Unbanded Shovel-nosed Snake Simoselaps incinctus

Not Dangerous

This snake belongs to a group of small snakes, none exceeding 60 cm. They share a characteristic pair of black bars on the head - one between and including the eyes, and a broader one across the nape. This particular species is pale brown to dull pink with individual scales sometimes with darker edges. It is creamy white underneath. Simoselaps incinctus grow to an average length of 30 cm.