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TASMANIAN TIGER SNAKE

Notechis scutatus humphreysi
(was Notechis ater humphreysi)

STATUS UNCERTAIN - most references no longer recognise this race as a subspecies
Highly Venomous - Extremely Dangerous

 
Tasmanian Tiger Snake (Notechis scutatus humphreysi )

 

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.



Tasmanian Tiger Snake Notechis scutatus humphreysi

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)


Tasmanian Tiger Snake Notechis scutatus humphreysi
Tasmanian Tiger Snake (Notechis scutatus humphreysi )

Tasmanian Tiger Snake Notechis scutatus humphreysi
Tasmanian Tiger Snakes (Notechis scutatus humphreysi )

Tasmanian Tiger Snake Notechis scutatus humphreysi
Juvenile Tasmanian Tiger Snake (Notechis scutatus humphreysi )

 

Click here to see photos of subspecies, races and phases of Tiger Snakes (Notechis scutatus) at flickr

Click here to see photos of subspecies, races and phases of Tiger Snakes ( Notechis scutatus ) at Flickr

 

LINKS OF INTEREST

Tiger Snake Notechis scutatus
Australian Museum

Notechis scutatus humphreysi Worrell, 1963
Atlas of Living Australia

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