Laticauda colubrina, commonly known as the banded sea krait, colubrine sea krait, or yellow-lipped sea krait, is a species of venomous sea snake found in tropical Indo-Pacific oceanic waters. It has distinctive black stripes and a yellow snout.
In colour these snakes are light or dark bluish grey above, yellowish below, with black rings more or less of uniform width throughout or na ...
rrowing on the belly (some of them interrupted below). The upper lip is yellow, and the snout is yellow, the colour extending backward on each side of the head above the eye as far as the temporal shields, leaving a dark bar in between.The rest of the head is black. Wiki
Banded sea krait Laticauda colubrina News
Doc Nielsen goes to Minalayo, a snake island in Masbate, to observe the behavior of one of the most venomous snakes in the world, the Banded Sea Krait. Why do the snakes gather in this island and what measures are the authorities implementing to preserve this area?