Andaman Cobra ( Naja sagittifera Wall, 1913 )

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Name
Scientific Name: 
Naja sagittifera (Wall, 1913)
Photographs: 
Hood and unique body pattern display in adult.
Distribution: 
Found on Andaman and Nicobar islands along with the surrounding islands.
Venom Type: 
Neurotoxic
Family: 
Description: 

NA

Scalation
Head: 
Cuneates 1 or 2 on each side;
Dorsal: 
Males- 27-29 (at 10th ventral): 21-23 (at 20% and 40% ventral): 21 (at 60% of ventral): 15-17 (at 80% of ventral): 15-17 (at vent). Females- 27 (at 10th ventral): 21 (at 20%, 40% & 607 ventral): 16 (at 80% of ventral): 16 (at vent).
Ventral: 
175-176 (Male), 183 (Female).
Sub Caudal: 
60-64 (Male), 61 (Female); paired.
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