Hydrophis ornatus   (Gray,  1842) (Marine Snake)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Order:Squamata
Family:Elapidae

Image copyrights: Ruchira Somaweera

Description

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Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Coastal

Biogeography


• Off Kerala Coast INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Palot, MJ and Radhakrishnan, C (2010) First record of yellow-bellied sea snake Pelamis platurus (Linnaeus, 1766) (Reptilia: Hydrophiidae) from a riverine tract in northern Kerala, India Journal of Threatened Taxa Wildlife Information Liaison Development Society 2(9) 1175-1176 Available at - http://threatenedtaxa.org/ZooPrintJournal/2010/August/o228426viii101175-1176.pdf
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • srilankanreptiles Available at - http://www.srilankanreptiles.com/Default.html#

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