Taxon profile


Greater Black Whip Snake
Demansia papuensis (Macleay, 1877)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  order Squamata - lizards and snakes »  family Elapidae »  genus Demansia

Scientific synonyms

Diemenia papuensis Macleay, 1877

Other names

= Papuan Whip Snake

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Included taxa

Number of records: 2

species Demansia papuensis melaena Storr, 1978
subspecies Demansia papuensis papuensis (Macleay, 1877)

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [6d0c1280-8a38-4ce5-b59b-5ac2b1544e26]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Demansia papuensis (Macleay, 1877)]
Data retrieved on: 29 January 2015

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