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brachyurophis australis

  1. Col J

    ID please

    Just wondering if anyone can ID this animal. It was found by a friend of mine in the Pilliga Forest near Baradine. It was put in the cardboard box for photographing & released. I am told it was around 12 inches long.
  2. Rocket

    Some SA herping...

    Just thought I'd show off some of the photos i've taken of local, SA herps over the past ten or so years. I am not a photographer - don't expect perfect photos. This is by far, not everything I have seen but these show some of the animals where I managed to have a camera (not a great one I might...
  3. apprenticegnome

    Is the use of latin names in posts always necessary?

    I am not that versed in what I assume are Latin names for snakes and lizards and after reading replies to some posts over the last few years I felt it would be a good question. Why do some people tend to use Latin names when replying to posts that have been using common names, eg: rattling off 8...
  4. Fang101

    Herping Pictures

    Here some reptile and other animal photos I've taken from around central QLD recently, Frogs... New Holland frogs Cyclorana novaehollandiae by Kieran Palmer, on Flickr Cyclorana novaehollandiae by Kieran Palmer, on Flickr Cyclorana novaehollandiae by Kieran Palmer, on Flickr Cyclorana...
  5. Fang101

    Some herp pics

    Here a few animals I've found lately..... Little Eagle Hieraaetus morphnoides by Kieran Palmer, on Flickr Hieraaetus morphnoides by Kieran Palmer, on Flickr Common Bronzewing Phaps chalcoptera by Kieran Palmer, on Flickr Cryptoblepharus carnabyi Cryptoblepharus carnabyi by Kieran Palmer...
  6. P

    Aussie Snakes

    I thought I would share some photos of some of the snakes that I have encountered over the last couple of years whilst herping. Unfortunately I haven't managed to photograph everything that I have seen though.. yet there are still a lot of species left to tick off! Some of the pictures have...
  7. T

    What is this sweet looking snake?

    Only new here and would love any help please, I saw this snake on a web site and it looks so totally awesome!!! I want it! is it Australian? is it venomous? How do i get 1? ty all chloe. oh ooppsss lol the site is (No LINKS)I think it might be american?? dunno? oh and hello all
  8. Poggle

    Reptile Photography

    I have seen some beautiful photo's on here recently. I am getting into photography more and more and would love some tips of some one is willing to give them to me. Also if people could post osme more great pics of their snakes that would be great! First one is a RBB and second a pain in the...
  9. D

    Anyone know?

    In Victoria, is it possible legally to obtain a Brachyurophis australis?
  10. G

    show us ya dead on road stuff thread

    ok I'll start with a sandy
  11. TNWJackson

    January 2010 trip - Northern inland NSW and Southern inland Qld

    Hi all, I've posted these pics on another forum that I know some APS members frequent and moloch's awesome sequences above almost make me too embarassed to post them here too but what the hell, I thought I would anyway! The pictures are in roughly chronological order, as we moved North through...
  12. moloch05

    Aussie Elapids

    A guy on another forum made these disparaging remarks about our elapids. His comment was: I decided to reply and thought that some of you would enjoy these pics as well. I am sure that you will agree that we have plenty of brilliantly coloured snakes that are various shades of olive...
  13. Shannon

    Latest Snake Photos

    For those who are interested here are some snakes I've photographed lately :D More photos added to me archive. Enjoy © All rights Reserved. Shannon Plummer. Scrub Python (Morelia amethistina) Mainland Tiger Snake (Notechis scutatus) Common Death Adder (Acanthophis...
  14. B

    First Time??

    Went for a quick herp last night and have herped the area for years and it was the first time I have ever seen one of these a few minutes from my place.I've seen them out of Mackay heading west and had a play with one once,they have a very interesting defense mechanism and sort of go like a...
  15. jordo

    Mallee - Gluepot, SA

    Mallee - Gluepot, SA (DUW) A few weeks ago I was up at Gluepot reserve helping some mates with their honours projects on lizards. Gluepot is owned by Birds Australia who manage the property for it's unique bird fauna - with endangered mallee fowl and black eared miners mostly in mind, however...
  16. moloch05

    Pics from South Australia Trip 2 -- Broken Hill/Fowler's Gap

    On the way to/from South Australia, I camped near Fowler's Gap along the Broken Hill to Tibooburra road in far northwestern New South Wales. This area is about a 15 hour drive from Wollongong so it is a good place to spend the night. The habitat here is incredibly bleak with many gibber flats...
  17. sengir

    Can you help identify this gecko

    Hey all just as the title says, can anyone help by telling me what species etc this gecko is. Am interested to know. Cheers
  18. elapid@

    venomous most wanted part 2

    your choice of australias venomous snake catagory 1- 5 death adder red bellied black taipan brown tiger
  19. jase75

    Who has seen the most species of Aust. Snakes in the wild?

    Im interested to know how many different species of Aust. snakes u have seen in the wild???? Iv seen 12 different species,Brown Snake,Tiger Snake,RBBS,Copperhead,Blind Snake(Proximus), Dwyers Snake, Yellow face whip Snake, Small eyed Snake, Red Naped Snake, Brown tree Snake, Carpet and diamond...
  20. moloch05

    snakes from the channel country, QLD

    In the last couple years, I have visited the channel country of southwestern Queensland on two occasions. The first trip was with my son in November, 2006. The daily temperatures in November were already 40C+. We found many reptiles but it was too hot to have much of a chance at finding a...
  21. smacdonald

    Pics from the Brigalow Belt, Queensland

    I headed out to the Brigalow Belt in Queensland to meet some friends of ours and see what cool critters we could find. I've been out to this particular spot a few times, but have never managed to see a De Vis' banded snake (Denisonia devisi), despite this area being well-known for this snake...
  22. Casey

    Coral Snake Pics

    Just sharing some pics of a coral snake. It was rescued from a cat. Sorry if they aren't the best quality, couldn't get the little bugger to say cheese.
  23. BJC-787

    australian coral snake

    does anyone know where i can get an Australian coral snake
  24. deebo

    what type of snake???

    hey all, me and a couple of mates have a few acres out near warwick and on a previous trip we stumbled across a small snake about 30cm long hiding under a rock. It had a completely black head, a red body with black and white rings running around its body evry 5cms or so. I didnt have a camera...
  25. x.RandomHero.x

    Australian Coral Snake

    Hey guys could any1 give me a link to care sheets on these guys much appretiated.
  26. gillsy

    Simoselaps australis - Coral Snake

    Hi, Does anyone know anything about the coral snake eg husbandry, availability. I just they're cool looking snakes and I haven't heard of them in captivity. Thanks
  27. moose

    A bad night out West.......

    Well i went out to my property this weekend, and on the way i came across a couple of fella's... This guy had to be the unluckiest Herp on the Planet, Just as i saw him on the side of the Rd, a Car decided to via of to the side and clean him up! Not sure what any of them are though, i...
  28. W


    Best Reptiles Or Frog
  29. iceman

    Need ID on snake????

    i found this little guy out an about tonight an i see one's like this all the time where i go an i was just want to know if anyone know what it is?
  30. kevyn

    Next One...

    Here's the next one, have fun. I was thinking of giving you 2 but I got a feeling this one might be tough...