The Most Dangerous Venomous Snakes: Asia

Back to King Cobra | Back to Overview

Beaked Sea Snake

Scientific name: Enhydrina schistosa
Family: Elapidae
Subfamily: Sea Snakes
Genus: Enhydrina
Length: Up to 4.5 ft (1.4 m)
Venom: Neurotoxic

It is said that the sea snake has the strongest venom of all the snakes in the world. They are generally shy and peaceful, and rarely bite. That’s why sea snakes are often included in lists of the most venomous snakes. But they’re not among the most dangerous.

Beaked Sea Snake Beaked Sea Snake - Photo: Adrian Kaye/Shutterstock

Copyright © 2018-2022 All rights reserved. No part of this site or its content may be reproduced without the permission of the copyright holder.

Across the World:

Check out our German website!