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Species profile—Acanthophis hawkei (Elapidae)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Reptilia (reptiles) → Elapidae (elapid snakes) → Acanthophis hawkei (plains death adder)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Reptilia (reptiles)
Family
Elapidae (elapid snakes)
Species
Acanthophis hawkei (plains death adder)
Alternate name
Barkly adder
Hawke's death adder
Barkly Tableland death adder
Taxonomy Author
Wells & Wellington, 1985
Nature Conservation Act (NCA) status
Vulnerable
Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act (EPBC) status
Vulnerable
Back on Track (BoT) status
Data deficient
Endemicity
Native
Other resources
Atlas of Living Australia

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Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
20 October 2014
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