AUSTRALIAN REPTILE PHOTOS, DISTRIBUTION MAPS AND INFORMATION
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.
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PILBARA DEATH ADDER
(was Acanthophis wellsi)
Highly Venomous - Extremely Dangerous
From Ashburton area Western Australia Photo by R.B. Mclean © r_o_b27 some rights reserved
Note that individuals without a dark head may occur in the same area as those with dark heads.
LINKS OF INTEREST
The Reptile Database -Acanthophis wellsei
Atlas of Living Australia -Acanthophis wellsei
AROD - Pilbara death adder
February 8, 2017