Do NOT try to catch these snakes by grabbing them behind the head. They can and will bite while being held at the neck. The potency of their venom is discussed controversely. Lethal bite accidents (circulatory failure, respiratory arrest) are well documented.
Atractaspis bibronii AFRIKAANS
Suidelike Sypikslang, ENGLISH
Bibron's Burrowing Asp, Bibron's Stiletto Snake, Mole Viper, Side Stabbing Snake, Southern Burrowing Asp, Southern Stiletto Snake, GERMAN
Bibrons Erdviper, Bibrons Grabviper, UNCODED LANGUAGES
Atractaspis bibronii bibronii ref
Atractaspis bibronii rostrata ref