Specimen Details

  • Taxon Name

    Morelia spilota

  • Author and date of publication

    (Lacepède, 1804)

  • Preferred Common name

    Carpet Python

  • Other Common Names

    Diamond Python

  • Identified By

    Rory O'Brien - Museum Victoria

  • Number Of Specimens

    2

  • Sex

    Male, Unknown

  • Specimen Nature

    Spirit Wet formalin 10% ethanol 70%

  • Collected By

    Raymond Hoser - Snake Busters

  • Sampling Method

    Died in captivity

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Vertebrate Zoology

  • Discipline

    Herpetology

  • Collecting Areas

    Herpetology

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Taxonomy

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Victoria

  • Precise Location

    Captive- parents from West Head (near Sydney), New South Wales