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Causus Rhombeatus (Night Adder)

Discussion in 'Field Herping' started by Reptilius, Jul 17, 2012.

  1. Reptilius

    Reptilius Active Member

    Another one of my call outs entailed the capture of a Night Adder, which is a Mildly Venomous, Rear Fanged Species.
    On arrival, the snake was busy eating a Raucous Toad. I took pics, captured the snake and then released it in a swampy area about 5km from point of capture.







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  2. Jkbauer13

    Jkbauer13 Elite Member

    That is super cool! Sorry if I missed it in another thread but what exactly do you do? I saw you typed "another one of my calls"
  3. skelly98

    skelly98 Elite Member

    that is too cool! i want to do that when i grow up :x
  4. AjaMichelle

    AjaMichelle Elite Member

    That snake is beautiful! It looks nice and healthy!
  5. Merlin

    Merlin Administrator Staff Member Premium Member

    I imagine with that toad in its belly it slowed it up some!
  6. mele

    mele Elite Member

    Great pics :) thanks for sharing.
  7. mld

    mld Subscribed User Premium Member

    Gorgeous snake and huge toad! Thanks for sharing :)
  8. Reptilius

    Reptilius Active Member

    I am a Security Manager on an Echo Housing Estate. Part of my duty is capturing and relocating snakes.
  9. Reptilius

    Reptilius Active Member

    I forgot to add, a bite from one of these is very painfull with large amounts of swelling and in a few cases, necrosis.
    Theer is no antivenom for a bite of this species however.

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