Olive Grass Snake

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Olive grass snake [Psammophis mossambicus]

Vital Statistics

Class: Reptilia
Order: Testudines
Family: Colubridae
Vhulapfu tshisadzi: 1 285 mm
Vhulapfu tshinna: 1 451 mm

Ṱhaluso

Heyi ndi ndi ṋowa khulwane, ine ya tou nga robotho ya vha na ningo ya luṱoswi na mutshila mulapfu.

Nga murahu hayo huna muvhala wa buraweni na wa pale u tshi ḓa kha mutshila, tshinwe tshifhinga iya vha na mavhala matsu kha makwanda ane avha a khou ita mitalo kha phanḓa yayo.

Thumbu ndi muvhala mutshena wo ṱanganaho na tshitopi.

U Phaḓaladziwa

Iwanala kha zwipiḓa zwa vhubvaḓuvha kha vunḓu, ya yela dubo lwa vhukovhela ha KwaZulu-Natal na hunwe kha ḽa Kenya.

Kubebele

Ya tsadzi iya kudzela makumba a 10-30 kha maṱari o faho tshilimo. Ya athothonya nga murahu ha maḓuvha a 65.

Vhuṱungu

Vhuṱungu hayo vhuya ita uri muthu asilingee na vhunwe vhuṱungu.

Kuḽele

Iḽa dzinwe ṋowa

Mawaṅwa

Zwinwe zwo no tou vhoniwaho nga maṱo ndi musi heyi ṋowa I tshi mila Angola green snake [philothamnus angolensis]