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Injured sea snake found on Phuket beach


An injured sea snake has been found on Patong Beach in Phuket.

Injured sea snake found on Phuket beach

Photo from: Nattakorn Ruengroj's Facebook

A Facebook user, Nattakorn Ruengroj, yesterday (September 13) posted pictures of the snake.
Fishermen say sea snakes are usually found in the open seas and swimming on the surface. Their food is usually small fish. They are not fierce nor likely to attack but they are venomous and should be avoided.

Injured sea snake found on Phuket beach

Photo from: Nattakorn Ruengroj's Facebook

Injured sea snake found on Phuket beach

Photo from: Nattakorn Ruengroj's Facebook
If you spot a sea snake, contact the Phuket Marine Biological Centre on 076 391 128.

Source: https://thethaiger.com/news/phuket/injured-sea-snake-found-on-patong-beach

Published : September 14, 2018

By : The Thaiger