Hoplo collection

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  1. Hoplo

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    lets all share our captive hoplo pics, there are a few floating around in collections these days!

    its taken me years but i finally gotten my hands on all three which has always been a dream of mine :)


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    never heard of them??(then again i don't research snakes often as i don't plan to have one for several years,sadly)
     
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    Beautiful animals Hoplo, although having had a large female Stephen's for a while, I'd have to say it was the most evil thing ever in my care... far less demonstrative but much more sinister than any Brown Snake. Just used to lie in wait under the newspaper...

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    I have been lucky with mostly calm animals , although i have one girl that flips around like a whip snake mouth open! pythoninfinite
     
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    Excuse my ingnorance but i take it these are some venemous aussie snakes ? Absolute crackers what are they ???
     
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    From the 5seconds of research I did I think they are broad headed snakes :’)
     
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    hey guys they are pale headed, stephens banded and broad headed snakes respectively , the whole of the genus Hoplocephalus Lazreilly Bl69aze
     
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