Hemachatus


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Related to Hemachatus: rinkhals
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Noun1.Hemachatus - ringhals
reptile genus - a genus of reptiles
Elapidae, family Elapidae - cobras; kraits; mambas; coral snakes; Australian taipan and tiger snakes
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Two three-finger toxins, hemextin A and hemextin B, were isolated and purified from Hemachatus haemachatus (rinkhals) venom.
Poisonous snakes most commonly found in Zululand Puff adder (Bitis arietans) Night adder (Causinae rhombeatus) Gaboon viper (Bitis gabonica) Mozambique spitting cobra (Naja mossambica) Rinkhals (Hemachatus haemachatus) Zebra, western barred, or black spitting cobra (Naja nigricincta) Forest or white-lipped cobra (Naja melanoleuca) Snouted or banded Egyptian cobra (Naja annulifera) Black mamba (Dendroaspis polylepis) Green mamba (Dendroaspis angusticeps) Vine or twig snake (Thelotornis species) Boomslang (Dispholidus typus) Table 3.
grassland and lowland forest: southern Africa Other Elapidae Hemachatus Rinkhals Wide variety Bites and spits; of haemachatus habitats; local swelling and grassland, bruising.