Pythons

The best known of Australia's non-venomous snakes, varying in size from 60 cm to 600 cm, they are found from the islands in the Southern Ocean to the northern Kimberley and beyond.




Black-headed Python (Aspidites melanocephalus) from Sandfire, Western Australia


Woma or Sand Python (Aspidites ramsayi) from Port Hedland, Western Australia


Pygmy Python (Antaresia perthensis) from Harding Dam, Western Australia


Stimson's Python (Antaresia stimsoni stimsoni) from Broome, Western Australia


South-western Carpet Python (Morelia spilota imbricata) from Two Rocks, Western Australia


Olive Python (Liasis olivaceus) from Kimberley Region, Western Australia


Here Murray, a good bloke and Goldfields identity, shows his grandchildren a wild South-western carpet python. Education like this will benefit Aussie fauna far more than any regulation will ever do!

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