Intro logo

Sponsor : Reptilia Traders Logo




Contact Us

Our Forum Page

Last updated : 01/04/2007

This page is indexed on our home page under Aspect: 40. Venomous Snakes- Species and the Section: Cobra

Monacled Cobra (Naja Kaouthia)

Here are some links to information on the Monacled Cobra (Naja Kaouthia), in terms of its natural habitat, care in captivity and links to pictures. You will also find the main elements relative to a bite by this species, in terms of the venom type, time response to a bite, danger level of the venom, main symptoms and hospital equipment that should be on hand to treat a bite victim, and the links on the detailed treatment of a snake bite victim.


Common Name Family: Genus: Species: Snake bite Links Natural Habitat of the Monacled Cobra (Naja kaouthia)
Monacled Cobra Elapidae Naja kaouthia  Snakebite Protocols, 3 case history, Davidson  EMBL, Asiatic Cobra Systematics,


Venom type Time Critical Danger level Main symptoms Hospital Equipment
Neurotoxic immediate Transportation (1-4 hrs) Potentially lethal Local pain, swelling, blistering, necrosis ± flaccid paralysis Electrocardiogram, respiratory assistance


Links to Captive Care Sheets of the Monacled Cobra (Naja kaouthia)

Links to Pictures of the Monacled Cobra (Naja kaouthia)

Reptizone Smarley, calacademy, Wüster, Google, wildthailandphotos


Reload home page (Site Drilldown)


Go Top

Contact Us


Last update : 01/04/2007