carpet snake

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carpet snake

, python
a large nonvenomous Australian snake, Morelia variegata, having a carpetlike pattern on its back
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Heard GW, Robertson P, Black D, Barrow G, Johnson P, Hurley V and Allen G (2006) Canid predation: a potentially significant threat to relic populations of the Inland Carpet Python Morelia spilota metcalfei (Pythonidae) in Victoria.
Michael DR and Lindenmayer DB (2008) Records of the Inland Carpet Python, Morelia spilota metcalfei (Serpentes: Pythonidae), from the South-western Slopes of New South Wales.
Taylor DA (2005) Using DNA markers for wildlife management and protection: a study of the population structure and systematics of the Australian carpet pythons (Reptilia: Morelia spilota complex).