Morelia spilota mcdowelli is a subspecies of Morelia spilota, commonly known as the carpet python, and is informally named the Eastern, Coastal or McDowell's Carpet python. The original description and name was published by Wells and Wellington in 1984. It occurs along the northeastern coast of Australia and in New Guinea.
DescriptionEditThis is a subspecies of Morelia spilota and usually attains lengths of 2.7-3 m (9-10 feet).
Placed in synonymy by Underwood and Stimson (1990).
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