Spotted Black Snakephotographed at Pet and Animal Expo, Brisbane
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SPOTTED BLACK SNAKE FACTS
The Spotted Black Snake is grey or black with scattered paler scales.
Blue-bellied Black Snake
grows to 1.5m, with an average about 1.2m
forest and grasslands
frogs, lizards and small mammals.
egg layer, laying about 7-12 eggs
Map is from Atlas of Living Australia website at http://biocache.ala.org.au licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License
It is venomous, although bite rarely results in death.
|Common Name:||Spotted Black Snake|
Relatives in same Genus
Mulga Snake (P. australis)
Collett's Snake (P. colletti)
Red-bellied Black Snake (P. porphyriacus)