Dusky Sea Snake

About The Species

The dusky sea snake is a marine snake found in a small number of coral reefs offshore of Western Australia in the Timor Sea. Under the Endangered Species Act, NOAA Fisheries must list threatened and endangered marine species regardless of where they are found. The dusky sea snake is listed as endangered throughout its range.

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Status

ESA Endangered - Foreign

throughout its range

Scientific Classification

Kingdom
Animalia
Phylum
Chordata
Class
Reptilia
Order
Squamata
Family
Elapidae
Genus
Aipysurus
Species
fuscus