimons' Garter Snake © Photo: M O'Shea/K Stratford/Ongava Research Centre