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One of my rarest spotting : Western Taipan, also called Inland Taipan or Fierce Snake is a variably coloured snake with a seasonal colour change from pale yellowish to dark brown. Seem to be a juvenile.
It is a rare snake, found in inland south-western Queensland in Cooper Creek drainage, around Coober Pedy and in north-eastern areas of South Australia.
Its venom is the most toxic known for any terrestrial snake in the world, but it is a shy snake and rarely willing to bite ( DEAD IN 6 MINUTES), even if provoked. I was walking through the valley when it appears quickly out of the little bush, crossing my path just 2.5 m from me...My camera on hands, I just had the time to shot quickly before it diseppear. He was probably as scared as me and I tried to find him again but it vanished throuth the bush...