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King Brown or Mulga Snake

Pseudechis australis

Description:

King Browns are a large Elapid snake found over most of Australia. They are considered dangerously venomous, and can inject a large quantity of venom. Despite the name, they are actually not brown snakes at all, but are part of the black snake family (Red Belly Blacks etc).

Habitat:

Wide ranging habitats, usually more open woodlands, plains and forests.

Notes:

Found this one the other night by the side of the road just out of Roma.

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1 Comment

ShannaB
ShannaB 7 years ago

Awesome spotting. Such beautiful colours on this snake...

NathBig
Spotted by
NathBig

Tingun, Queensland, Australia

Spotted on Nov 30, 2013
Submitted on Dec 2, 2013

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