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HALF-GIRDLED SNAKE
or
Southern Shovel-nosed Snake

Brachyurophis semifasciatus
(was Simoselaps semifasciata)

Mildly venomous - considered harmless

Brachyurophis semifasciatus
Southern Shovel-nosed Snake "Brachyurophis semifasciatus" by AlexandreRoux01 is licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0



Approximate distribution of the Half-girdled Snake (Brachyurophis semifasciatus)
Approximate distribution of the Half-girdled Snake (Brachyurophis semifasciatus)


Click here to see photos of North-western Shovel-nosed Snake (Brachyurophis semifasciatus) at flickr
Click here to see photos of North-western Shovel-nosed Snakes (Brachyurophis semifasciatus) at Flickr


This species may be confused with the

Northern Shovel-nosed Snake (Brachyurophis roperi)

and the
Cape York shovel-nosed Snake (Brachyurophis campbelli)

Click the link below to see a photo of this species

Southern Shovel-nosed Snake
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