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Species profile—Brachyurophis semifasciatus (half-girdled snake)

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Animalia (animals) → Reptilia (reptiles) → Elapidae (elapid snakes) → Brachyurophis semifasciatus (half-girdled snake)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Reptilia (reptiles)
Family
Elapidae (elapid snakes)
Scientific name
Brachyurophis semifasciatus (Günther, 1863)
Common name
half-girdled snake
Type reference
Gunther, A. (1863). On new species of snakes in the collection of the British Museum. Annals and Magazine of Natural History 3 11: 20-25.
WildNet taxon ID
450
Synonym(s)
Simoselaps semifasciatus
Brachyurophis woodjonesii
Brachyurophis campbelli
Vermicella semifasciata
Rhynchelaps woodjonesii
Rhynchoelaps campbelli
Pseudoelaps rhinostomus
Alternate name(s)
southern shovel-nosed 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=450

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

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