Click on each image to see a larger version

Photograph 1    iNat
Rock monitor
Berglikkewaan
Varanus albigularis albigularis
1995

Photograph 2    iNat
Rock monitor
Berglikkewaan
Varanus albigularis albigularis
1995

Photograph 3    iNat
Kalahari sand snake
Kalahari sandslang
Psammophis trinasalis
(Sossusvlei)
Mar 2004

Photograph 4    iNat
Kalahari sand snake
Kalahari sandslang
Psammophis trinasalis
(Sossusvlei)
Mar 2004

Photograph 5    iNat
Shovel-snouted lizard
Graafneusakkedis
Meroles anchietae
(Sossusvlei)
12 Dec 2004

Photograph 6    iNat
Shovel-snouted lizard
Graafneusakkedis
Meroles anchietae
(Sossusvlei)
12 Dec 2004

Photograph 7    iNat
Knobel's agama
Knobel se koggelmander
Agama knobeli
(Keetmanshoop)
12 May 2005

Photograph 8    iNat
Hoesch's pygmy toad
Hoesch se dwergskurwepadda
Poyntonophrynus hoeschi
12 May 2005

Photograph 9    iNat
Horned adder
Horingadder
Bitis caudalis
28 May 2006

Photograph 10    iNat
Horned adder
Horingadder
Bitis caudalis
(Sesriem)
5 Jul 2006

Photograph 11    iNat
Anchieta's agama
Anchieta se koggelmander
Agama anchietae
18 Dec 2006

Photograph 12    iNat
Western sand snake
Westelike sweepslang
Psammophis trigrammus
18 Mar 2007

Photograph 13    iNat
Anchieta's agama
Anchieta se koggelmander
Agama anchietae
18 Mar 2007

Photograph 14    iNat
Leopard tortoise
Bergskilpad
Stigmochelys pardalis
18 Mar 2007

Photograph 15    iNat
Leopard tortoise
Bergskilpad
Stigmochelys pardalis
19 Mar 2007

Photograph 16    iNat
Bradfield's dwarf gecko
Bradfield se dwerggeitjie
Lygodactylus bradfieldi
27 Apr 2008

Photograph 17    iNat
Anchieta's agama
Anchieta se koggelmander
Agama anchietae
16 Dec 2008

Photograph 18    iNat
Turner's thick-toed gecko
Turner se diktoongeitjie
Chondrodactylus turneri
18 Dec 2008

Photograph 19    iNat
Barnard's Namib Day Gecko
Barnard se Namib daggeitjie
Rhoptropus barnardi
21 Dec 2008

Photograph 20    iNat
Wedge-snouted desert lizard ♂
Wigneus woestynakkedis
Meroles cuneirostris
(Sossusvlei)
5 Mar 2009

Photograph 21    iNat
Spotted desert lizard
Woestyn akkedis
Meroles suborbitalis
(Sossusvlei)
5 Mar 2009

Photograph 22    iNat
Rough thick-toed gecko
Skurwe diktoongeitjie
Pachydactylus rugosus
(Urikos)
7 Apr 2009

Photograph 23    iNat
Turner's thick-toed gecko
Turner se diktoongeitjie
Chondrodactylus turneri
8 Aug 2009

Photograph 24    iNat
Leopard tortoise
Bergskilpad
Stigmochelys pardalis
28 Feb 2010

Photograph 25    iNat
African helmeted terrapin
Helmwaterskilpad
Pelomedusa subrufa
1 Apr 2010

Photograph 26    iNat
Tandy's sand frog
Tandy se sandpadda
Tomopterna tandyi
27 Feb 2011

Photograph 27    iNat
Plain sand lizard
Gewone sandakkedis
Pedioplanis inornata
26 Apr 2011

Photograph 28    iNat
Namaqua sand lizard
Namakwa sandakkedis
Pedioplanis namaquensis
29 Apr 2011

Photograph 29    iNat
Variegated skink
Spikkel gladde-akkedis
Trachylepis variegata
29 Apr 2011

Photograph 30    iNat
Plain sand lizard
Gewone sandakkedis
Pedioplanis inornata
5 Jul 2011

Photograph 31    iNat
Rough thick-toed gecko
Skurwe diktoongeitjie
Pachydactylus rugosus
6 Aug 2011

Photograph 32    iNat
Rough thick-toed gecko
Skurwe diktoongeitjie
Pachydactylus rugosus
6 Aug 2011

Photograph 33    iNat
Plain sand lizard
Gewone sandakkedis
Pedioplanis inornata
5 Mar 2012

Photograph 34    iNat
Kalahari tree skink
Kalahari boom gladde-akkedis
Trachylepis spilogaster
25 Jun 2012

Photograph 35    iNat
Spotted sand lizard
Kol sandakkedis
Pedioplanis lineoocellata
4 Jul 2012

Photograph 36    iNat
Black mamba
Swart mamba
Dendroaspis polylepis
(Büllsport)
14 Dec 2012

Photograph 37    iNat
Black mamba
Swart mamba
Dendroaspis polylepis
(Büllsport)
14 Dec 2012

Photograph 38    iNat
Tandy's sand frog
Tandy se sandpadda
Tomopterna tandyi
19 Dec 2012

Photograph 39    iNat
Tandy's sand frog
Tandy se sandpadda
Tomopterna tandyi
22 Dec 2012

Photograph 40    iNat
Tandy's sand frog
Tandy se sandpadda
Tomopterna tandyi
22 Dec 2012

Photograph 41    iNat
Turner's thick-toed gecko juvenile
Turner se diktoongeitjie
Chondrodactylus turneri
5 Apr 2013

Photograph 42    iNat
Turner's thick-toed gecko
Turner se diktoongeitjie
Chondrodactylus turneri
5 Apr 2013

Photograph 43    iNat
Speckled thick-toed gecko
Gespikkelde geitjie
Pachydactylus punctatus
25 Jun 2013

Photograph 44    iNat
Kalahari sand snake
Kalahari sandslang
Psammophis trinasalis
25 Jun 2013

Photograph 45    iNat
Kalahari sand snake
Kalahari sandslang
Psammophis trinasalis
25 Jun 2013

Photograph 46    iNat
Wedge-snouted desert lizard ♀
Wigneus woestynakkedis
Meroles cuneirostris
(Cha-re)
2 Jul 2013

Photograph 47    iNat
Wedge-snouted desert lizard ♀
Wigneus woestynakkedis
Meroles cuneirostris
(Cha-re)
2 Jul 2013

Photograph 48    iNat
Wedge-snouted desert lizard ♂
Wigneus woestynakkedis
Meroles cuneirostris
(Cha-re)
2 Jul 2013

Photograph 49    iNat
Wedge-snouted desert lizard ♂
Wigneus woestynakkedis
Meroles cuneirostris
(Cha-re)
2 Jul 2013

Photograph 50    iNat
Kalahari tree skink
Kalahari boom gladde-akkedis
Trachylepis spilogaster
(Cha-re)
2 Jul 2013

Photograph 51    iNat
Common Namib day gecko
Gewone Namibdaggeitjie
Rhoptropus afer
(Goanikontes)
20 Sep 2013

Photograph 52    iNat
Spotted Sand Lizard
Gespikkelde Woestynakkedis
Meroles suborbitalis
(Goanikontes)
20 Sep 2013

Photograph 53    iNat
Rock monitor
Berglikkewaan
Varanus albigularis albigularis
(D850 to Maltahöhe)
23 Sep 2013

Photograph 54    iNat
Rock monitor
Berglikkewaan
Varanus albigularis albigularis
(D850 to Maltahöhe)
23 Sep 2013

Photograph 55    iNat
Cape cobra
Geelslang
Naja nivea
(between Rietoog and Büllsport)
13 Dec 2013

Photograph 56    iNat
Cape cobra
Geelslang
Naja nivea
(between Rietoog and Büllsport)
13 Dec 2013

Photograph 57    iNat
Common eggeater juvenile
Gewone eiervreter
Dasypeltis scabra scabra
21 Dec 2013

Photograph 58    iNat
Common eggeater juvenile
Gewone eiervreter
Dasypeltis scabra scabra
21 Dec 2013

Photograph 59    iNat
Leopard tortoise
Bergskilpad
Stigmochelys pardalis
16 Feb 2014

Photograph 60    iNat
Marbled rubber frog
Marmerrubberpadda
Phrynomantis annectens
16 Feb 2014

Photograph 61    iNat
Namaqua chameleon
Namakwa verkleurmannetjie
Chamaeleo namaquensis
(C14 near Walvis Bay)
30 Apr 2014

Photograph 62    iNat
Spotted sand lizard
Kol sandakkedis
Pedioplanis lineoocellata
1 May 2014

Photograph 63    iNat
Plain sand lizard
Gewone sandakkedis
Pedioplanis inornata
3 May 2014

Photograph 64    iNat
Spotted sand lizard
Kol sandakkedis
Pedioplanis lineoocellata
8 Jul 2014

Photograph 65    iNat
Kalahari tree skink
Kalahari boom gladde-akkedis
Trachylepis spilogaster
16 Jul 2014

Photograph 66    iNat
Black Spitting Cobra
Swartspoegkobra
Naja nigricincta woodi(Neuras)
23 Sep 2014

Photograph 67    iSpot
Marbled rubber frog
Marmerrubberpadda
Phrynomantis annectens
13 Dec 2014

Photograph 68    iSpot
Western Thread Snake
Westelike wurmslang
Namibiana occidentalis
16 Dec 2014

Photograph 69    iNat
Plain sand lizard
Gewone sandakkedis
Pedioplanis inornata
25 Dec 2014

Photograph 70    iSpot
Black Spitting Cobra
Swartspoegkobra
Naja nigricincta woodi
3 Mar 2015

Photograph 71    iNat
Rock monitor
Berglikkewaan
Varanus albigularis albigularis
(Büllsport)
7 Mar 2015

Photograph 72    iSpot
Barnard's Namib Day Gecko
Barnard se Namib daggeitjie
Rhoptropus barnardi
28 Mar 2015

Photograph 73    iNat
Namaqua sand lizard
Namakwa sandakkedis
Pedioplanis namaquensis
28 Mar 2015

Photograph 74    iSpot
Hoesch's pygmy toad
Hoesch se dwergskurwepadda
Poyntonophrynus hoeschi
29 Mar 2015

Photograph 75    iSpot
Weber's thick-toed gecko
Weber se diktoongeitjie
Pachydactylus weberi
(Hauchabfontein)
31 Mar 2015

Photograph 76    iSpot
Marbled rubber frog
Marmerrubberpadda
Phrynomantis annectens
1 Apr 2015

Photograph 77    iSpot
Western rock skink ♀
Westelike rots gladde akkedis
Trachylepis sulcata sulcata
(Naukluft)
2 Apr 2015

Photograph 78    iNat
Horned adder
Horingadder
Bitis caudalis
3 Apr 2015

Photograph 79    iSpot
Variegated skink
Bont gladde akkedis
Trachylepis variegata
4 Apr 2015

Photograph 80    iSpot
Variegated skink
Bont gladde akkedis
Trachylepis variegata
5 Apr 2015

Photograph 81    iSpot
Ground agama
Gewone Grondkoggelmander
Agama aculeata aculeata
5 Apr 2015

Photograph 82    iSpot
Ground agama
Gewone Grondkoggelmander
Agama aculeata aculeata
8 Jul 2015

Photograph 83    iSpot
Anchieta's agama
Anchieta se koggelmander
Agama anchietae
24 Sep 2015

Photograph 84    iSpot
Leopard tortoise
Bergskilpad
Stigmochelys pardalis
20 Dec 2015

Photograph 85    iSpot
Marbled rubber frog
Marmerrubberpadda
Phrynomantis annectens
20 Dec 2015

Photograph 86    iSpot
Common platanna
Gewone platanna
Xenopus laevis
(Naukluft)
20 Dec 2015

Photograph 87    iSpot
Anchieta's agama
Anchieta se koggelmander
Agama anchietae
(Naukluft)
20 Dec 2015

Photograph 88    iSpot
Rough thick-toed gecko
Skurwe diktoongeitjie
Pachydactylus rugosus
24 Mar 2016

Photograph 89    iSpot
Leopard sand snake
Luiperd sweepslang
Psammophis leopardinus
24 Mar 2016

Photograph 90    iSpot
Leopard sand snake
Luiperd sweepslang
Psammophis leopardinus
25 Mar 2016

Photograph 91    iNat
Spotted sand lizard
Kol sandakkedis
Pedioplanis lineoocellata
(Lahnstein)
1 Jul 2016

Photograph 92    iSpot
Anchieta's agama
Anchieta se koggelmander
Agama anchietae
6 Nov 2016

Photograph 93    iNat
Karoo tiger snake
Beetz se tierslang
Telescopus beetzii
10 Dec 2017

Photograph 94    iNat
Bushveld lizard
Bosveldakkedis
Heliobolus lugubris
11 Dec 2017

Photograph 95    iNat
Horned adder
Horingadder
Bitis caudalis
13 Dec 2017

Photograph 96    iNat
Western three-striped skink
Westelike drie-streep gladdeakkedis
Trachylepis occidentalis
(Dead Vlei)
17 Dec 2017

Photograph 97    iNat
Wedge-snouted desert lizard ♀
Wigneus woestynakkedis
Meroles cuneirostris
(Dead Vlei)
17 Dec 2017

Photograph 98    iNat
Cape house snake
Bruin huisslang
Boaedon capensis
1 Apr 2018

Photograph 99    iNat
Speckled thick-toed gecko
Gespikkelde geitjie
Pachydactylus punctatus
(Urikos)
3 Apr 2018

Photograph 100    iNat
Plain sand lizard
Gewone sandakkedis
Pedioplanis inornata
3 Apr 2018

Photograph 101    iNat
African helmeted terrapin
Helmwaterskilpad
Pelomedusa subrufa
4 Apr 2018

Photograph 102    iNat
Western sand snake
Westelike sweepslang
Psammophis trigrammus
5 Apr 2018

Photograph 103    iNat
Black mamba
Swart mamba
Dendroaspis polylepis
(Zebra River)
27 Apr 2018

Photograph 104    iNat
Black mamba
Swart mamba
Dendroaspis polylepis
(Zebra River)
27 Apr 2018

Photograph 105    iNat
Karoo sand snake
Karoo sandslang
Psammophis notostictus
30 Apr 2018

Photograph 106    iNat
Horned adder
Horingadder
Bitis caudalis
(Sesriem canyon)
20 Jun 2018

Photograph 107    iNat
Namib rock agama ♀
Namibiese rotskoggelmander
Agama planiceps
(next to M47, near Kobos)
23 Jun 2018

Photograph 108    iNat
Plain sand lizard
Gewone sandakkedis
Pedioplanis inornata
17 Dec 2018

Photograph 109    iNat
Western sand snake
Westelike sweepslang
Psammophis trigrammus
18 Dec 2018

Photograph 110    iNat
Plain sand lizard
Gewone sandakkedis
Pedioplanis inornata
30 Apr 2019

Photograph 111    iNat
Shovel-snouted lizard
Graafneusakkedis
Meroles anchietae
(Sossusvlei)
11 Aug 2019

Photograph 112    iNat
Wedge-snouted desert lizard
Wigneus woestynakkedis
Meroles cuneirostris
(Sossusvlei)
11 Aug 2019

Photograph 113    iNat
Puff adder
Pofadder
Bitis arietans
27 Jan 2020


Note: The identification of some of the animals on this website is not 100% certain. Any comments will be highly appreciated. I would also be willing to supply higher resolution images upon request. Please contact me at the e-mail address given below.
Valid HTML 4.01 Transitional Valid CSS!
This site is best viewed with Microsoft Internet Explorer 8+, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox in 1024x768+ screen resolution
Last updated on 04 Jun 2020
webmaster@kyffhauser.co.za

Sun logo