Family: Hydrophiidae (Sea Snakes)Genus: Lapemis
Lapemis curtus (Hardwicke´s Sea Snake)Thai: (ngu ai ngua)
Size: 50 to 75 cm
Occurrence: In the whole of Thailand occurring at the coast and in river mouths.
Behaviour: The snake only comes ashore to lay her eggs. She will bite if disturbed.
Semi-poisonous, so far no serum available!
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