Australian scrub python
I came across this huge python late one rainy night on the Windsor tablelands in Far North Queensland whilst searching for tiny Cophixalus frogs, quite silver lining for the lack of apparent frogs!
A Centralian or Bredyl's python near Alice Springs. This species inhabits only the rocky ranges of Central Australia where it is elusive and highly sort after by visiting naturalists.
Green tree python
A large and impressive python found late at night in the rainforests of north Queensland.
'Jungle' carpet python
The taxonomy and valitiity of the designation 'jungle' is a subject of some contention. Nevertheless this individual was photographed in the rainforest of north Queensland.
A large and impressive python found late at night in the upland rainforest of north Queensland.
Juvenile Green tree pythons are coloured a vibrant yellow and undergo ontogenetic change at around one year of age where they become the green of their namesake.
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