- Common names: Bredl's python, Centralian python, Centralian carpet python.
This is a heavily-built species with adults approaching or exceeding 2 metres in length. Many captive specimens have been recorded at 3 metres and slightly above. The color pattern consists of a brown-to-reddish ground color with a highly variable pattern of pale intrusions. There are normally black borders around the intrusions that become more extensive around the tail. The belly is yellowish to pale cream.
Prefers very arid desert areas. Normally arboreal inhabiting ranges and rocky outcrops.
- ^ a b McDiarmid RW, Campbell JA, Touré T. 1999. Snake Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, vol. 1. Herpetologists' League. 511 pp. ISBN 1-893777-00-6 (series). ISBN 1-893777-01-4 (volume).
- ^ Morelia bredli (TSN 634777). Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved on 11 September 2007.
- ^ Centralian Carpet Python, Morelia spilota bredli at the Snake Ranch. Accessed 11 April 2008.