A zebra spitting snake with its head raised
Zebra spitting cobras have a wide head and snout and dark round eyes.
A zebra spitting cobra on rocks near some water
Zebra spitting cobras can reach a length of 3.9 to 4.9 feet or more.
A zebra spitting cobra with its hood open
A zebra spitting cobra has a black or brown head and a black throat.
A zebra spitting cobra in water with its head raised
Zebra spitting cobras have black or brown and white horizontal stripes or crossbars down the length of their backs.
A black spitting cobra with its hood raised
The black spitting cobra (Naja nigricincta woodi) is the subspecies of the zebra spitting cobra.