A Listing of Australian Colubrid Snakes
Distribution Key


Family Colubridae (Colubrid Snakes)

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Scientific Name
Common Name
Boiga irregularis *Brown Tree Snake NSW,NT,Qld,WA U2630
Cerberus rhynchops *Bockadam NT,Qld,WA W2631
Dendrelaphis calligaster *Northern Tree Snake Qld A2632
Dendrelaphis punctulata Common Tree Snake NSW,NT,Qld,WA C2633
Enhydris polylepis Macleay's Water Snake NT,Qld E2634
Fordonia leucobalia White-Bellied Mangrove Snake NT,Qld,WA Y2636
Lycodon capucinus Wolf Snake CI S2005
Myron richardsonii Richardson's Mangrove Snake NT,WA K2637
Stegonotus cucullata Slate-Grey Snake NT,Qld M2638
Stegonotus parvus Slate-BrownSnake Qld (Murray Island) Z2639
Tropidonophis mairii **Keelback or Freshwater Snake NSW,NT,Qld,WA K2629

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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