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Species profile—Cryptophis nigrostriatus (black-striped snake)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Reptilia (reptiles) → Elapidae (elapid snakes) → Cryptophis nigrostriatus (black-striped snake)

Photo of Cryptophis nigrostriatus (black-striped snake) - Limpus, C.,DEHP,1994

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Reptilia (reptiles)
Family
Elapidae (elapid snakes)
Scientific name
Cryptophis nigrostriatus (Krefft, 1864)
Common name
black-striped snake
WildNet taxon ID
458
Synonym(s)
Rhinoplocephalus nigrostriatus
Suta nigrostriata
Parasuta nigrostriata
Denisonia nigrostriata
Hoplocephalus nigrostriatus
Alecto dorsalis
Unechis nigrostriatus
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=458

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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