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  • A harmless Old World snake with long upper teeth:
    • a small nocturnal African snake (genus Lycophidion, family Colubridae), including the Cape wolf snake (L. capense).a medium-sized Asian snake (genus Ophites (formerly Lycodon), family Colubridae), including the common wolf snake or carpet snake (O. aulicus).

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