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Pseudonaja textilis, Eastern Brown Snake or Common Brown Snake.
Inhabiting a wide portion of Australia from deserts to coastal regions, the Eastern Brown is one of the most deadly snakes in the world. Although note normally confrontational these snakes are extremely dangerous to humans. Colours vary widely from very pale to almost black, Pseudonaja textilis is an oppotunistic feeder, eating rodents, frogs, lizards, snakes and almont anything that comes its way. Even very young Eastern Brown Snakes such as this one can cause fatalities. Iterestingly. if you are near an Estern Brown and stop moving, they will largely ignor you.
Mpixels (60.2 MB uncompressed) - 5616x3744 pixels (18.7x12.4 in / 47.5x31.7 cm at 300 ppi)