Notechis

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Related to Black tiger snake: death adder, Tasmanian tiger snake
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Noun1.Notechis - tiger snakes
reptile genus - a genus of reptiles
Elapidae, family Elapidae - cobras; kraits; mambas; coral snakes; Australian taipan and tiger snakes
Notechis scutatus, tiger snake - highly venomous brown-and-yellow snake of Australia and Tasmania
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Commonwealth Serum Laboratories recommends a starting dose of two ampoules of Tiger snake antivenom or four if there is coagulopathy, severe paralysis, multiple bites or if the bite is by one of the larger subspecies of black Tiger snake.
He focuses on the giant black tiger snake, which is capable of killing a man in less than 30 minutes.