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TASMANIAN TIGER SNAKE

Notechis scutatus humphreysi
(was Notechis ater humphreysi)

STATUS UNCERTAIN
Highly Venomous - Extremely Dangerous

 

 

The orange area (Tasmania and nearby King Island) in the map above shows the distribution of the TASMANIAN TIGER SNAKE Notechis scutatus humphreysi previously known as Notechis ater humphreysi. Other (now obsolete ) subspecies of Notechis ater are also on this map.



 Snake Lizard other reptile or related image being displayed at the Reptilesof Australia website. Copyright laws may cover the use of this picture.

This map shows the distribution of the Eastern and Western Tiger snakes (these are still Notechis scutatus) and needs to be combined with the map above (Previously called Notechis ater) to see the current distribution of Notechis scutatus



Notechis scutatus humphreysi Worrell, 1963
Atlas of Living Australia

Tiger Snake Notechis scutatus
Australian Museum

 

LINKS OF INTEREST

Click here for a complete list of Australian Elapid snakes

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Reptiles and Amphibians of Australia 7th Edition.jpg A Complete Guide to Reptiles of Australia 5th edition Edition

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Updated March 4, 2019

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