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Species profile—Suta dwyeri (Dwyer's snake)

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Animalia (animals) → Reptilia (reptiles) → Elapidae (elapid snakes) → Suta dwyeri (Dwyer's snake)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Reptilia (reptiles)
Family
Elapidae (elapid snakes)
Scientific name
Suta dwyeri (Worrell, 1956)
Common name
Dwyer's snake
Type reference
Worrell, E. (1956). A new snake from Queensland. Aust. Zool. 12, 202-205.
WildNet taxon ID
438
Synonym(s)
Suta spectabilis dwyeri
Unechis dwyeri
Parasuta spectabilis dwyeri
Parasuta robertsoni
Denisonia dwyeri
Parasuta dwyeri
Alternate name(s)
Dwyer's black-headed snake
spectacled hooded snake
Krefft's snake
Krefft's hooded snake
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Conservation significant
No
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil

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=438

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

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