Product ID L1301
Name Bungarus fasciatus 
Common Name(s) Banded Krait
Origin Myanmar, Thailand
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Bungarus fasciatus
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Bungarus fasciatus
Taxonomic Classification
  • Class : Reptilia
  • Order : Squamata
  • Suborder : Serpentes
  • Family : Elapidae
  • Subfamily :  Elapinae
  • Genus :  Bungarus

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