Stripe-Bellied Sand Snake
Snakes | Namibia
Introduction: Although the stripe-bellied sand snake is fast on its belly and difficult to catch, many are caught by birds of prey. They prefer an open dry savannah, thornveld or bushveld habitat.
Diet: Small birds, lizards and rodents are taken on excursions into low bush.
Colouring: A grey-olive back, bright yellow belly. Dorsal stripes and head blotches.
Breeding: Females lay between 4 and 10 eggs.
Size: Max SVL male 900mm, female 885mm.
Large lodge situated at the Namutoni entrance gate to Etosha. Excellent facilities but expect to share these with large group tours