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Banded sea krait, or Yellow-lipped sea krait (Laticauda colubrina) is a species of sea snake that lives in tropical Indo-Pacific oceanic waters. It's venomous, but is not aggressive to divers.

Banded sea krait, or Yellow-lipped sea krait (Laticauda colubrina) is a species of sea snake that lives in tropical Indo-Pacific oceanic waters. It's venomous, but is not aggressive to divers. By accident i swim between some specimen.

1,313 Likes, 13 Comments - Jasmine Vink (@jasmine_vink) on Instagram: “A white lipped sea krait (Laticauda colubrina) I found in Bali recently. This species spends most…”

1,313 Likes, 13 Comments - Jasmine Vink (@jasmine_vink) on Instagram: “A white lipped sea krait (Laticauda colubrina) I found in Bali recently. This species spends most…”

Banded Sea Krait - Laticauda colubrina - Widely distributed throughout the eastern Indian Ocean and Western Pacific, this elapid has a paddle-like tail which aids in swimming. Semi-terrestrial, juveniles stay in water or adjacent shore and adults are able to move further inland and spend half their time on land

Banded Sea Krait Photograph by David Fleetham/Visuals Unlimited, Inc./Getty Images The banded sea krait’s lethal venom packs a punch ten times more toxic than a rattlesnake’s, but fortunately these serpents are so meek that human bites are rare.

Banded sea krait  This species of sea snake is venomous.  This species of sea snake is venomous. (Photo: Rich Carey/Shutterstock)  Beautiful snake species aren’t just found in land; they’re in the oceans, too. The banded sea krait — also called the colubrine sea krait or yellow-lipped sea krait — is a species found in the Indo-Pacific ocean. Though the banded sea krait is an amphibious species that needs to come to land to drink fresh water.

Sea Snake Some sea snake species have venom more potent than even cobras.

It's more than a little terrifying when one of these poisonous sea snakes starts swimming towards you.

Most-Dangerous-Animal-In-The-Sea.Belcher's or Banded Sea-Snake.have venom up to ten times more powerful than cobra's.

A venomous Niue sea krait patrols the coast of Niue Island in the South Pacific.    Read more: http://www.mnn.com/earth-matters/wilderness-resources/photos/11-spectacular-photos-from-discoverys-life/niue-sea-krait#ixzz3D6lPXWek

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The venomous Niue sea krait patrols the coast of Niue Island in the South Pacific. A single bite can kill a full-grown man, but humans don't seem to be this sea snake's favorite snack.

"Banded sea krait feeding on a moray eel. Banded Sea Kraits are the most venomous. Their poison is 15 times as strong as of a Cobra. They are friendly to divers and like even sometimes to play.” (T.C.)

"Banded sea krait feeding on a moray eel. Banded Sea Kraits are the most venomous. Their poison is 15 times as strong as of a Cobra. They are friendly to divers and like even sometimes to play.

Banded Sea Krait (Laticauda colubrina) (14641328165) - Laticauda colubrina - Wikipedia

Laticauda colubrina, commonly known as the banded sea krait, colubrine sea krait, or yellow-lipped sea krait,

Banded sea krait (Laticauda colubrina)

Banded sea krait on sand - View amazing Banded sea krait photos - Laticauda colubrina - on Arkive

Banded Sea Krait | 15 Terrifying Creatures From The Ocean

15 Terrifying Creatures From The Ocean

The banded sea krait (Laticauda colubrina) is arguably the most recognizable of the sea snakes. Similar to other sea snakes, the banded sea krait is quite venemous, but not aggressive towards divers.

Banded sea krait swimming in open water

Banded sea krait swimming in open water - View amazing Banded sea krait photos - Laticauda colubrina - on Arkive

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