SNAKE HELPS. HELP SNAKES..
Odisha is home to about 80 snakes including sea snakes which are deadly venomous. We have presented 38 snakes that are commonly available in Odisha, which will updated from time to time as we get photographs of other snake species. The photographs shall help the common man and health care providers in proper identification of the snakes of Odisha.
- This is not a taxonomic account of snakes; only identifying characters are given.
- The most commonly used Odia name is written in the photos.
- The snakes look mostly similar and found in Odisha are also mentioned as “Look-alikes”.
- The snakes are marked 3 coloured circles, i.e. red – venomous, orange – mildly venomous, and green – non-venomous.