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Drysdalia coronoides

2 White-lipped snake at Penrose, NSW

Drysdalia coronoides at Penrose, NSW - 6 Oct 2021
Drysdalia coronoides at Penrose, NSW - 6 Oct 2021
Drysdalia coronoides at Penrose, NSW - 6 Oct 2021
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Identification history

Drysdalia coronoides 25 Oct 2021 PatrickCampbell
Austrelaps ramsayi 8 Oct 2021 michaelb
Unidentified 7 Oct 2021 GlossyGal

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3 comments

Boobook38 wrote:
   7 Oct 2021
Quite likely a Highland Copperhead; they are out and about at the moment. However, the photo does not offer enough detail for a conclusive identification.
GlossyGal wrote:
   7 Oct 2021
Thank you. So, given its size, it's a young one?
Boobook38 wrote:
   7 Oct 2021
Yes it is a youngster.

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 6 Oct 2021 11:23 AM Recorded on
  • GlossyGal Recorded by

Additional information

  • Alive / healthy Animal health

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  • More than one media file
  • Confirmed by an expert moderator
  • Nearby sighting(s) of same species
  • GPS evidence of location
  • Description
  • Additional attributes
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