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Collared Whip Snake
Demansia torquata
Family :"Front-fanged Snakes"
Description :Length 70cm. Slender. Grey to brown, head darker with a narrow dark line across snout and between nostrils, pale rim around eye and dark streak curving back beneath it to form distinct 'comma', grey-green below. Eats skinks and geckos.
Typical Habitat :Venom weakly toxic. Swift moving and diurnal. Found in open forest.
Distribution :North-eastern Queensland to far western and south-western QLD., and adjacent areas of adjoining states.
Introduced :No
Seen North Qld :  Yes

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