banded krait :
- n sluggish krait banded with black and yellow
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- First-Aid Snakebite Drug Could Save Thousands of Lives
By Erik Vance A decade ago, Joe Slowinski of the California Academy of Sciences went into the jungles of Myanmar in search of new species of snakes and other vertebrates. One morning, he groggily reached into a bag of vipers he thought to be harmless and when he pulled his hand out, attached to it was a banded krait – among the most poisonous snakes on the planet. He knew he was in trouble, and ...
July 29, 2013 - Discover