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Species profile—Pseudonaja mengdeni (Mengden's brown snake)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Reptilia (reptiles) → Elapidae (elapid snakes) → Pseudonaja mengdeni (Mengden's brown snake)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Reptilia (reptiles)
Family
Elapidae (elapid snakes)
Scientific name
Pseudonaja mengdeni Wells & Wellington, 1985
Common name
Mengden's brown snake
Type reference
Wells, R.W. (2002). Taxonomy of the Genus Pseudonaja (Reptilia: Elapidae) in Australia. Australian Biodiversity Record 7, 1-41.
WildNet taxon ID
34445
Synonym(s)
Pseudonaja kellyi
Pseudonaja nuchalis
Alternate name(s)
Kelly's brown snake
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Conservation significant
No
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Venomous

Other resources

Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums (OZCAM)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=34445

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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