Smooth snake or southern semi-ornate bush snake
Part of a collection of African specimens including bird eggs and reptiles (mostly snakes) donated by Captain CRS Pitman of London in 1959. This half-grown female was collected at Liwale by CJP Ionides on 26 March 1958. Original label bears the number 8159.
- Accession Loan No.
- Collection Class
- Collection Area Region
- East Africa
- Collector Excavator
- Pitman, Captain Charles Robert Senhouse (from the collection of): Ionides, Mr Constantine J P
- Common Name
- smooth snake or southern semi-ornate bush snake
- Simple Name
- reptile: preserved in spirit
- Period Classification
- Modern (1945-); Modern (1900-)