Thailand Venomous Snake Skulls – Fangs, Dentition

King cobra full skeleton from Thailand. Ophiophagus hannah.
Full skeleton of a King Cobra. Ophiophagus hannah. The world’s largest venomous snake grows to over 5 meters in length.

If you haven’t yet been to the Queen Saovabha Memorial Institute (Red Cross Snake Farm) in Bangkok, it is well worth a trip. The fee, 200 THB for adults and 50 THB for children is reasonable.

Though I don’t like the idea of seeing snakes in captivity for any reason, I go anyway because it’s there. I just don’t see the world changing to a snake friendly place, an animal friendly place, anytime soon. I figure by going to see the snakes there I’ll learn something and my curiosity will be sparked. I figure I’ll spend more time looking for snakes and documenting them at this site for others to learn about. Without keeping them in a tank.

Anyway – here they are, some of the most venomous snakes in Thailand – their skulls, and in some cases full skeletons.

Skull of white-lipped pit viper snake from Thailand. Trimeresurus albolabris.
White-lipped pit viper skull. Trimeresurus albolabris.

 

Russell's viper skull from Thailand. Daboia russelii.
Russell’s viper skull from Thailand. Daboia russelii siamensis (Daboia siamensis).

 

King cobra skull from Thailand. Ophiophagus hannah.
King cobra skull from Thailand. Ophiophagus hannah.

 

Skull of a monocled cobra in Thailand. Naja kaouthia.
Skull of a monocled cobra in Thailand. Naja kaouthia.

 

Skull of Malayan pit viper in Thailand. Calloselasma rhodostoma.
Skull of Malayan pit viper in Thailand. Calloselasma rhodostoma.

 

Skull of banded krait in Thailand. Bungarus fasciatus.
Skull of banded krait in Thailand. Bungarus fasciatus.

If you haven’t seen my YouTube channels, I have one named Thailand Snakes here, and another one, my personal channel that I have put many more snakes at here.

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