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Cobra
Name: Cobra, Class: Reptilia Family: Elapidae

Description: Venomous snakes capable of expanding the skin of the neck to form a flattened hood

Location: Australia, Asia, Africa, and the Americas.

Special Features:

  • May spit venom from distance of 8 feet
  • Most feared of all poisonous snakes
  • Can grow up to 18 feet long
  • Long fangs up to one inch
  • Cannot retract fangs
  • Very poor hearing, sense by vibration
  • Live about 20 years
  • Movable neck ribs
  • Diet: Feeds on insects, lizards, frogs and small mammals

    Neat Fact: The venom from a Cobra can take down an elephant.

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