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Species profile—Brachyurophis fasciolatus (narrow-banded snake)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Reptilia (reptiles) → Elapidae (elapid snakes) → Brachyurophis fasciolatus (narrow-banded snake)

Photo of Brachyurophis fasciolatus (narrow-banded snake) - McDonald, K.,Queensland Government,1975

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Reptilia (reptiles)
Family
Elapidae (elapid snakes)
Scientific name
Brachyurophis fasciolatus (Günther, 1872)
Common name
narrow-banded snake
Type reference
Gunther, A. (1872). Seventh account of new species of snakes in the collection of the British Museum. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (4) 9: 13-37.
WildNet taxon ID
448
Synonym(s)
Simoselaps fasciolatus
Vermicella fasciata
Hornea pulchella
Rhynchoelaps fasciolatus
Rhinelaps fasciolatus
Brachyurophis fasciolatus fasciatus
Alternate name(s)
shovel-nosed snake
narrow-banded shovel-nosed snake
narrow-banded burrowing 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=448

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

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