Australian blacksnake


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Noun1.Australian blacksnake - large semiaquatic snake of AustraliaAustralian blacksnake - large semiaquatic snake of Australia; black above with red belly
elapid, elapid snake - any of numerous venomous fanged snakes of warmer parts of both hemispheres
genus Pseudechis, Pseudechis - venomous Australian blacksnakes
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However, during years of low food availability, the Australian blacksnake Pseudechis porphyriacus has summer [T.sub.b]'s that are significantly cooler than during spring (Shine and Lambeck 1990).
Seasonal shifts in the thermoregulatory behaviour of Australian blacksnakes, Pseudechis porphyriacus (Serpentes: Elapidae).

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