The Greater Durban Area is home to a wide range of snake species. Puff Adder - Highly venomous Found more inland of Durban, as well as North and South of Durban. Common Southern African Python, also known as the Rock Python. Many people are encountering snakes in the wild or in their gardens and in most With over reptile species in South Africa it is not easy to identify tortoises. Perhaps the most feared snake in Africa is the Black Mamba. They are Africa's largest venomous snake and can grow to between ( feet) and meters.
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