Guardian Nature School Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Nature School For Teachers - Fall 2020 Launch! visit nature school

Herald Snake / Rooilipslang

Crotaphopeltis hotamboeia


Brown snake with black spots next to head and bright orange near lip on both sides.


Found under a rock in our garden


This snake eats frogs and geckos and is non-venomous

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID


you're welcome thanks for adding

MarleneBriel 7 years ago

Done, thanks for the pointers!

thanks and yes you must go to Edit this spotting at the top right of the pic and then add it to the mission :)

MarleneBriel 7 years ago

I joined but I can't see the spotting. Is there anything specific I must do to add it?

please add this spotting to this mission

Spotted by

Madibeng Local Municipality, North West, South Africa

Spotted on Apr 2, 2013
Submitted on Apr 2, 2013

Spotted for Mission

Related Spottings

Red-Lipped Herald Snake Red-Lipped Herald Red-lipped Herald Herald Snake

Nearby Spottings

Pioneer White or African Caper White Common Dotted Border Millipede Two-spotted Ground Beetle
Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors