Identification: Head is totally distinct from neck, bold colour of black and white rings.
Habitat: A burrowing species found under rocks and logs in a variety of habitats.
Diet: Blind snakes and small lizards.
Reproduction: Up to 6 eggs laid in a clutch.
Danger: Weakly venomous, but not regarded as dangerous to humans.
Behaviour: Flattens body into loops when threatened. This species often comes into contact with humans following a heavy rain event where it will return to the surface.