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Dendroaspis polylepis
Dendroaspis polylepis
Black Mamba
Photographer: H. Vannoy Davis
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 1335 3153 0668 0047 (2002-11-13)

Copyright © 2002 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  unknown
  • location   Africa
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 58138
  • photo category: Animal - Reptile

  • common names   Black Mamba (Thomas Eimermacher )
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Thomas Eimermacher    Nov 13, 2006

    Action: ID confirmed

    2. Reviewed by Thomas Eimermacher    Nov 14, 2006

    Action: changed name from "Dendroaspis polylepis ssp. polylepis" to "Dendroaspis polylepis "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Corrected outdated taxonomy"

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