Snouted night adder

Part of a collection of African specimens including bird eggs and reptiles (mostly snakes) donated by Captain CRS Pitman of London in 1959. This adult snake was collected at Rondo Lindi by CJP Ionides in 1958. Original label bears the number R3630.

Object Summary

Accession Loan No.
51/1959/19
Collection Class
Reptiles
Collection Area Region
East Africa
Collector Excavator
Pitman, Captain Charles Robert Senhouse (from the collection of): Ionides, Mr Constantine J P
Common Name
snouted night adder
Simple Name
reptile: preserved in spirit
Period Classification
Modern (1945-); Modern (1900-)
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VIPERIDAE: Causus defilippi (Jan): snouted night adder