Sunday, May 23, 2010

Raffles Museum Treasures: King cobra

King cobra (Ophiophagus hannah)
Male measuring 4.42 metres in length
Found beaten to death at Singapore Island Country Club, 1st June 2002
Native to Singapore: Endangered

Wildlife Singapore
NParks FaunaWeb
Ecology Asia
Reptile Database
Animal Diversity Web
National Geographic Animal Facts

(Photo by robferblue)