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black snake

see pseudechisporphyriacus. Called also red-bellied black snake.

Papuan black snake
see pseudechispapuanus.
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Even so, it seems that the Black Snakes gang, while, more grungy and gritty, is scarcely any more naturalistic than the gang Nig joined in Once Were Warriors (Toa Aotearoa).
Some of the boys killed long black snakes, and we found, but did not kill, platypus.
For the past two years we have been telling our friends and family about the black snakes that invade our chicken coop in the spring.
Black snakes do clear out all the rats and mice that usually hang around trying to get into the feed.
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The Sydney University researchers found that causes of mortality in both brown snakes and black snakes in the Murrumbidgee Irrigation Area included attack by humans, feral cats, birds of prey, monitor lizards and larger snakes.
I learned that black snakes were attracted to the shade of the large plant "ears" of squash, pumpkin, or watermelon plants.