Reptile Species

African House Snake

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Species Name

  • African House Snake

Latin Name

  • Lamprophis fuliginosus

Family

  • Colubridae

Origin

  • Africa

Care

  • easy

Environment

  • woodland

Minimum House Size

  • 10 Gal.

Lighting

  • medium

Maximum Size in Captivity

  • 36"

Housing Type

  • Aquarium

Species Origin

  • breeder

Compatibility

  • alone

Diet

  • Carn

Temperament

  • adults only

Reproduction Type

  • egg layer

Reproduction Difficulty

  • easy

Size-Small

  • 6-10"

Size-Medium

  • 10-20"

Size-Large

  • 20-30"

Size-Extra Large

  • 36"