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Yellow-faced Whipsnake

The Yellow-faced Whipsnake is a very slender snake up to 1 metre in length.  They have a dark brown mark around their eye stretching down to the mouth and a dark stripe across the front of the snout.  They are fast moving snakes.

The Yellow-Face Whipsnake is found in throughout much of Australia in a range of drier habitats including heathland, dry sclerophyll forest, woodlands and quite arid areas.

The Yellow-faced Whipsnake is a fast active hunter, catching lizards it locates by sight.

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class:Reptilia
Order:Squamata
Family:Elapidae
Genus:Demansia
Species:psammophis