Scientific NameTropidonophis mairii
FamilySolid Toothed & Rear Fanged
Number of Offspring9
DistributionQueensland, Western Aust, NSW & ACT, NT
The Keelback is one of the only native animals that is able to eat Cane Toads without ill effect. This species is very similar in appearance to the Rough Scaled snake which is highly venomous and has a similar distribution.