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Blind snake

South African snakes commonly known as non-venomous, including the Natal rock python (Python natalensis).

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Blind snake

Postby MrG » Sat Jan 19, 2013 3:20 pm

Just a few images of a Bibrons blind snake that I rescued out of the pool. The rain seems to bring them out.

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Re: Blind snake

Postby rvanhuyssteen » Sat Jan 19, 2013 3:53 pm

Nice photos. These are interesting snakes and it's always nice to see them around.
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Re: Blind snake

Postby Mr Venom » Sat Jan 19, 2013 5:18 pm

Great photos MrG.

I still want to find one of these...
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Re: Blind snake

Postby Serpent » Sat Jan 19, 2013 7:53 pm

Nice Mr.G. Interesting pics.
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Re: Blind snake

Postby ObscureSnake » Wed Feb 17, 2016 6:14 am

I'm a bit late to this thread, but I had to comment. Those pictures are awesome! I'm a huge fan of Scolecophidians (Blind/Thread Snakes). I'd love to see these guys in situ!
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