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Bungarus

genus of snakes

Bungarus is a genus of elapid snakes. They are commonly known as kraits. Kraits are venomous. They are found in India and South-East Asia. There are 12 species and 5 subspecies.

Bungarus
Bandedkrait.jpg
Banded krait, Bungarus fasciatus
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Bungarus

Daudin, 1803