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Acanthophis antarcticus (Common Death Adder)

Acanthophis antarcticus red colour phase - Sydney Basin specimen
Acanthophis antarcticus grey colour phase - Sydney Basin specimen
Acanthophis antarcticus
Acanthophis antarcticus

Austrelaps ramsayi (Highland Copperhead)

Austrelaps ramsayi Nunnock Swamp specimen - photo Max Campbell
Austrelaps ramsayi Bega Swamp specimen - photo Max Campbell
Austrelaps ramsayi
Austrelaps ramsayi

Austrelaps superbus (Lowland Copperhead)

Austrelaps superbus Nadgee Moor, NSW specimen photo Jackie Miles
Austrelaps superbus

Cacophis squamulosus (Golden-crowned Snake)

Cryptophis nigrescens (Small-eyed Snake)

Cryptophis nigrescens Sydney Region specimen
Cryptophis nigrescens note relatively small beady eyes
Cryptophis nigrescens head
Cryptophis nigrescens
Cryptophis nigrescens
Cryptophis nigrescens

Demansia psammophis (Yellow-faced Whip Snake)

Demansia psammophis Sydney Basin specimen
Demansia psammophis

Drysdalia coronoides (White-lipped snake)

Drysdalia rhodogaster (Mustard-bellied Snake)

Drysdalia rhodogaster showing the mustard coloured belly - photo by Harrison Warne
Drysdalia rhodogaster Ulladulla specimen
Drysdalia rhodogaster Surf Beach specimen
Drysdalia rhodogaster
Drysdalia rhodogaster
Drysdalia rhodogaster

Hemiaspis signata (Swamp Snake)

Hemiaspis signata Hemiaspis signata (Greater Sydney specimen)
Hemiaspis signata

Hoplocephalus bungaroides (Broad-headed Snake)

Hoplocephalus bungaroides Sydney Basin specimen, photo Patrick Campbell
Hoplocephalus bungaroides

Morelia spilota spilota (Diamond Python)

Morelia spilota spilota Diamond Python - Pattimores Lagoon Lake Conjola
Morelia spilota spilota Diamond Python - Lake Conjola
Morelia spilota spilota Diamond Python - Narawallee
Morelia spilota spilota
Morelia spilota spilota
Morelia spilota spilota

Notechis scutatus (Tiger Snake)

Notechis scutatus Tiger Snake - Wallyby Road - Currawan
Notechis scutatus Tiger Snake - Rusden Head track
Notechis scutatus Tiger Snake - Rusden Head track - off Porterds Crk Dam road
Notechis scutatus
Notechis scutatus
Notechis scutatus

Pelamis platurus (Yellow-bellied Seasnake)

Pseudechis porphyriacus (Red-bellied Black Snake)

Pseudechis porphyriacus Red-bellied Black Snake - Lake Conjola
Pseudechis porphyriacus Red-bellied Black Snake
Pseudechis porphyriacus Red-bellied Black Snake - Lake Conjola
Pseudechis porphyriacus
Pseudechis porphyriacus
Pseudechis porphyriacus

Pseudonaja textilis (Eastern Brown Snake)

Pseudonaja textilis Max Campbell, SEFNP Bemboka section
Pseudonaja textilis Max Campbell, SEFNP Bemboka Section
Pseudonaja textilis Max Campbell, Bittangabee Bay, males fighting
Pseudonaja textilis
Pseudonaja textilis
Pseudonaja textilis

Ramphotyphlops nigrescens (Blackish Blind Snake)

Ramphotyphlops nigrescens Jackie Miles, Coolah area
Ramphotyphlops nigrescens Length about 40cm (to 50cm max)
Ramphotyphlops nigrescens close-up of head
Ramphotyphlops nigrescens
Ramphotyphlops nigrescens
Ramphotyphlops nigrescens

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