Hydrophis peronii, commonly known as the horned sea snake, Peron’s sea snake, and the spiny-headed seasnake, is a species of venomous snake in the subfamily Hydrophiinae of the family Elapidae. The species is endemic to the western tropical Pacific Ocean. It is the only sea snake with spines on the head. Like all other members of the family Elapidae, it is venomous. It is sometimes placed in its own genus Acalyptophis.
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17 Most Dangerous and venomous snakes in the world
Snakes are found across the world. Among over 3,000 species of snakes, around 600 are venomous. Thankfully, the chances of running into such dangerous snakes are low. Below, you can find the list of the most dangerous and venomous snakes in the world. These snakes live primarily in tropical regions- North America, South America, Africa,…