Banded Sea Krait

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Scientific name: Laticauda Colubrina
Banded Sea Krait

commonly found : INDD Pacific

Length up to 60 inches 


"Banded Sea Krait" Also known as the Colubrine Sea krait or Yellow lipped Sea krait , it is venomous sea snake with distinctive black stripes and a very potent neurotoxic venom which it uses on prey . While it spends much of its time underwater to hunt prey , it does return to land to digest rest and reproduce. Although they are typically not aggresssive to humans they will still attack in self defence

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