Andaman cobra

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Andaman cobra
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Suborder: Serpentes
Family: Elapidae
Genus: Naja
Species:
N. sagittifera
Binomial name
Naja sagittifera
Wall, 1913

The Andaman cobra (Naja sagittifera) is a species of cobra endemic to the Andaman Islands of India. They are fairly widespread in the Andaman Islands.[citation needed] The name of this cobra comes from the Islands itself. It is perhaps the Naja to have the smallest known geographic range of any asiatic cobras.[citation needed] It is venemous.[1]

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