Pelamis platurus

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Yellow-belly Sea Snake

Average length- 70cm.
Maximum length- 98cm.

Laterally compressed, more on posterior side and its greatest diameter is more than twice of neck. Dorsal body patternless blue-black with yellow or brownish color on side and belly. These two colors clearly demarche from each other. On posterior side these two colors form wavy curves. Tail white with alternative patches of black color of somewhat triangular shape. In other form black patches or stripe found on yellow part.

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