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Austrelaps superbus GŁnther 1858 (copperhead snake)

Reptilia - Squamata - Elapidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 339268

Alternative combination: Hoplocephalus superbus

Full reference: A. GŁnther. 1858. Catalogue of colubrine snakes in the collection of the British Museum

Belongs to Austrelaps according to V. Wallach et al. 2014

Sister taxa: none

Type specimen: BMNH 1946.1.20.37, an other (complete male individual)

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Average measurements (in mm): length 725.0