Reptiles - Snakes of Queensland, Australia.

Stock Photography By Paul Ross

Pictured are an Amethystine python, 5 metres in length, the black and white striped Bandy Bandy, an adult Carpet Python, a baby Carpet python resting amongst the leaves of a palm tree, the Small-eyed Snake which is deadly, eating one of its kind, the smaller Northern Tree Snake followed by images of a Common Tree Snake scaling a gum tree and also after a successful hunt, eating a Green Tree Frog. Amazing images mostly taken in the rainforests of Far North Queensland, Australia.

Snakes - Amethystine Python - Morelia amethistina
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Snakes - Amethystine Python - Morelia amethistina
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Snakes - Bandy-Bandy  -  Vermicella annulata
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Snakes - Carpet Python - Morelia spilota
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Snakes - Carpet Python (immature) - Morelia spilota.
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Snakes - Small-eyed Snake - Cryptophis nigrescens.
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Snakes - Small-eyed Snake - Cryptophis nigrescens.
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Snakes - Northern Tree Snake - Dendrelaphis calligastra
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Common Tree Snake (Dendrelaphis punctulata)
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Common Tree Snake (Dendrelaphis punctulata)
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Common Tree Snake (Dendrelaphis punctulata)
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Common Tree Snake (Dendrelaphis punctulata)
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Common Tree Snake (Dendrelaphis punctulata)
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Common Tree Snake (Dendrelaphis punctulata)
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Common Tree Snake (Dendrelaphis punctulata)
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Common Tree Snake skin (Dendrelaphis punctulata)
Common Tree Snake skin
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Image Details for Reptiles - Snakes of Queensland, Australia.

1. Snakes - Amethystine Python - Morelia amethistina . A closeup view of the head.

2. Snakes - Amethystine Python - Morelia amethistina . Found in rainforests to open savannah woodland, feeding on a variety of vertebrates. The Amethystine grows to as long as 5 metres.

3. Snakes - Bandy-Bandy - Vermicella annulata . Nocturnal burrowing snake found in a wide range of habitats. Pictured here on a dirt road.

4. Snakes - Carpet Python - Morelia spilota . This Carpet Python was photographed warming up in the middle of a road.

5. Snakes - Carpet Python (immature) - Morelia spilota. . A baby Carpet Python coiled up and resting on a palm branch.

6. Snakes - Small-eyed Snake - Cryptophis nigrescens. . A Small-eyed Snake trying to eat one of its own kind. This snake soon found the meal too big and it was regurgitated.

7. Snakes - Small-eyed Snake - Cryptophis nigrescens. . A Small-eyed Snake trying to eat one of its own kind. This snake soon found the meal too big and it was regurgitated.

8. Snakes - Northern Tree Snake - Dendrelaphis calligastra . Pictured on a house verandah in tropical North Queensland.

9. Common Tree Snake (Dendrelaphis punctulata). A Common Tree Snake is seen here edging its way up the side of a gum tree.

10. Common Tree Snake (Dendrelaphis punctulata). A Common Tree Snake curiously peers out of a gum tree hollow.

11. Common Tree Snake (Dendrelaphis punctulata). A Common Tree Snake eats and then digests a Green Tree Frog.

12. Common Tree Snake (Dendrelaphis punctulata). A Common Tree Snake eats and then digests a Green Tree Frog.

13. Common Tree Snake (Dendrelaphis punctulata). A Common Tree Snake eats and then digests a Green Tree Frog.

14. Common Tree Snake (Dendrelaphis punctulata). A Common Tree Snake eats and then digests a Green Tree Frog.

15. Common Tree Snake (Dendrelaphis punctulata). A Common Tree Snake eats and then digests a Green Tree Frog.

16. Common Tree Snake skin (Dendrelaphis punctulata). Close up of a live Common Tree Snake skin.

 

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