Covering Snakes and Lizards, Crocodiles and Turtles, including Colubrid snakes, Pythons, Elapids (called Cobras or Coral Snakes in some countries), Sea Snakes, File Snakes, Blind (or Worm) Snakes, Sea Turtles, Freshwater Turtles (or Tortoises) Dragon Lizards (Agamas), Gecko's, Legless Lizards, Monitor Lizards (often called Goanna's in Australia), Skinks and Crocodilia.




COLUBRID SNAKES - Colubridae Homalopsidae Mud Snakes

PYTHON SNAKES - Pythonidae

ELAPID SNAKES - Elapidae Cobras Coral Snakes

SEA SNAKES - Hydrophiinae Laticaudidae Sea Kraits

FILE SNAKES - Acrochordidae

BLIND SNAKES - Worm Snakes - Typhlopidae Ramphotyphlops


Colubrids & Mud Snakes




Elapid Snakes


Sea Snakes


File Snakes


Blind Snakes


TURTLES Tortoises Chelonii Testudines

DRAGON LIZARDS Agamas Agamidae


LEGLESS LIZARDS Pygopodidae Pygopods

MONITOR LIZARDS Goannas Varanids Varanidae


CROCODILES Crocodylia Crocodilia Saltwater freshwater estuarine

Turtles Tortoises

Dragons Agamas



Legless Lizards

Monitor Lizards





QUEENSLAND map Reptiles of Australia

Queensland Habitats

A Listing of Queensland Reptiles


Scientific Name
Common Name
Crocodylus johnstoni Freshwater Crocodile NT,Qld,WA
Crocodylus porosus Estuarine or Salt-Water Crocodile NT,Qld,WA

Scientific Name
Common Name
Chelodina (Macrochelodina) expansa Broad-Shelled River Turtle NSW,Qld,SA,Vic
Chelodina (Macrochelodina) longicollis Eastern Snake-Headed Tortoise NSW,Qld,SA,Vic
Chelodina (Macrochelodina) novaeguineae Turtle NT,Qld
Chelodina (Macrochelodina) rugosa Northern Snake-Necked Turtle NT,Qld,WA
Elseya dentata Turtle NT,Qld,WA
Elseya latisternum Saw-Shelled Turtel NSW,NT,Qld
Emydura krefftii Krefft's River Turtle NSW(?),Qld
Emydura macquarii Murray Turtle NSW,Qld,SA,Vic
Emydura signata (was macquarii) Turtle NSW,Qld
Emydura subglobosa Turtle Qld
Emydura victoriae Turtle NT,Qld,WA
Rheodytes leukops Turtle Qld
Caretta caretta Loggerhead Turtle NT,Qld,Tas,WA
Chelonia mydas Green Turtle NSW(?),NT,Qld,WA
Eretmochelys imbricata Hawksbill Turtle NSW(?),NT,Qld,Tas (Ki
Lepidochelys olivacea Pacific Ridley Turtle NT,Qld,WA
Natator depressus Flatback Turtle NSW(?),NT,Qld,WA
Dermochelys coriacea Leathery or Luth Turtle NSW,NT,Qld,Tas,WA


Scientific Name
Common Name
Amphibolurus muricatus Jacky Lizard NSW,Qld,SA,Vic
Amphibolurus nobbi Nobbi Dragon NSW,Qld,SA,Vic
Chelosania brunnea Chameleon Dragon NT,Qld,WA
Chlamydosaurus kingii Frilled Lizard NT,Qld,WA
Ctenophorus caudicinctus Ring-tailed Dragon NT,Qld,SA,WA
Ctenophorus fordi Malle Dragon NSW,Qld,SA,Vic,WA
Ctenophorus isolepis Military Dragon NT,Qld,SA,WA
Ctenophorus nuchalis Central netted Dragon NSW,NT,Qld,SA,WA
Ctenophorus pictus Painted Dragon NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic,WA
Diporiphora australis Dragon Qld
Diporiphora bilineata Two-Lined Dragon NT,Qld,WA
Diporiphora magna Dragon NT,Qld,WA
Diporiphora winneckei Canegrass Two Lined Dragon NSW,NT,Qld,SA,WA
Hypsilurus boydii Boyds Forest Dragon Qld
Hypsilurus spinipes Southern Angle-Headed Dragon NSW,Qld
Lophognathus gilberti Gilbert's Dragon NT,Qld,WA
Lophognathus longirostri Long-nosed Water Dragon NT,Qld,SA,WA
Lophognathus temporalis Northern Water Dragon NT,Qld,WA
Moloch horridus Thorny Devil (lizard) NT,Qld,SA,WA
Intellagama (was Physignathus) lesueurii Eastern Water Dragon NSW,Qld,Vic
Pogona barbata Bearded Dragon or Jew Lizard NSW,Qld,SA,Vic
Pogona vitticeps Inland Bearded Dragon NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic
Tympanocryptis cephalus Earless Dragon NT,Qld,SA,WA
Tympanocryptis intima Gibber Earless Dragon NSW,NT,Qld,SA
Tympanocryptis lineata Lined Earless Dragon NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic,WA
Tympanocryptis tetraporophora Long-tailed or Eyrean Earless Dragon NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic


Scientific Name
Common Name
Carphodactylus laevis Chameleon Gecko Qld
Crenadactylus ocellatus Clawless Gecko NT,Qld,SA,WA
Cyrtodactylus louisiaden Ring-Tailed or Banded Gecko Qld
Diplodactylus byrnei Byrne's Gecko NSW,NT,Qld,SA
Strophurus (was Diplodactylus) ciliaris Spiny-tailed Gecko NSW,NT,Qld,SA,WA
Diplodactylus conspicill Fat-tailed Gecko NSW,NT,Qld,SA,WA
Strophurus (was Diplodactylus) elderi Jewelled Gecko NSW,NT,Qld,SA,WA
Diplodactylus immaculatu Gecko NT,Qld
Diplodactylus steindachn Steindachner's Gecko NSW,Qld,SA(?)
Diplodactylus stenodacty Crowned Gecko NSW,NT,Qld,SA,WA
Strophurus (was Diplodactylus) taeniatus 1913) White-striped Gecko NT,Qld,WA
Diplodactylus taenicauda Golden-tailed Gecko Qld
Diplodactylus tessellatu Tesselated Gecko NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic
Diplodactylus vittatus Wood or Stone Gecko NSW,Qld,SA,Vic
Strophurus (was Diplodactylus) williamsi Soft-spined or William's Gecko NSW,Qld,SA,Vic
Gehyra australis Northern Dtella or House Gecko NT,Qld,WA
Gehyra baliola Gecko Qld(Torres Strait Isl
Gehyra catenata Gecko Qld
Gehyra dubia Dubious Dtella NSW,Qld
Gehyra nana Gecko NT,Qld,SA,WA
Gehyra purpurascens Gecko NT,Qld,SA,WA
Gehyra robusta Gecko Qld
Gehyra variegata Tree Dtella (Gecko) NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic,WA
Hemidactylus frenatus Asian House Gecko CI,CKI,NT,Qld,WA
Heteronotia binoei Bynoes or Prickly Gecko NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic,WA
Lepidodactylus lugubris Mourning Gecko CKI,Qld
Lepidodactylus pumilus Gecko Qld(Torres Strait Isl)
Lucasium damaeum Beaded Gecko NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic,WA
Nactus pelagicus Pelagic Gecko Qld
Nactus galgajuga Gecko Qld
Nephrurus asper Spiny Knob-tailed Gecko NT,Qld,WA
Nephrurus levis Knob-Tailed Gecko NSW,NT,Qld,SA,WA
Oedura castelnaui Northern Velvet Gecko Qld
Oedura coggeri Northern Spotted Velvet Gecko Qld
Oedura lesueurii Lesueur's Gecko NSW,Qld
Oedura marmorata Marbled Velvet Gecko NSW,NT,Qld,SA,WA
Oedura monilis Ocellated or Blotched Gecko NSW,Qld
Oedura rhombifer Zig-zag Gecko NT,Qld,WA
Oedura robusta Robust Gecko NSW,Qld
Oedura tryoni Southern Spotted Velvet Gecko NSW,Qld
Phyllurus caudiannulatus a leaf-tailed gecko Qld
Phyllurus isis Gecko Qld
Phyllurus nepthys Gecko Qld
Phyllurus ossa Gecko Qld
Pseudothecadactylus aust Gecko Qld
Rhynchoedura ornata Beaked Gecko NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic,WA
Saltuarius cornutus Northern Leaf-Tailed Gecko NSW,Qld
Saltuarius occultus Gecko Qld
Saltuarius salebrosus Gecko Qld
*Southern Leaf-Tailed Gecko NSW,Qld E2687
Underwoodisaurus milii Thick-tailed Gecko NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic,WA
Uvidicolus ( was Underwoodisaurus) sphyrurus Granite Belt (New England Tableland) Thick Tailed Gecko NSW,Qld

Scientific Name
Common Name
Delma borea Legless Lizard NT,Qld,SA(?),WA
Delma butleri *Unbanded Delma NSW,NT,Qld(?),SA,Vic,
Delma inornata Patternless Delma NSW,Qld,SA,Vic
Delma labialis Legless Lizard Qld
Delma mitella Legless Lizard Qld
Delma nasuta Sharp-snouted Legless Lizard NSW(?),NT,Qld,SA,WA
Delma plebeia Leaden Delma NSW,Qld
Delma tincta Excitable Delma NSW,NT,Qld,SA,WA
Delma torquata Legless Lizard Qld
Lialis burtonis Burton's Legless Lizard NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic,WA
Paradelma orientalis Legless Lizard Qld
Pygopus lepidopodus Common Scaly Foot NSW,Qld,SA,Vic,WA
Pygopus nigriceps Black-headed Scaly Foot NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic,WA

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Scientific Name
Common Name
Anomalopus brevicollis Skink Qld
Anomalopus lentiginosus (status unknown) Common Worm-skink NSW,Qld
Anomalopus gowi Skink Qld
Anomalopus leuckartii Two-clawed Worm-skink NSW,Qld
Anomalopus mackayi Five-clawed Worm-skink NSW,Qld
Anomalopus pluto Skink Qld
Anomalopus verreauxi Three-Clawed Worm skink NSW,Qld
Bartleia jigurru Skink Qld
Acritoscincus  (was Bassiana) platynotum Red-throated Cool-skink NSW,Qld,Vic
Calyptotis lepidorostrum Skink Qld
Calyptotis scutirostrum Scute-snouted Calyptotis Skink NSW,Qld
Calyptotis temporalis Skink Qld
Calyptotis thorntonensis Skink Qld
Carlia amax Skink NT,Qld,WA
Carlia bicarinata Skink Qld
Carlia burnetti - has been renamed Lygisaurus foliorum Tree-base Litter-skink or Iridescent Litter-skink NSW,Qld
Carlia coensis Skink Qld
Carlia dogare Skink Qld
Carlia jarnoldae Skink Qld
Carlia longipes Skink NT,Qld
Carlia munda Skink NT,Qld,WA
Carlia mundivensis Skink Qld
Carlia parrhasius Skink QLD
Carlia pectoralis *Open-litter Rainbow-skink NSW,Qld
Carlia rhomboidalis Skink Qld
Carlia rostralis Skink Qld
Carlia rimula Skink Qld
Carlia rubrigularis Skink Qld
Carlia schmeltzii Robust Rainbow-skink NSW,Qld
Carlia scirtetis Skink Qld
Carlia storri Skink Qld
Carlia tetradactyla Southern Rainbow-skink NSW,Qld,Vic,ACT
Carlia vivax Tussock (or Lively) Rainbow-skink NSW,Qld
Harrisoniascincus (was Cautula) zia Rainforest Cool-skink NSW,Qld
Coeranoscincus frontalis Skink Qld
Coeranoscincus reticulat Skink NSW,Qld
Cryptoblepharus carnabyi Spiny-Palmed Shinning(Snake-eyed) Skink NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic,WA
Cryptoblepharus fuhni Skink Qld
Cryptoblepharus litorali Skink NT,Qld
Cryptoblepharus plagioce Skink NSW(?),NT,Qld,SA,Vic(
Cryptoblepharus virgatus Cream-striped Shinning (Snake-eyed) Skink or Wall Skink Qld
Ctenotus alacer Skink NT,Qld,WA
Ctenotus allotropis Brown-blazed Wedgesnout Ctenotus NSW,Qld
Ctenotus arcanus Skink Qld
Ctenotus astarte Skink Qld
Ctenotus brachyonyx Short-clawed Ctenotus NSW,SA,Vic,Qld
Ctenotus capricorni Skink Qld
Ctenotus essingtonii Skink NT,Qld
Ctenotus eurydice Brown-backed Yellow-lined Ctenotus NSW?,Qld
Ctenotus eutaenius Skink Qld
Ctenotus hebetior Skink NT,Qld
Ctenotus ingrami Unspotted Yellow-sided Ctenotus NSW,Qld
Ctenotus inornatus Skink NT,Qld,WA
Ctenotus joanae Skink NT,Qld
Ctenotus lateralis Skink Qld
Ctenotus leae Orange-tailed Finesnout Ctenotus NSW,NT,Qld,SA,WA
Ctenotus leonhardii Leonhardi's Ctenotus NSW,NT,Qld,SA,WA
Ctenotus monticola Skink Qld
Ctenotus nullum Skink Qld
Ctenotus pantherinus Leopard Ctenotus NSW(?), NT, Qld, SA, WA
Ctenotus piankai Skink NT,Qld,SA,WA
Ctenotus pulchellus Skink NT,Qld
Ctenotus quinkan Skink Qld
Ctenotus rawlinsoni Skink Qld
Ctenotus regius Pale-rumped (or Royal) Ctenotus NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic
Ctenotus robustus Robust Striped (Ctenotus)Skink NSW, ACT, , NT, Qld, SA,Vic, WA
Ctenotus schevilli Skink Qld
Ctenotus schomburgkii Barred Wedge-snout Ctenotus NSW,NT,Qld,SA,WA
Ctenotus serotinus Skink Qld
Ctenotus spaldingi Skink NT,Qld
Ctenotus strauchii Eastern Barred Wedge-snout Ctenotus NSW,NT,Qld,SA,
Ctenotus striaticeps Skink NT,Qld
Ctenotus taeniolatus Copper-Tailed Skink NSW,Qld,Vic
Ctenotus uber Spotted Ctenotus WA
Ctenotus zebrilla Skink Qld
Cyclodomorphus branchial Skink NT,Qld,SA,WA
Egernia cunninghami Cunningham's Skink NSW, ACT, Qld, SA, Vic
Bellatorias (was Egernia) frerei *Major Skink NSW, Qld, NT
Egernia hosmeri Skink NT,Qld
Liopholis (was Egernia) inornata *Desert Skink NSW, NT, Qld, SA, Vic, WA
Bellatorias (was Egernia) major Skink NSW,Qld
Egernia mcpheei Skink NSW,Qld
Egernia modesta Skink NSW,Qld
Egernia rugosa YakkSkink Qld
Egernia saxatilis Black Rock Skink NSW,Qld(?),Vic
Egernia slateri Skink NT,Qld(?),SA
Egernia stokesii Skink NSW,NT,Qld,SA,WA
Egernia striolata Tree Skink NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic
Egernia whitii White's Skink NSW,Qld,SA,Tas,Vic
Emoia atrocostata Lizard CI,Qld
Emoia longicauda Lizard Qld
Eremiascincus fasciolatu Narrow-Banded Sand Swimmer NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic(?),
Eremiascincus richardson Broad-Banded Sand Swimmer NSW,NT,Qld,SA,WA
Eroticoscincus graciloid Skink Qld
Eugongylus albofasciolat Skink Qld
Eugongylus rufescens Skink Qld
Eulamprus amplus Skink Qld
Eulamprus luteilateralis Skink Qld
Eulamprus murrayi Skink NSW,Qld
Eulamprus quoyii Eastern Water Skink NSW,Qld,SA,Vic
Eulamprus tenuis Skink NSW,Qld
Eulamprus tigrinus Skink Qld
Glaphyromorphus cracens Skink Qld
Glaphyromorphus crassica Skink Qld
Glaphyromorphus fuscicau Skink Qld
Glaphyromorphus mjobergi Skink Qld
Glaphyromorphus nigricau Skink NT,Qld
Glaphyromorphus pardalis Skink Qld
Glaphyromorphus pumilus Skink Qld
Glaphyromorphus punctula Skink Qld
Gnypetoscincus queenslan Skink Qld
Cyclodomorphus (was Hemisphaeriodon) gerrardi Pink-Tongued Lizard NSW,Qld
Lampropholis adonis Skink Qld
Lampropholis amicula Skink NSW,Qld
Lampropholis coggeri Skink Qld
Lampropholis colossus Skink Qld
Lampropholis couperi Skink Qld
Lampropholis delicata Skink NSW,Qld,SA,Tas,Vic
Lampropholis guichenoti Skink NSW,Qld,SA,Vic
Lerista aericeps Skink NSW,NT,Qld
Lerista allanae Skink Qld
Lerista ameles Skink Qld
Lerista bipes Skink NT,Qld,SA,WA
Lerista cinerea Skink Qld
Lerista colliveri Skink Qld
Lerista emmotti Skink Qld
Lerista fragilis Skink NSW(?),Qld
Lerista ingrami Skink Qld
Lerista karlschmidti Skink NT,Qld
Lerista labialis Skink NSW,NT,Qld,SA,WA
Lerista muelleri Skink NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic,WA
Lerista orientalis Skink NT,Qld
Lerista eunctatovittata Skink NSW,Qld,SA,Vic
Lerista storri Skink Qld
Lerista stylis Skink NT,Qld
Lerista vittata Skink Qld
Lerista wilkinsi Skink Qld
Lerista zonulata Skink Qld
Lygisaurus aeratus Skink Qld
Lygisaurus foliorum Skink NSW,Qld
Lygisaurus laevis Skink Qld
Lygisaurus macfarlani Skink Qld
Lygisaurus rococo Skink Qld
Lygisaurus sesbrauna Skink Qld
Lygisaurus tanneri Skink Qld
Lygisaurus timlowi Skink Qld
Lygisaurus zuma Skink Qld
Menetia greyii Skink NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic,WA
Menetia koshlandae Skink Qld
Menetia maini Skink NT,Qld,WA
Morethia adelaidensis Skink NSW,Qld,SA,Vic,WA
Morethia boulengeri Skink NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic,WA
Morethia taeniopleura Fire-Tailed Skink NSW(?),Qld
Nangura spinosa Skink Qld
Notoscincus ornatus Skink NT,Qld,SA,WA
Ophioscincus coolooensis Skink Qld
Ophioscincus ophioscincu Skink Qld
Ophioscincus truncatus Skink NSW,Qld
Proablepharus kinghorni Skink NSW,NT,Qld
Proablepharus tenuis Skink NT,Qld,WA
Saiphos equalis Skink NSW,Qld
Saproscincus challengeri Skink NSW,Qld
Saproscincus czechurai Skink Qld
Saproscincus galli Skink NSW,Qld
Saproscincus rosei Skink NSW,Qld
Saproscincus spectabilis Skink Qld
Saproscincus tetradactyl Skink Qld
Tiliqua multifasciata Centralian Blue-Tongued Lizard NT,Qld,SA,WA
Tiliqua occipitalis Western Blue-Tongued Lizard NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic,WA
Tiliqua scincoides Eastern Blue-Tongued Lizard NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic,WA
Trachydosaurus rugosus Shingle-Back NSW,Qld,SA,Vic,WA


Scientific Name
Common Name
Varanus acanthurus Ridge-Tailed Monitor NT,Qld,SA,WA
Varanus brevicauda Short-Tailed Pygmy Monitor NT,Qld,SA,WA
Varanus eremius Rusty Desert Monitor NT,Qld,SA,WA
Varanus giganteus Perentie NT,Qld,SA,WA
Varanus gilleni Pygmy Mulga Monitor NT,Qld,SA,WA
Varanus glebopalma Long-Tailed Rock Monitor NT,Qld,WA
Varanus gouldii ? Gould's Goanna or Sand Monitor NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic,WA
Varanus gouldii flavirufus ? Centralian Sand Goanna (arid interior)
Varanus indicus Mangrove Monitor NT,Qld
Varanus mertensi Mertens' Water Monitor NT,Qld,WA
Varanus prasinus Emerald Monitor Qld
Varanus semiremex Rusty Monitor Qld
Varanus spenceri Spencer's Monitor NT,Qld
Varanus storri Storr's Monitor NT,Qld,WA
Varanus teriae ? Blue Nosed Monitor Qld
Varanus timorensis Spotted Tree Monitor NT,Qld,WA
Varanus tristis Black headed & Freckled Monitor NSW,NT,Qld,SA,WA
Varanus varius Lace Monitor NSW,Qld,SA,Vic



Scientific Name
Common Name
Acrochordus arafurae Arafura File Snake NT,Qld
Acrochordus granulatus Little File Snake NT,Qld,WA


Scientific Name
Common Name
Antaresia childreni Children's Python NT,Qld,WA
Antaresia maculosa spotted Python NT,Qld,WA
Antaresia stimsoni Large-blotched Python NSW,NT,Qld,SA,WA
Aspidites melanocephalus Black-headed Python NT,Qld,WA
Aspidites ramsayi Woma Python NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic,WA
Chondropython viridis Green Python Qld
Leiopython albertisii D'alberti's Python Qld(Torres Strait Isl)
Liasis mackloti (= fuscus) Water Python NT,Qld,WA
Liasis olivaceus Olive Python NT,Qld,WA
Morelia amethistina Amethystine Python Qld
Morelia spilota cheynei Jungle Carpet python Qld
Morelia spilota mcdowelli Coastal Carpet Python NSW,,Qld
Morelia spilota metcalfei Inland Carpet Python NSW,NT,Qld
Morelia spilota variegata Northwestern Carpet Python NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic


Scientific Name
Common Name
Boiga irregularis Brown Tree Snake NSW,NT,Qld,WA
Cerberus rhynchops Bockadam (Snake) NT,Qld,WA
Dendrelaphis calligastra Northern Tree Snake Qld
Dendrelaphis punctulata Common Tree Snake NSW,NT,Qld,WA
Enhydris polylepis Macleay's Water Snake NT,Qld
Fordonia leucobalia White-Bellied Mangrove Snake NT,Qld,WA
Stegonotus cucullatus Slaty-Grey Snake NT,Qld
Stegonotus parvus Slate-BrownSnake Qld (Murray Island)
Tropidonophis mairii Keelback or Freshwater Snake NSW,NT,Qld,WA


Scientific Name
Common Name
Acanthophis antarcticus Common Death Adder NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic,WA
Acanthophis praelongus Northern Death Adder NT,Qld,WA
Acanthophis pyrrhus Desert Death Adder NT,Qld,SA,WA
Cacophis harriettae White-Crowned Snake NSW,Qld
Cacophis krefftii Dwarf Crowned Snake NSW,Qld
Cacophis squamulosus Golden Crowned Snake NSW,Qld
Demansia atra Black Whip Snake NT,Qld,WA
Demansia olivacea Marble-headed Whip Snake NT,Qld,WA
Demansia papuensis Papaun Whip Snake NT,Qld,WA
Demansia psammophis Yellow-Faced Whip Snake NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic,WA
Demansia torquata Collared Whip Snake NSW,NT,Qld,SA(?)
Denisonia devisi De Vis Banded Snake NSW,Qld
Denisonia maculata Ornamental Snake Qld
Furina barnardi Yellow-naped Snake Qld
Furina diadema Red-naped Snake NSW,Qld,SA,Vic
Furina dunmalli Dunmall's Snake Qld
Furina ornata Orange-naped Snake NT,Qld,SA,WA
Furina tristis Brown-headed Snake Qld
Hemiaspis damelii Grey Snake NSW,Qld
Hemiaspis signata Black-bellied Swamp Snake NSW,Qld
Hoplocephalus bitorquatu Pale-headed Snake NSW,Qld
Hoplocephalus stephensii Stephens' Banded Snake NSW,Qld
Notechis scutatus Eastern or Mainland Tiger Snake NSW,Qld,SA,Vic,WA
Oxyuranus microlepidotus Fierce Snake or Inland Taipan NSW,Qld,SA,Vic(?)
Oxyuranus scutellatus Taipan NSW,NT,Qld,WA
Pseudechis australis King Brown or Mulga Snake NSW,NT,Qld,SA,WA
Pseudechis colletti Collett's Snake Qld
Pseudechis guttatus Blue-bellied or Spotted Black Snake NSW,Qld
Pseudechis porphyriacus Red-bellied Black Snake NSW,Qld,SA,Vic
Pseudonaja guttata Speckled Brown Snake NT,Qld,SA
Pseudonaja ingrami Ingram's Brown Snake NT,Qld,WA
Pseudonaja modesta Ringed Brown Snake NSW,NT,Qld,SA,WA
Pseudonaja nuchalis Western Brown Snake or Gwarder NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic,WA
Pseudonaja textilis Common or Eastern Brown Snake NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic,WA
Rhinoplocephalus boschma Carpentaria Whip Snake Qld
Rhinoplocephalus nigresc Eastern Small-eyed or Short-tailed Sn NSW,Qld,Vic
Rhinoplocephalus nigrost Black-striped Snake Qld
Simoselaps australis Australian Coral Snake NSW,Qld,SA,Vic
Simoselaps fasciolatus Narrow-banded Burrowing Snake NSW,NT,Qld,SA,WA
Simoselaps incinctus Snake NT,Qld
Simoselaps semifasciatus Half -girdled Snake NT,Qld,SA,WA
Simoselaps warro Robust Burrowing Snake Qld
Simoselaps woodjonesii Snake Qld
Suta punctata Little Spotted Snake NT,Qld,WA
Suta spectabilis Snake NSW,Qld,SA,Vic,WA
Suta spectabilis dwyeri Snake NSW,Qld
Suta suta Myall or Curl Snake NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic,WA
Tropidechis carinatus Clarence River or Rough-scaled Snake NSW,Qld
Vermicella annulata Bandy Bandy (Snake) NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic,WA


Scientific Name
Common Name
Acalyptophis peronii Sea Snake NSW(?),NT,Qld,WA
Aipysurus duboisii Dubois's Sea Snake NT,Qld,WA
Aipysurus eydouxii Spine-tailed Sea Snak NT,Qld,WA
Aipysurus laevis Olive Sea Snake NSW(?),NT,Qld,WA
Astrotia stokesii Sea Snake NSW,NT,Qld,WA
Disteira kingii Sea Snake NSW(?),NT,Qld,WA
Disteira major Sea Snake NSW(?),NT,Qld,WA
Emydocephalus annulatus Sea Snake NT,Qld,WA
Enhydrina schistosa Sea Snake NT,Qld
Hydrelaps darwiniensis Sea Snake NT,Qld,WA
Hydrophis belcheri Sea Snake NT(?),Qld(?)
Hydrophis caerulescens Sea Snake Qld
Hydrophis elegans Sea Snake NSW,NT,Qld,WA
Hydrophis gracilis Sea Snake Qld
Hydrophis mcdowelli Sea Snake NT,Qld,WA
Hydrophis melanosoma Sea Snake NT(?),Qld,WA(?)
Hydrophis ornatus Sea Snake NSW,NT,Tas,Qld,WA
Hydrophis pacificus Sea Snake NT,Qld
Hydrophis vorisi Sea Snake Qld(Torres Strait)
Lapemis hardwickii Sea Snake NT,Qld,WA
Parahydrophis mertoni Sea Snake NT,Qld
Pelamis platurus Yellow-bellied Sea Snake NSW,NT,Qld,Tas,Vic,WA
Laticauda colubrina a sea krait NSW,Qld
Laticauda laticaudata a sea krait NSW,Qld


Scientific Name
Common Name
Ramphotyphlops affinis Blind Snake NSW,Qld
Ramphotyphlops bituberculatus Prong-snouted Blind Snake NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic,WA
Ramphotyphlops broomi Blind Snake NSW,NT,Qld,SA,
Ramphotyphlops chamodrac Blind Snake Qld
Ramphotyphlops diversus Blind Snake NT,Qld,WA
Ramphotyphlops endoterus Blind Snake NSW,NT,Qld,SA,WA
Ramphotyphlops grypus Blind Snake NT,Qld,WA
Ramphotyphlops leucoproc Blind Snake Qld
Ramphotyphlops ligatus Blind Snake NSW,NT,Qld,SA,Vic,WA
Ramphotyphlops nigrescen Blind Snake NSW,Qld,Vic
Ramphotyphlops polygramm Blind Snake Qld
Ramphotyphlops proximus Blind Snake NSW,Qld,SA,Vic
Ramphotyphlops silvia Blind Snake Qld
Ramphotyphlops unguirost Blind Snake NSW,NT,Qld,SA,WA
Ramphotyphlops wiedii Blind Snake QLD


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CKI = Cocos (Keeling) Island

NSW = New South Wales

Qld = Queensland

Tas = Tasmania

Vic = Victoria

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