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5 Eastern Brown Snake at ANBG

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Pseudonaja textilis at ANBG - 6 Oct 2018
Pseudonaja textilis at ANBG - 6 Oct 2018
Pseudonaja textilis at ANBG - 6 Oct 2018
Pseudonaja textilis at ANBG - 6 Oct 2018
Pseudonaja textilis at ANBG - 6 Oct 2018

Identification history

Snake Pseudonaja textilis 7 Oct 2018 wombey
Snake Pseudonaja textilis 6 Oct 2018 Tim L

Author's notes

A yawning snake? The snake was seen to do this twice over a period of about 5 minutes.

1 comment

WillO wrote:
   7 Oct 2018
A great series of photographs - well done. One possible reason for "yawning" in snakes is that they sometimes need to re-articulate their lower jaw bones following the capture and swallowing of a large prey item. WillO.

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Zizina otis (TBC) at ANBG - 10 Dec 2018
Vanessa kershawi at ANBG - 10 Dec 2018
Ctenotus taeniolatus at ANBG - 7 Dec 2018
Lepispilus sp. (genus) at ANBG - 7 Dec 2018
Vanessa kershawi at ANBG - 7 Dec 2018
Hemicordulia tau at ANBG - 7 Dec 2018
Hemicordulia australiae at ANBG - 7 Dec 2018
Theclinesthes serpentata at ANBG - 2 Dec 2018
Ichneumonidae sp. (family) at ANBG - 2 Dec 2018
Australiphthiria hilaris at ANBG - 2 Dec 2018
Chlorodectes montanus at ANBG - 1 Dec 2018
Tachinidae sp. (family) at ANBG - 30 Nov 2018
Tebenna micalis at ANBG - 30 Nov 2018
Altica sp. (genus) at ANBG - 27 Nov 2018
Chauliognathus lugubris at ANBG - 27 Nov 2018
Australiphthiria hilaris at ANBG - 27 Nov 2018
Hippodamia variegata at ANBG - 27 Nov 2018
Unidentified Insect (TBC) at ANBG - 27 Nov 2018
Dacelo novaeguineae at ANBG - 23 Nov 2018
Callocephalon fimbriatum at ANBG - 23 Nov 2018
Rhytiphora paulla at ANBG - 22 Nov 2018
Rhytiphora paulla at ANBG - 22 Nov 2018
Epidesmia hypenaria at ANBG - 21 Nov 2018
Australiphthiria hilaris at ANBG - 19 Nov 2018
Austroargiolestes icteromelas at ANBG - 16 Nov 2018
Tephritidae sp. (family) at ANBG - 16 Nov 2018
Meriphus sp. (genus) at ANBG - 13 Nov 2018
Vanessa kershawi at ANBG - 12 Nov 2018
Tachyglossus aculeatus at ANBG - 12 Nov 2018
Anthochaera carunculata at ANBG - 11 Nov 2018
Bembix sp. (genus) at ANBG - 8 Nov 2018
Strepera graculina at ANBG - 5 Nov 2018
Ptilonorhynchus violaceus at ANBG - 5 Nov 2018
Phylidonyris novaehollandiae at ANBG - 5 Nov 2018
Oxyopes sp. (genus) at ANBG - 5 Nov 2018
Ctenotus taeniolatus at ANBG - 5 Nov 2018
Melangyna viridiceps at ANBG - 5 Nov 2018
Theclinesthes serpentata at ANBG - 5 Nov 2018
Trapezites phigalioides at ANBG - 5 Nov 2018
Anthochaera carunculata at ANBG - 5 Nov 2018
Hylaeus (Prosopisteron) littleri at ANBG - 4 Nov 2018
Pseudocheirus peregrinus at ANBG - 30 Oct 2018
Tachyglossus aculeatus at ANBG - 29 Oct 2018
Vanessa kershawi at ANBG - 26 Oct 2018
Ctenotus taeniolatus at ANBG - 26 Oct 2018
Intellagama lesueurii at ANBG - 26 Oct 2018
Callocephalon fimbriatum at ANBG - 19 Oct 2018
Unidentified Moth (Lepidoptera) (TBC) at ANBG - 19 Oct 2018
Callocephalon fimbriatum at ANBG - 19 Oct 2018
Wallabia bicolor at ANBG - 18 Oct 2018
Pseudonaja textilis at ANBG - 18 Oct 2018
Intellagama lesueurii at ANBG - 18 Oct 2018
Pseudonaja textilis at ANBG - 6 Oct 2018
Pseudonaja textilis at ANBG - 6 Oct 2018
Pseudonaja textilis at ANBG - 6 Oct 2018
Pseudonaja textilis at ANBG - 2 Oct 2018
Myrmecia sp., pilosula-group at ANBG - 25 Sep 2018
Altica sp. (genus) at ANBG - 24 Sep 2018
Vanessa kershawi at ANBG - 24 Sep 2018
Podargus strigoides at ANBG - 21 Sep 2018
Altica sp. (genus) at ANBG - 15 Sep 2018
Podargus strigoides at ANBG - 13 Sep 2018
Dacelo novaeguineae at ANBG - 7 Sep 2018
Phylidonyris novaehollandiae at ANBG - 7 Sep 2018
Intellagama lesueurii at ANBG - 7 Sep 2018
Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris at ANBG - 7 Sep 2018
Callocephalon fimbriatum at ANBG - 7 Sep 2018
Unidentified at ANBG - 7 Sep 2018
Chenonetta jubata at ANBG - 7 Sep 2018
Petroica rodinogaster at ANBG - 3 Sep 2018
Altica sp. (genus) at ANBG - 2 Sep 2018
Dacelo novaeguineae at ANBG - 29 Aug 2018
Cracticus torquatus at ANBG - 29 Aug 2018
Phylidonyris novaehollandiae at ANBG - 21 Aug 2018
Anthochaera carunculata at ANBG - 21 Aug 2018
Pardalotus punctatus at ANBG - 21 Aug 2018
Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris at ANBG - 21 Aug 2018
Gymnorhina tibicen at ANBG - 16 Aug 2018
Alisterus scapularis at ANBG - 14 Aug 2018
Pardalotus punctatus at ANBG - 14 Aug 2018
Zoothera lunulata at ANBG - 10 Aug 2018
Leptocneria reducta at ANBG - 31 Jul 2018
Acanthorhynchus tenuirostris at ANBG - 9 Jul 2018
Cerrena zonata at ANBG - 4 Jul 2018
Phylidonyris novaehollandiae at ANBG - 3 Jul 2018
Ptilonorhynchus violaceus at ANBG - 3 Jul 2018
Russula sp. at ANBG - 12 Jun 2018
Cerrena zonata at ANBG - 12 Jun 2018
Coprinellus etc. at ANBG - 12 Jun 2018
Phylidonyris novaehollandiae at ANBG - 30 May 2018
Pseudocheirus peregrinus at ANBG - 30 May 2018
Aquila audax at ANBG - 30 May 2018
Trametes sp. at ANBG - 30 May 2018
Armillaria luteobubalina at ANBG - 30 May 2018
Apis mellifera at ANBG - 25 May 2018
Chalcidoidea sp. (superfamily) at ANBG - 22 May 2018
Chalcidoidea sp. (superfamily) at ANBG - 18 May 2018
Ptilonorhynchus violaceus at ANBG - 15 May 2018
Sericornis frontalis at ANBG - 15 May 2018
Coprinellus etc. at ANBG - 29 Apr 2018

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Location information

  • Coordinates 149.108482-35.275836
  • Nature Parks ANBG
  • Places Acton, ACT

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 2 Abundance
  • 6 Oct 2018 2:13 PM Recorded on
  • Tim L Recorded by
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