(Previously known as Demansia psammophis cupreiceps ) (South-western WA - including Perth region)
- Although bites from this snake may cause swelling and other symptoms, they are not normally considered life threatening. However it would be advisable to get medical advice. This is not an aggressive species, it avoids contact with humans, but is likely to bite if handled or trodden on.
This large Copper-tailed Whip Snake (Demansia reticulata cupreiceps) was found under a sheet of corrugated iron near Cocklebiddy in South-eastern WA .
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