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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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