These illustrations of Australian snakes from 1869 are incredible

By Australian Geographic February 28, 2020
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Of course, they were illustrated by the incredibly talented Harriet and Helena Scott.

These illustrations were originally published in The snakes of Australia: an illustrated and descriptive catalogue of all known species (1869) by legendary zoologist Gerard Krefft, which was one of the first guides to Australian snakes to be published.

You can view the entire publication here.

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