Red Bellied Black Snake
|Red-Bellied Black Snake|
|Red-bellied Black Snake at
Brisbane Forest Park, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
|Range of Red-Bellied Black Snake (in red)|
The Red Bellied Black Snake is a dangerous snake species found in Australia. It is a red bellied snake, and black on top, hence the name. It lives mainly on the east coast of Australia, close to a source of water. They can grow up to 1.5 metres in length. This snake usually gives birth to about 20 live snakes at one time. The bite of a Red Bellied Black Snake is very dangerous and requires immediate medical attention.