THE REPTILES OF AUSTRALIA - FILE SNAKES

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REPTILES OF QUEENSLAND

COLUBRID SNAKES - Colubridae Homalopsidae Mud Snakes

QUEENSLAND PYTHON SNAKES - Pythonidae

Qld ELAPID SNAKES - Elapidae Cobras Coral Snakes

QLD SEA SNAKES - Hydrophiinae Laticaudidae Sea Kraits

FILE SNAKES - Acrochordidae

Qld BLIND SNAKES - Worm Snakes - Typhlopidae Ramphotyphlops

TURTLES Tortoises Chelonii Testudines

QUEENSLAND DRAGON LIZARDS Agamas Agamidae

GECKO LIZARDS Gekkonidae

Queensland LEGLESS LIZARDS Pygopodidae Pygopods

Queensland MONITOR LIZARDS Goannas Varanids Varanidae

Skinks of Queensland

Qld CROCODILES Crocodylia Crocodilia Saltwater freshwater estuarine

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QUEENSLAND
FILE SNAKES - SPECIES LISTING

A Listing of Australian File Snakes
Distribution Key


SERPENTES (SNAKES)
Family Acrochordidae (File Snakes)


PYGMY PYTHON or ANT HILL PYTHON Antaresia perthensis



Common Name

Scientific Name

Distribution

Arafura File Snake

Acrochordus arafurae

Australia (NT, Qld), eastern Indonesia, New Guinea

Little File Snake

Acrochordus granulatus

Australia (NT, Qld, WA),
China, Indonesia, Bangladesh, Cambodia, India, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam.
New Guinea, Solomon Islands

 

DISTRIBUTION KEY
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CI = Christmas Island

CKI = Cocos (Keeling) Island

NSW = New South Wales

NT = Northern Territory

Qld = Queensland

SA = South Australia

Tas = Tasmania

Vic = Victoria

WA = Western Australia

NI = Norfolk Island

LHI = Lord Howe Island

ACT = Australian Capital Territory
(Canberra region only - excludes Jervis Bay Territory)



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Qld FILE SNAKES - Acrochordidae

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