Kalahari spade-snouted worm lizard
Worm Lizards | Namibia
Introduction: Kalahari spade-snouted worm lizards (Monopeltis leonhardi) prefer to burrow in shallow sands. This habitat is ideal for this medium-sized species that has 2 shields that form the 'spade'. Unfortunately for this species their main predators include jackals and yellow-billed kites.
Colouring: Similar to Anchieta's spade-snouted worm lizard.
Breeding: There is no information on reproductive habits of this species.
Size: Max SVL 290mm.
The Arnhem Caves are the largest in Namibia, this simple rest camp allows guests to explore these caves
Built from locally made red Kalahari clay bricks this is a wonderful lodge. Expect good food, stunning Kalahari sunsets and a warm welcome
An ideal stop over in the Kalahari en-route between Botswana and central Namibia
Hans and Claudia run an excellent guest farm - activities include game drives, learning about (and eating) local sheep, the art centre and carpet weaving. We think this is one of the best guest farms in Namibia
Offers a variety of accommodation styles from guest houses to a tented camp.