Author 'Pgarnier' (Id 68988 ) : The green mamba. This African snake is a large snake (between 1, 80 and 2, 40 m) tree... He lives in the trees and completely disappear in the foliage. He stands motionless, waiting for prey from its scope. There, a relaxing lightning, he will strike like lightning : birds, lizard, bats, rodents, or other small mammals... It is also very fast (it can reach 20 km/hour. The tip of its tail is always black, can be distinguished from other species.