Genus: Elapsoidea (garter snakes)

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Ten species of which four are native to southern Africa.

Species native to southern Africa

Elapsoidea boulengeri (Zambezi garter snake)

 

Elapsoidea boulengeri (Zambezi garter snake)

Elapsoidea guentheri (Günther's garter snake)

 

 

Elapsoidea semiannulata (Angolan garter snake)

 

 

Elapsoidea sundevallii (Sundvall's garter snake)

 

 

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