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Elapidae (elapids)

Banded Sea Krait (Elapidae)

Native to the tropic and subtropics, elapidae (or elapids) are a family of venomous snakes that have hollow, fixed fangs that they use to envenomate their prey. Examples include the Cobra and the Asp. 235 species are recognized through 61 genera.

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