Acrochordidae ~ File Snakes

hhslogo1Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Suborder: Serpentes

Family: Acrochordidae

 

 

 


2 species

 

A small family of non-venomous water-dwelling snake comprising only 3 species; 2 being found in Australia. They are wholly aquatic.

 

Reference: A Complete Guide to Reptiles of Australia
– Steve Wilson & Gerry Swan -

 

Snakes

Pythonidae
Pythons


Elapidae
Venomous


Colubridae
Tree Snakes etc.


Acrochordidae
File Snakes


Typhopidae
Blind Snakes


La Perouse
The Snake Pit

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