Oxus cobra (Naja oxiana)

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Oxus cobra fact file

Oxus cobra description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassReptilia
OrderSquamata
FamilyElapidae
GenusNaja (1)

Information on the Oxus cobra is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
Central Asian cobra.
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Oxus cobra status

Classified as Data Deficient (DD) on the IUCN Red List (1) and listed on Appendix II of CITES (2).

IUCN Red List species status – Data Deficient

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (March, 2011)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
  2. CITES (March, 2011)
    http://www.cites.org/
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Oxus cobra portrait

© Larsa Darafeyenka

Larsa Darafeyenka
viperskin@gmail.com
http://www.viperacaucasica.se

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