The black mamba mamba polylepis) is an extremely venomous snake endemic to parts In 1954 the black mamba was recorded in West Africa, in africa Dakar region of Senegal. The eight-foot-long black mamba was caught after it slid into a home in South Africa. 1 мин.Deadly. The Black Mamba occurs in south North West, Limpopo, Mpumalanga and Black KwaZulu-Natal Provinces in South Africa. "Although the black mamba is Africa's most feared snake, it is a vital apex predator, at the top of the food chain.
South Africa is in the middle of a poaching crisis. But the Black Mambas, the country's first majority-female anti-poaching unit, is making inroads at a local level. The black mamba, one of Africa's most feared and respected snakes, inevitably evokes reactions of fear, respect or awe - often merely by being mentioned.