Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

CAVS: 5096

Subspecies Morelia spilota spilota (Lacépède, 1804)

Diamond Python


Generic Combinations

  • Morelia spilota spilota (Lacépède, 1804).




Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales, Victoria

Extra Distribution Information


IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


ACT, NSW, Vic: NSW North Coast (NNC), Sydney Basin (SB), South East Corner (SEC)

Ecological Descriptors

Arboreal, closed forest, low open shrubland, low open woodland, low woodland, nocturnal, open forest, open heath, open scrub, oviparous, predator, tall forest, tall open shrubland, tall shrubland, terrestrial, woodland.


History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
04-Feb-2023 PYTHONIDAE Fitzinger, 1826 27-Nov-2022 MODIFIED
01-Feb-2017 07-May-2012 MODIFIED
08-Mar-2011 08-Mar-2011 MODIFIED
12-Feb-2010 (import)