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Malagasy Giant Hognose Snake

Leioheterodon madagascariensis

Description:

Called 'menarana' in Madagascar. Blackish with yellow marks on the back, yellow with black spots on the venter. Terrestrial and duirnal

Habitat:

rainforest

Notes:

This snake was on the trail we were hiking through the Masoala Peninsula.

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3 Comments

jamiewgoodspeed
jamiewgoodspeed 9 years ago

thanks!

Dan Doucette
Dan Doucette 9 years ago

I'd say 1.5 to nearly 2m.

jamiewgoodspeed
jamiewgoodspeed 9 years ago

can you estimate how long the snake was :)

Dan Doucette
Spotted by
Dan Doucette

Madagascar

Spotted on Dec 2, 2005
Submitted on May 2, 2011

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