Snake Taxonomy SC
Snake Taxonomy EN
Snake Taxonomy DE
Narrow Banded Sea Snake
Venomous 💀💀💀💀 Very dangerous bite
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A snake that is described as aggressive. Reports say that it will bite at little provocation without hesitation. This huge snake has long fangs and a big venom supply.
The narrow banded sea snake is the longest sea snake known to science.
up to 275 cm
Pupil Shape (when closed!)
round (or oval)
-10 meter above sea level (a.s.l.)
Subspecies & Common Names
Blotched Backed Giant Sea Snake, Narrow Banded Sea Snake, Spiral Sea Snake, Yellow Sea Snake,
Colubrids, elapids and vipers
Narrow banded Sea Snake
Look up complete taxonomic records of
Hydrophis spiralis (including synonyms)
at THE REPTILE DATABASE (by Peter Uetz et al).