Brown Tree Snake (MILDLY VENOMOUS)
May 13, 2014
The MOST commonly relocated snake around Cairns The Scrub Python grows to around 3.5m and to a maximum of 8m.  It has a slender body with a long head which is wider than its neck.  Its scales are smooth with an iridescent sheen.  The colour of the back and sides is yellowish to golden with numerous ragged blackish bands that resemble a net like pattern.   The lower sides usually have blackish lengthwise streaks.  Habitat:   Found around rainforest and all too often in aviaries and chicken coops