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Common name:

Banded sea krait

Scientific name:

Laticauda colubrina

Voyage:

HMS Challenger (1872-76)

Date Collected:

3 March 1875 - 10 March 1875

Taxonomy

Kingdom:

Animalia

Phylum:

Chordata

Class:

Reptilia

Order:

Squamata

Family:

Elapidae

Genus:

Laticauda

Species:

Laticauda colubrina (Schneider, 1799)

Station/Area Information

Date collected:

3 March 1875 - 10 March 1875

Area:

Admiralty Islands, Papua New Guinea

Water body:

Western Central Pacific Ocean

Notes:

Pigeon Island
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