TableĀ 1.

Snake species assessed for chemical crypsis using scent-matching dogs.

speciescommon nameno. of scent donorsfamilyhunting strategyprediction
Bitis arietanspuff adder8Viperidaeambushercryptic
Causus rhombeatusrhombic night adder2Viperidaeactive foragernon-cryptic
Boaedon capensisbrown house snake8Lamprophiidaeactive foragernon-cryptic
Lamprophis auroraaurora house snake1Lamprophiidaeactive foragernon-cryptic
Gonionotophis capensiscommon file snake2Lamprophiidaeactive foragernon-cryptic
Pantherophis guttatuscorn snake1Colubridaeactive foragernon-cryptic