Burrowing asp(Atractaspis bibronii

South African snakes with venoms that are considered to be medically important.

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Re: Burrowing asp(Atractaspis bibronii

Postby Daniellouw » Fri Mar 30, 2012 9:34 am

Briliant post, lots of usefull info from guys who nkow their stuff, thank you!
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Re: Burrowing asp(Atractaspis bibronii

Postby mrVynes » Tue Apr 10, 2012 9:32 am

Very nice!

My friend also got bitten on the finger by this "Sypikslang" here in Northen KZN. He was in a lot of pain and luckily didn't lose his finger...just left with a lekke scar.
I always keep a supply of stimulant handy in case I see a snake, which I also keep handy -W. C. Fields
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Re: Burrowing asp(Atractaspis bibronii

Postby Aaxel » Tue Apr 10, 2012 4:49 pm

I'm 14 and I was bitten by a stileto two years ago, it was my first and worst bite EVER.
I was REALLY inexperienced at the time as I thought it was a herald... :smt017

My dad shows me the pics of me in the hospital every time I go out herping!
never argue with idiots, they will drag you down their level then beat you with experience
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