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Acanthophis antarcticus; Common Death Adder; (shown with Lampropholis mirabilis)   

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Acanthophis antarcticus
Acanthophis antarcticus
Common Death Adder
(shown with Lampropholis mirabilis)
Photographer: Eric Vanderduys

ID: 0000 0000 0310 1399 (2010-03-16)

Copyright © 2010 Eric Vanderduys

  • date of photo  unknown
  • location   Nelly Bay (Queensland, Magnetic Island, Australia)
  • family Elapidae
  • notes   The skink, Lampropholis mirabilis, to the right of the death adder was well aware of the adder and stayed just beyond striking range.
  • photo category: Animal - Reptile

  • common names   Common Death Adder
  • View The Reptile Database record for Acanthophis antarcticus
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Simon J. Tonge    Sep 12, 2012

    Action: changed name from "Acanthopis antarcticus" to "Acanthophis antarcticus "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Correcting typo in generic name"

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