Identification: Head is slightly distinct from neck. Dorsal colour is olive to a very dark brown and almost black, two yellow streaks present on each side of the face. Grows to 1m in length.
Habitat: Swampy marshy ground and well gardened ecosystems.
Diet: Frogs and small lizards.
Reproduction: Produces live young up to 20 in a litter.
Danger: Mildly venomous and can cause local pain.
Behaviour: Mostly diurnal, however can be semi-nocturnal during warmer months and congregates together with its own species.