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Taxonomy of the family Colubridae
Bibliography of the genus Limnophis
Biodiversity of the family Colubridae


Striped Swamp Snakes

Gestreifte Sumpfnattern

Stribede Sumpsnoge

1865 Limnophis Günther (type species: Limnophis bicolor Günther 1865)
Contents: 3 species, of which 1 (33.3%) is endemic.
Endemism: 0% 100%
Distribution: Angola (incl. Cabinda), Botswana, Congo-Kinshasa, Namibia, Zambia, Zimbabwe.

Limnophis bangweolicus

Eastern Striped Swamp Snake, Bangweulu Swamp Snake, Bangweulu Water Snake

Östliche Streifen-Sumpfnatter

Østlig Stribet Sumpsnog

1936 Helicops bangweolicus Mertens
Limnophis bicolor bangweolicus Mertens 1963
Limnophis bangweolicus Branch 1998

Distribution: Angola, Botswana, Congo-Kinshasa, Namibia, Zambia, Zimbabwe.

Limnophis bicolor

Angolan Striped Swamp Snake

Angolische Streifen-Sumpfnatter

Angolansk Stribet Sumpsnog

1865 Limnophis bicolor Günther
Helicops bicolor Boulenger 1893

Distribution: Angola (incl. Cabinda), Congo-Kinshasa, Zambia.

Limnophis branchi

Lagoa Carumbo Swamp Snake, (Branch's Swamp Snake)


Lagoa Carumbo-sumpsnog

2020 Limnophis branchi Conradie, Deepak, Keates & Gower

Distribution: Angola.