Scientific Name: Dendrelaphis punctulata
Description: Slender snake ranging from light green to black to light blue
Habitat: Common tree snakes live in a wide variety of habitats, including: bushland; well vegetated banks of rivers, creeks and streams;rainforest edges; eucalypt forests; heathland and areas with trees, long grass, and lush vegetation – especially near water. Found in a variety of habitats ranging from rainforest to woodland to urban areas where it preys on fish, frogs and other small animals.
About: Non-venemous, this common snake is harmless, readily recognised as it is an agile snake with a very slender body and tail. Found in a variety of habitats ranging from rainforest to woodland to urban areas where it preys on fish, frogs and other small animals.
Although common tree snakes are essentially harmless to humans, they will defend themselves by producing a horrible odour, and may bite. Sometimes when approached, the snake inflates its body and neck to make itself seem larger, a tactic sometimes used to scare prey Source: Wikipedia
SVL: 1.2 m
Please post a comment if you have seen this animal in the Habitat
By Amos T Fairchild – Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=1014755
By User:Soulgany101 – Picture by English Wikipedia editor Soulgany101, originally uploaded there as File:IMG 1228.JPG on 27 September 2007, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=8086950