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- n. Pseudonaja affinis, a highly venomous snake of southwest Australia.
"A small dugite snake crawled through the door, attracted her attention and the little girl picked up the snake and was bitten on the wrist," she said.
Lesleigh Green from the Royal Flying Doctor Service says the toddler was at a day-care centre in Bencubbin when the dugite bit her.
She was bitten by a dugite, an RFDS spokeswoman said.