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    • Giant Madagascan Hognose
  • Scientific Names
    • Leioheterodon madagascariensis
    • Anomalodon madagascariensis
    • Heterodon madagascariensis
    • Lioheterodon madagascariensis

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Recent observations

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What

Giant Madagascan Hognose Leioheterodon madagascariensis

Observer

teague

Date

February 5, 2010 01:55 PM CET

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martinmandak

Date

November 15, 2012

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martinmandak

Date

November 13, 2012

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martinmandak

Date

November 5, 2012

Place

Kirindy PR (Google, OSM)

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ronsavage

Date

August 11, 2013

Description

This snake was sunning itself along a rock wall and promptly crawled into a hole when it saw me. It was 4-5 ft. long.

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Giant Madagascan Hognose Leioheterodon madagascariensis

Observer

sullivanribbit

Date

May 4, 2007

Description

This snake was foraging in the leaf litter. We watched it for ten minutes or so as it tried to uncover tasty treats.

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What

Giant Madagascan Hognose Leioheterodon madagascariensis

Observer

sullivanribbit

Date

May 4, 2007

Description

This snake pulled across the dirt road/path just after our car had been parked.

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Giant Madagascan Hognose Leioheterodon madagascariensis

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brobsturner

Date

December 7, 2012

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Giant Madagascan Hognose Leioheterodon madagascariensis

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georgiacroxford

Date

August 12, 2009

Description

Possibly mating?

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Giant Madagascan Hognose Leioheterodon madagascariensis

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tbrooks

Date

November 20, 2011

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Giant Madagascan Hognose Leioheterodon madagascariensis

Observer

danielaustin

Date

December 20, 2005

Place

Ankarana (Google, OSM)

Description

Sighted at the bottom of a large, vertical-sided sink hole, at least 15 metres deep.

For further information, to see additional images or to enquire about using my photos, feel free to contact me via www.madagascar-photography.com

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What

Giant Madagascan Hognose Leioheterodon madagascariensis

Observer

danielaustin

Date

November 20, 2005

Place

Ivoloina (Google, OSM)

Description

For further information, to see additional images or to enquire about using my photos, feel free to contact me via www.madagascar-photography.com

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Description from Wikipedia

Leioheterodon madagascariensis or the Giant Madagascan Hognose is a snake species native to Madagascar, Nosy Be, Nosy Sakatia and Comoros Islands. They can grow from 130–180 cm.

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Conservation Summary

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