Scientific Classification

Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Reptilia
Order Squamata
Family Elapidae
Genus Bungarus
Scientific Name Bungarus andamanensis
south andaman krait
South Andaman Krait

Other Names

Andaman krait

South Andaman Krait Description

The South Andaman krait is mainly recognized by its black dorsal body and yellow bands.

Size & Weight

Adults:

TOTAL-LENGTH: 90 cm

Range

Andaman Islands (India)

Diet

Snakes, rodents

Conservation Status

Vulnerable