rough-scaled snake

rough-scaled snake

an olive green to brown snake with rough scales, dark bands and a pale belly which secretes a powerful neurotoxin. Called also Tropidechis carinatus.
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The rough-scaled snake has enough venom to kill 100 people and we've had many recent sightings.
One highly venomous rough-scaled snake was found near the camp loo and another on the drawbridge, minutes before Ant & Dec walked across it.
Bob, 67, has also removed two snakes from camp but is most fearful of any rough-scaled snakes that could emerge.