General Description

Body colour varies, including red-brown, dull brown or black. Underneath white-yellow. Head and neck black. Up to 1.5 m long.


Strap-snouted Brown Snakes mostly eat lizards and mammals. When threatened, they raise the front of their body in an "S" shape.


Eastern and southern central mainland Australia.


Dry arid areas, including mallee and woodlands.

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