Front Fanged Venomous

Common Death Adder Acanthophis antarcticus

Common NameCommon Death Adder
Scientific NameAcanthophis antarcticus
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length40cm
ReproductionLive
Number of Offspring8
VenomExtremely venomous
DistributionSouth Aust, Queensland, NSW & ACT, Western Aust
Photographer
Notes
Found in the far south west corner of South Australian Outback   Photo by Wolfgang Wuster  

Barkly Tableland Death Adder Acanthophis hawkei

Common NameBarkly Tableland Death Adder
Scientific NameAcanthophis hawkei
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length70cm
ReproductionLive
Number of Offspring8
VenomExtremely venomous
DistributionNSW & ACT, NT
Photographer
Notes
Restricted to the Barkly Tableland in Qld and NT. Photo by Wolfgang Wuster

Northern Death Adder Acanthophis praelongus

Common NameNorthern Death Adder
Scientific NameAcanthophis praelongus
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length40cm
ReproductionLive
Number of Offspring8
VenomExtremely venomous
DistributionQueensland
Photographer
Notes
Photo by David Nixon

Desert Death Adder Acanthophis pyrrhus

Common NameDesert Death Adder
Scientific NameAcanthophis pyrrhus
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length40cm
ReproductionLive bearing
Number of Offspring8
VenomExtremely venomous
DistributionQueensland, Western Aust, NT, South Aust
Photographer
Notes
Photo by David Fischer

Papuan Death Adder Acanthophis rugosus

Common NamePapuan Death Adder
Scientific NameAcanthophis rugosus
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length40cm
ReproductionLive
Number of Offspring?
VenomExtremely venomous
DistributionNT, Queensland
Photographer
Notes
Photograph by David Nixon  

Pilbara Death Adder Acanthophis wellsie

Common NamePilbara Death Adder
Scientific NameAcanthophis wellsie
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length43cm
ReproductionLive
Number of Offspring?
VenomExtremely venomous
DistributionWestern Aust
Photographer
Notes
Photo by

Warro Burrowing Snake Antaioserpens warro

Common NameWarro Burrowing Snake
Scientific NameAntaioserpens warro
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length30cm
ReproductionEggs
Number of Offspring3
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionQueensland
Photographer

Pygmy Copperhead Austrelaps labialis

Common NamePygmy Copperhead
Scientific NameAustrelaps labialis
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length80cm
ReproductionLive bearing
Number of Offspring15
VenomExtremely venomous
DistributionSouth Aust
PhotographerShawn Scott

Highlands Copperhead Austrelaps ramsayi

Common NameHighlands Copperhead
Scientific NameAustrelaps ramsayi
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length70cm
ReproductionLive bearing
Number of Offspring15
VenomExtremely venomous
DistributionVictoria, NSW & ACT
PhotographerShawn Scott

Lowlands Copperhead Austrelaps superbus

Common NameLowlands Copperhead
Scientific NameAustrelaps superbus
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length70cm
ReproductionLive bearing
Number of Offspring15
VenomExtremely venomous
DistributionVictoria, South Aust
PhotographerShawn Scott

North-Western Shovel-Nosed Snake Brachyurophis approximans

Common NameNorth-Western Shovel-Nosed Snake
Scientific NameBrachyurophis approximans
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length28cm
ReproductionEgg layer
Number of Offspring3
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionWestern Aust
Photographer
Notes
Photo by David Fischer

Coral Snake Brachyurophis australis

Common NameCoral Snake
Scientific NameBrachyurophis australis
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length30cm
ReproductionEgg layer
Number of Offspring5
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionQueensland, South Aust, NSW & ACT, Victoria
Photographer
Notes
Photo by John Wombey

Enasleigh Shovel-Nosed Snake Brachyurophis campbelli

Common NameEnasleigh Shovel-Nosed Snake
Scientific NameBrachyurophis campbelli
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length30cm
ReproductionEgg layer
Number of Offspring3
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionQueensland
Photographer
Notes
Photo by David Fischer

Unbanded Shovel-Nosed Snake Brachyurophis incinctus

Common NameUnbanded Shovel-Nosed Snake
Scientific NameBrachyurophis incinctus
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length26cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring?
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionQueensland, NT
Photographer
Notes
Photo by David Fischer

Morris’s Shovel-Nosed Snake Brachyurophis morrisi

Common NameMorris’s Shovel-Nosed Snake
Scientific NameBrachyurophis morrisi
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length23cm
ReproductionEgg layer
Number of Offspring?
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionNT
Photographer

Roper Shovel-Nosed Snake Brachyurophis roperi

Common NameRoper Shovel-Nosed Snake
Scientific NameBrachyurophis roperi
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length30cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring3
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionWestern Aust, NT
Photographer

Half-Girdled Snake Brachyurophis semifasciatus

Common NameHalf-Girdled Snake
Scientific NameBrachyurophis semifasciatus
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length25cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring3
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionSouth Aust, Western Aust
Photographer
Notes
Photo by John Wombey

Narrow-Banded Burrowing Snake Brachyurophis fascolatus

Common NameNarrow-Banded Burrowing Snake
Scientific NameBrachyurophis fascolatus
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length27cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring5
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionWestern Aust, South Aust, NSW & ACT, NT, Queensland
Photographer
Notes
Photo by John Wombey

Northern Dwarf Crowned Snake Cacophis churchilli

Common NameNorthern Dwarf Crowned Snake
Scientific NameCacophis churchilli
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length30cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring5
VenomMildly Venomous
DistributionQueensland
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Eric Vanderduys

White-Crowned Snake Cacophis harriettae

Common NameWhite-Crowned Snake
Scientific NameCacophis harriettae
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length33cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring5
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionQueensland, NSW & ACT
Photographer
Notes
Photo by David Fischer

Dwarf Crowned Snake Cacophis krefftii

Common NameDwarf Crowned Snake
Scientific NameCacophis krefftii
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length25cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring3
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionQueensland, NSW & ACT
Photographer
Notes
Photo by

Golden-Crowned Snake Cacophis squamulosus

Common NameGolden-Crowned Snake
Scientific NameCacophis squamulosus
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length50cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring6
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionQueensland, NSW & ACT
Photographer
Notes
Photo by John Wombey

Carpentaria Small-Eyed Snake Cryptophis boschmai

Common NameCarpentaria Small-Eyed Snake
Scientific NameCryptophis boschmai
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length40cm
ReproductionLive bearing
Number of Offspring8
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionQueensland
Photographer
Notes
Photo by

Pink Snake Cryptophis incredibilis

Common NamePink Snake
Scientific NameCryptophis incredibilis
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length35cm
ReproductionLive bearing
Number of Offspring?
VenomHighly venomous
DistributionQueensland
Photographer
Notes
Only found on Prince of Wales Island.  

Eastern Small-Eyed Snake Cryptophis nigriscens

Common NameEastern Small-Eyed Snake
Scientific NameCryptophis nigriscens
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length42cm
ReproductionLive bearing
Number of Offspring4
VenomHighly venomous
DistributionQueensland, Victoria, NSW & ACT
Photographer
Notes
Photo by John Wombey

Black-Striped Snake Cryptophis nigrostriatus

Common NameBlack-Striped Snake
Scientific NameCryptophis nigrostriatus
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length45cm
ReproductionLive bearing
Number of Offspring6
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionQueensland
Photographer
Notes
Photo by John Wombey

Northern Small-Eyed Snake Cryptophis pallidiceps

Common NameNorthern Small-Eyed Snake
Scientific NameCryptophis pallidiceps
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length40cm
ReproductionLive bearing
Number of Offspring4
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionWestern Aust, NT
Photographer
Notes
Photo by John Wombey

Narrow-Headed Whip Snake Demansia angusteceps

Common NameNarrow-Headed Whip Snake
Scientific NameDemansia angusteceps
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length48cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring?
Venom?
DistributionWestern Aust, NT
Photographer

Black-Necked Whipsnake Demansia calodera

Common NameBlack-Necked Whipsnake
Scientific NameDemansia calodera
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length33cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring?
Venom?
DistributionWestern Aust
Photographer

Long-Tailed Whipsnake Demansia flagellatio

Common NameLong-Tailed Whipsnake
Scientific NameDemansia flagellatio
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length42cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring?
Venom?
DistributionQueensland
Photographer

Olive Whipsnake Demansia olivacea

Common NameOlive Whipsnake
Scientific NameDemansia olivacea
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length45cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring4
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionWestern Aust, NT
Photographer
Notes
Photo by John Wombey

Greater Black Whipsnake Demansia papuensis

Common NameGreater Black Whipsnake
Scientific NameDemansia papuensis
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length80cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring?
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionQueensland, Western Aust, NT
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Eric Vanderduys

Yellow-Faced Whipsnake Demansia psammophis

Common NameYellow-Faced Whipsnake
Scientific NameDemansia psammophis
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length55cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring6
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionSouth Aust, Queensland, NSW & ACT, Western Aust, Victoria, NT
PhotographerShawn Scott

Sombre Whipsnake Demansia quaesitor

Common NameSombre Whipsnake
Scientific NameDemansia quaesitor
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length36cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring?
Venom?
DistributionNSW & ACT, Western Aust, NT
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Eric Vanderduys

Reticulated Whipsnake Demansia reticulata

Common NameReticulated Whipsnake
Scientific NameDemansia reticulata
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length65cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring?
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionWestern Aust
Photographer

Soil-Crack Whipsnake Demansia rimicola

Common NameSoil-Crack Whipsnake
Scientific NameDemansia rimicola
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length49cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring?
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionQueensland, Western Aust, NT, South Aust, NSW & ACT
Photographer

Rufous Whipsnake Demansia rufescens

Common NameRufous Whipsnake
Scientific NameDemansia rufescens
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length34cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring?
Venom?
DistributionWestern Aust
Photographer

Shine’s Whipsnake Demansia shinei

Common NameShine’s Whipsnake
Scientific NameDemansia shinei
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length43cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring?
Venom?
DistributionWestern Aust, NT
Photographer

Grey Whipsnake Demansia simplex

Common NameGrey Whipsnake
Scientific NameDemansia simplex
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length50cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring?
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionWestern Aust, NT
Photographer

Collared Whipsnake Demansia torquata

Common NameCollared Whipsnake
Scientific NameDemansia torquata
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length60cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring4
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionQueensland
Photographer
Notes
Phohto by John Wombey

Lesser Black Whipsnake Demansia vestigiata

Common NameLesser Black Whipsnake
Scientific NameDemansia vestigiata
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length75cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring8
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionQueensland, Western Aust, NT
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Eric Vanderduys

De Vis’s Banded Snake Denisonia devisi

Common NameDe Vis’s Banded Snake
Scientific NameDenisonia devisi
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length35cm
ReproductionLive bearing
Number of Offspring5
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionQueensland, NSW & ACT, Victoria
PhotographerShawn Scott

Ornamental Snake Denisonia maculata

Common NameOrnamental Snake
Scientific NameDenisonia maculata
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length30cm
ReproductionLive bearing
Number of Offspring7
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionQueensland
Photographer

White-Lipped Snake Drysdalia coronoides

Common NameWhite-Lipped Snake
Scientific NameDrysdalia coronoides
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length35cm
ReproductionLive bearing
Number of Offspring5
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionVictoria, NSW & ACT
PhotographerShawn Scott

Masters’s Snake Drysdalia mastersii

Common NameMasters’s Snake
Scientific NameDrysdalia mastersii
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length22cm
ReproductionLive bearing
Number of Offspring3
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionSouth Aust, Western Aust, Victoria
Photographer

Mustard-Bellied Snake Drysdalia rhodogaster

Common NameMustard-Bellied Snake
Scientific NameDrysdalia rhodogaster
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length30cm
ReproductionLive bearing
Number of Offspring5
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionVictoria, NSW & ACT
Photographer
Notes
Photo by John Wombey

Bardick Echiopsis curta

Common NameBardick
Scientific NameEchiopsis curta
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length35cm
ReproductionLive bearing
Number of Offspring7
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionSouth Aust, Western Aust, Victoria
Photographer
Notes
Photo by David Fischer

Crowned Snake Elapognathus coronatus

Common NameCrowned Snake
Scientific NameElapognathus coronatus
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length32cm
ReproductionLive bearing
Number of Offspring4
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionWestern Aust
Photographer
Notes
Nocturnal Photo by David Fischer

Short-Nosed Snake Elapognathus minor

Common NameShort-Nosed Snake
Scientific NameElapognathus minor
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length32cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring10
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionWestern Aust
Photographer
Notes
Photo by John Wombey

Yellow-Naped Snake Furina barnardi

Common NameYellow-Naped Snake
Scientific NameFurina barnardi
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length40cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring?
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionQueensland
Photographer
Notes
Photo by John Wombey

Red-Naped Snake Furina diadema

Common NameRed-Naped Snake
Scientific NameFurina diadema
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length25cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring3
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionQueensland, NSW & ACT, South Aust
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Eric Vanerduys

Dunmall’s Snake Furina dunmalli

Common NameDunmall’s Snake
Scientific NameFurina dunmalli
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length50cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring?
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionQueensland
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Eric Vanderduys

Orange-Naped Snake Furina ornata

Common NameOrange-Naped Snake
Scientific NameFurina ornata
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length60cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring3
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionQueensland, Western Aust, NT, South Aust
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Eric Vanderduys

Brown Headed Snake Furina tristis

Common NameBrown Headed Snake
Scientific NameFurina tristis
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length60cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring14
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionQueensland
Photographer
Notes
Photo by John Wombey

Grey Snake Hemiaspis damelii

Common NameGrey Snake
Scientific NameHemiaspis damelii
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length41cm
ReproductionLive bearing
Number of Offspring10
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionQueensland, NSW & ACT
Photographer
Notes
Photo by David Nixon

Marsh Snake Hemiaspis signata

Common NameMarsh Snake
Scientific NameHemiaspis signata
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length40cm
ReproductionLive bearing
Number of Offspring10
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionQueensland, NSW & ACT
Photographer
Notes
Photo by David Fischer

Pale Headed Snake Hoplocephalus bitorquatus

Common NamePale Headed Snake
Scientific NameHoplocephalus bitorquatus
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length48cm
ReproductionLive bearing
Number of Offspring5
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionQueensland, NSW & ACT
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Eric Vanderduys

Broad Headed Snake Hoplocephalus bungaroides

Common NameBroad Headed Snake
Scientific NameHoplocephalus bungaroides
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length56cm
ReproductionLive bearing
Number of Offspring6
VenomHighly venomous
DistributionNSW & ACT
Photographer
Notes
Photo by John Wombey

Stephen’s Banded Snake Hoplocephalus stephensii

Common NameStephen’s Banded Snake
Scientific NameHoplocephalus stephensii
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length66cm
ReproductionLive bearing
Number of Offspring6
VenomHighly venomous
DistributionQueensland, NSW & ACT
Photographer
Notes
Photo by David Fischer

Black-Naped Burrowing Snake Neelaps bimaculatus

Common NameBlack-Naped Burrowing Snake
Scientific NameNeelaps bimaculatus
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length40cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring4
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionWestern Aust, South Aust
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Brian Bush

Black-Striped Burrowing Snake Neelaps calontus

Common NameBlack-Striped Burrowing Snake
Scientific NameNeelaps calontus
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length30cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring4
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionWestern Aust
Photographer

Tiger Snake Notechis scutatus

Common NameTiger Snake
Scientific NameNotechis scutatus
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length80cm
ReproductionLive bearing
Number of Offspring23
VenomExtremely venomous
DistributionVictoria, Queensland, South Aust, NSW & ACT, Western Aust
Photographer
Notes
Photo by David Nixon

Inland Taipan Oxyuranus microlepidotus

Common NameInland Taipan
Scientific NameOxyuranus microlepidotus
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length140cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring16
VenomExtremely venomous
DistributionQueensland, South Aust, NSW & ACT, NT
PhotographerShawn Scott

Coastal Taipan Oxyuranus scutellatus

Common NameCoastal Taipan
Scientific NameOxyuranus scutellatus
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length150cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring11
VenomExtremely venomous
DistributionQueensland, Western Aust, NT
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Eric Vanderduys

Western Desert Taipan Oxyuranus temporalis

Common NameWestern Desert Taipan
Scientific NameOxyuranus temporalis
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length152cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring7
VenomExtremely venomous
DistributionWestern Aust
Photographer

Lake Cronin Snake Paraplocephalus atriceps

Common NameLake Cronin Snake
Scientific NameParaplocephalus atriceps
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length50cm
ReproductionLive bearing
Number of Offspring?
VenomExtremely venomous
DistributionWestern Aust
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Brian Bush

Little Whip Snake Parasuta flagullum

Common NameLittle Whip Snake
Scientific NameParasuta flagullum
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length28cm
ReproductionLive bearing
Number of Offspring4
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionSouth Aust, Victoria, NSW & ACT
PhotographerShawn Scott

Gould’s Snake Parasuta gouldii

Common NameGould’s Snake
Scientific NameParasuta gouldii
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length32cm
ReproductionLive bearing
Number of Offspring4
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionWestern Aust
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Brian Bush

Monk Snake Parasuta monachus

Common NameMonk Snake
Scientific NameParasuta monachus
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length32cm
ReproductionLive bearing
Number of Offspring3
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionWestern Aust, South Aust, NT
Photographer

Short-Tailed Snake Parasuta nigriceps

Common NameShort-Tailed Snake
Scientific NameParasuta nigriceps
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length36cm
ReproductionLive bearing
Number of Offspring4
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionSouth Aust, Western Aust, NSW & ACT
PhotographerBrian Bush

Spectled Hooded Snake Parasuta spectabilis

Common NameSpectled Hooded Snake
Scientific NameParasuta spectabilis
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length28cm
ReproductionLive bearing
Number of Offspring3
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionSouth Aust, Queensland, NSW & ACT, Western Aust, Victoria
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Brian Bush

Mulga Snake Pseudechis australis

Common NameMulga Snake
Scientific NamePseudechis australis
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length110cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring9
VenomExtremely venomous
DistributionSouth Aust, Queensland, NSW & ACT, Western Aust, NT
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Brian Bush

Butler’s Snake Pseudechis butleri

Common NameButler’s Snake
Scientific NamePseudechis butleri
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length100cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring10
VenomExtremely venomous
DistributionWestern Aust
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Brian Bush

Collett’s Snake Pseudechis colletti

Common NameCollett’s Snake
Scientific NamePseudechis colletti
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length128cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring12
VenomExtremely venomous
DistributionQueensland
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Eric Vanderduys

Spotted Black Snake Pseudechis guttatus

Common NameSpotted Black Snake
Scientific NamePseudechis guttatus
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length100cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring12
VenomExtremely venomous
DistributionNSW & ACT, Queensland
Photographer
Notes
Photo by John Wombey

Eastern Dwarf Mulga Snake Pseudechis pailsei

Common NameEastern Dwarf Mulga Snake
Scientific NamePseudechis pailsei
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length100cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring?
VenomExtremely venomous
DistributionNT, Queensland
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Wolfgang Wuster

Red Belly Black Snake Pseudechis porphyriacus

Common NameRed Belly Black Snake
Scientific NamePseudechis porphyriacus
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length100cm
ReproductionLive bearing
Number of Offspring12
VenomHighly venomous
DistributionSouth Aust, Queensland, NSW & ACT, Victoria
Photographer
Notes
Photo by David Nixon

Western Pygmy Mulga Snake Pseudechis weigeli

Common NameWestern Pygmy Mulga Snake
Scientific NamePseudechis weigeli
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length150cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring?
VenomExtremely venomous
Distribution 
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Brian Bush

Dugite Pseudonaja affinis

Common NameDugite
Scientific NamePseudonaja affinis
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length109cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring15
VenomExtremely venomous
DistributionSouth Aust, Western Aust
Photographer
Notes
Photo by Brian Bush

Strap-Snouted Brown Snake Pseudonaja aspidorhyncha

Common NameStrap-Snouted Brown Snake
Scientific NamePseudonaja aspidorhyncha
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length120cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring?
VenomHighly venomous
DistributionSouth Aust, Queensland, NSW & ACT
Photographer
Notes
Photo by David Nixon

Speckled Brown Snake Pseudonaja guttata

Common NameSpeckled Brown Snake
Scientific NamePseudonaja guttata
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length70cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring6
VenomExtremely venomous
DistributionQueensland, South Aust, NT
PhotographerWolfgang Wuster

Peninsular Brown Snake Pseudonaja inframacula

Common NamePeninsular Brown Snake
Scientific NamePseudonaja inframacula
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length88cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring10
VenomExtremely venomous
DistributionSouth Aust
PhotographerShawn Scott

Ingrim’s Brown Snake Pseudonaja ingrami

Common NameIngrim’s Brown Snake
Scientific NamePseudonaja ingrami
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length120cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring15
VenomExtremely venomous
DistributionQueensland, NT
PhotographerJohn Wombey

Mengden’s Brown Snake Pseudonaja mengdeni

Common NameMengden’s Brown Snake
Scientific NamePseudonaja mengdeni
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length100cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring?
VenomExtremely venomous
DistributionSouth Aust, Queensland, Western Aust, NT, NSW & ACT
PhotographerBrian Bush

Ringed Brown Snake Pseudonaja modesta

Common NameRinged Brown Snake
Scientific NamePseudonaja modesta
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length35cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring6
VenomMildy venomous
DistributionSouth Aust, Queensland, Western Aust, Victoria, NSW & ACT, NT
PhotographerJohn Wombey

Western Brown Snake Pseudonaja nuchalis

Common NameWestern Brown Snake
Scientific NamePseudonaja nuchalis
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length100cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring12
VenomExtremely venomous
DistributionQueensland, Western Aust, NT
PhotographerEric Vanderduys

Eastern Brown Snake Pseudonaja textilis

Common NameEastern Brown Snake
Scientific NamePseudonaja textilis
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length105cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring16
VenomExtremely venomous
DistributionSouth Aust, Victoria, Queensland, NSW & ACT, NT
PhotographerDavid Nixon

Square-Nosed Snake Rhinoplocephalus bicolor

Common NameSquare-Nosed Snake
Scientific NameRhinoplocephalus bicolor
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length35cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring3
VenomMildy venomous
DistributionWestern Aust
PhotographerDavid Fischer

Desert Banded Snake Simoselaps anomalus

Common NameDesert Banded Snake
Scientific NameSimoselaps anomalus
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length18cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring3
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionWestern Aust, South Aust, NT
PhotographerBrian Bush

Jan’s Banded Snake Simoselaps bertholdi

Common NameJan’s Banded Snake
Scientific NameSimoselaps bertholdi
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length20cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring4
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionSouth Aust, Western Aust, NT
Photographer
Notes
Photo by John Wombey

West Coast Banded Snake Simoselaps littoralis

Common NameWest Coast Banded Snake
Scientific NameSimoselaps littoralis
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length20cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring4
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionWestern Aust
PhotographerBrian Bush

Dampierland Burrowing Snake Simoselaps minimus

Common NameDampierland Burrowing Snake
Scientific NameSimoselaps minimus
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length20cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring?
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionWestern Aust
PhotographerBrian Bush

Rosen’s Snake Suta fasciata

Common NameRosen’s Snake
Scientific NameSuta fasciata
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length38cm
ReproductionLive bearing
Number of Offspring4
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionWestern Aust
PhotographerBrian Bush

Ord Snake Suta ordensis

Common NameOrd Snake
Scientific NameSuta ordensis
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length65cm
ReproductionLive bearing
Number of Offspring?
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionWestern Aust, NT
Photographer

Spotted-Headed Snake Suta punctata

Common NameSpotted-Headed Snake
Scientific NameSuta punctata
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length35cm
ReproductionLive bearing
Number of Offspring4
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionQueensland, Western Aust, NT
PhotographerBrian Bush

Curl Snake Suta suta

Common NameCurl Snake
Scientific NameSuta suta
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length42cm
ReproductionLive bearing
Number of Offspring5
VenomHighly venomous
DistributionSouth Aust, Queensland, NSW & ACT, Victoria, Western Aust, NT
PhotographerDavid Nixon

Rough Scaled Snake Tropidechis caranatus

Common NameRough Scaled Snake
Scientific NameTropidechis caranatus
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length68cm
ReproductionLive bearing
Number of Offspring6
VenomExtremely venomous
DistributionQueensland, NSW & ACT
PhotographerShawn Scott

Eastern Bandy Bandy Vermicella annulata

Common NameEastern Bandy Bandy
Scientific NameVermicella annulata
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length60cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring8
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionQueensland, South Aust, NSW & ACT, Victoria, NT
PhotographerDave Fischer

Wide-Banded Northern Bandy-Bandy Vermicella intermedia

Common NameWide-Banded Northern Bandy-Bandy
Scientific NameVermicella intermedia
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length60cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring?
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionWestern Aust, NT
Photographer

Northern Bandy-Bandy Vermicella multifasciata

Common NameNorthern Bandy-Bandy
Scientific NameVermicella multifasciata
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length60m
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring?
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionWestern Aust, NT
Photographer

Pilbara Bandy-Bandy Vermicella snelli

Common NamePilbara Bandy-Bandy
Scientific NameVermicella snelli
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length50cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring?
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionWestern Aust
PhotographerBrian Bush

Worm-Like Bandy-Bandy Vermicella vermiformis

Common NameWorm-Like Bandy-Bandy
Scientific NameVermicella vermiformis
FamilyFront Fanged Venomous
Average Length52cm
ReproductionEgg laying
Number of Offspring?
VenomMildly venomous
DistributionNT
Photographer