red-bellied black snake


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red-bellied black snake

n
(Animals) a highly venomous Australian black snake, Pseudechis porphyriacus, with a reddish underside
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An adult was seen falling prey to a Red-bellied Black Snake Pseudechis porphyriacus (M Barbic pers.
The naive hatchlings were exposed to a range of potentially scary predators or stimuli: a live cat and dog, a rubber snake resembling a red-bellied black snake and a plywood silhouette of a grey goshawk.
Pythons are non-venomous, but some of the most deadly snakes in the world also exist in Australia, including brown snakes, copperheads, death adders, red-bellied black snakes, Taipan snakes, and tiger snakes, none of which I would feel quite as comfortable with around my neck.