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Species profile—Cryptophis boschmai (Carpentaria whip snake)

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Animalia (animals) → Reptilia (reptiles) → Elapidae (elapid snakes) → Cryptophis boschmai (Carpentaria whip snake)

Photo of Cryptophis boschmai (Carpentaria whip snake) - Queensland Government

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Reptilia (reptiles)
Family
Elapidae (elapid snakes)
Scientific name
Cryptophis boschmai (Brongersma & Knaap-van Meeuwen, 1964)
Common name
Carpentaria whip snake
WildNet taxon ID
455
Synonym(s)
Rhinoplocephalus boschmai
Denisonia boschmai
Unechis carpentariae
Unechis boschmai
Alternate name(s)
Carpentaria snake
Carpentaria small-eyed 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=455

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

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Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
23 October 2019
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