Rufous beaked snake

Rufous beaked snake

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Rhamphiophis oxyrhynchus

The rufous beaked snake is a species of mildly venomous snake in the family Lamprophiidae. The species is native to East Africa. Its common name refers to its hooked snout, which it uses to dig burrows, and to its reddish-brown dorsal coloration. It hunts small animals during the day with the help of its venomous bite.

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1. Rufous beaked snake Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rufous_beaked_snake

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