black necked spitting cobra

atropine  asked:

Do you have a favorite snake, if so can we see? Also, thanks for delighting my feed with these beautiful creatures, and the knowledge that comes with.

Cheers and welcome. Thank you for your kind words. Choosing favs is hard… but here are a few that I think are really cool:

(Naja nigricollis) black-necked spitting cobra

(Naja nivea) Cape cobra

(Pseudechis porphyriacus) red-bellied black-snake

(Crotalus oreganus cerberus) Arizona black rattlesnake

(Pseudocerastes urarachnoides) spider-tailed horned viper

(Cerastes cerastes) Saharan horned desert viper

(Bitis gabonica rhinoceros) West African Gaboon viper

(Bitis nasicornis) Rhinoceros viper