Banded Krait – Venomous – Deadly

These are yellow and black kraits here in Thailand. In some other part of the world (Borneo) they are black and white. There are also “Blue Kraits“ aka “Malayan Kraits” which are black and white. And the really incredible looking Red-headed Krait which looks nothing like either of them. [Last updated: 18 Oct 2022] Bungarus … Read more

Banded Kraits Mating Through a Net Fence in Udonthani, Thailand

I was going to wait until I had time to post this, but I just can’t – I’m too excited to show it to you all. This was sent to me by John Oles from Udonthani, Thailand. Instead of retell the story, I’ll post what he sent to me: I live 18km outside of the … Read more

Thailand Snake Journal – 3 Deadly Kraits

As I mentioned in the snake journal post previous to this one I got a call to come and see some kraits at my friend’s place. I just returned from there and he had a number of snakes that I shot video of including the Ridley’s Racer, Mangrove Snake, Red-Tailed Racer, and the Yellow Banded … Read more

Thailand Snake Journal – Kraits

Got  a call from my favorite Thai friend this morning… Friend: Vern? Me: How’s it going man? Friend: Good. I have 3 kraits. Me: SCORE! What time can I come to see them? Friend: 3pm is good Me: Excellent – see you then, thanks man. This guy is well-connected in the Thailand snake world. I … Read more