AUSTRALIAN REPTILE PHOTOS, DISTRIBUTION MAPS AND INFORMATION
This site covers 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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MULGA (KING BROWN) SNAKE
Highly Venomous - Extremely Dangerous
A 2.87 metre male from Katherine, NT.
This specimen is a juvenile from Roxby Downs, SA
Mulga snake from the Eyre Peninsula.
The Mulga Snake can grow to about 2.8 Metres (9ft.) in some areas, making it one of the largest venomous snakes in Australia.
The Mulga Snake a closer relative to Black Snakes being in the Genus Pseudechis rather than Brown snakes which are in the genus Pseudonaja
Last updated February 6, 2018