10 Beautiful Snakes On The Planet Earth

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Snakes are the carnivorous reptiles which are elongated, legless and can be distinguished from the lizards by their lack of eyelids and external ears. There are approximately 20 families recognized, comprising about 500 genera and 3400 species. They vary in size from 10.4 cm in length to 6. 95 meters. They are said to evolve during Jurassic period from the aquatic lizards. The reproductive mode of the snakes is internal fertilization. They are mostly found in colder regions. Snakes are strictly carnivorous, they eat small species and eggs.

1. Inland taipan

Inland taipan

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2. Dubois’ seasnake

dubois-seasnake

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3. Eastern brown snake

Eastern brown snake

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4. Yellow bellied sea snake

Yellow bellied sea snake

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5. Peron’s sea snake

perons-sea-snake

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6. Coastal Taipan

Coastal Taipan

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7. Many-banded krait

Many-banded krait

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8. Black-banded sea krait

Black-banded sea krait

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9. Black Tiger snake

Black Tiger snake

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10. Western Australian Tiger snake

Western Australian Tiger snake

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