Burton's Legless Lizard
Murray Mallee Region
Inland Carpet Snake
Inland Carpet Snake (Morelia spilota ssp metcalfei)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Chordates (Chordata) - Reptiles (Reptilia)
Order: Scaled Reptiles (Squamata)
Family: Python (Pythonidae)
Species: Inland Carpet Snake (Morelia spilota ssp metcalfei)
This Photo:     Defensive

Ref: "A Complete Guide to Reptiles of Australia", 2nd Ed. Wilson & Swan. Page 400.
General Species Information:
Found in the Murray Mallee Region, SA, and possibly elsewhere

Copyright © 2011- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 27-Mar-2011
This species is classed as RA (Rare) in the Murray Mallee, SA, by DENR (Regional Species Status Assessments, July 2010)