Frequent question: Are there spitting cobras in the Philippines?

What countries have spitting cobras?

The Indochinese spitting cobra (Naja siamensis) of Thailand, Laos, Vietnam and Myanmar, is an irritable snake who readily spits at his adversaries.

What cobras are in the Philippines?

Three species of spitting cobras are native to the Philippines: the Northern Philippine cobra, the Southeastern Philippine cobra and the equatorial spitting cobra. In addition to inflicting deadly bites, these cobras have the ability to spit a blinding stream of venom at a target nearly 10 feet away.

What is a female cobra called?

The word simply refers to the fact that King Cobras eat other snakes. … A female would simply be referred to as a Female King Cobra.

Where do cobras hide?

In all cases, cobras will hide while sleeping, preparing to shed or digesting a meal. Their preferred hiding spots are in tree hollows, deep rodent burrows and under large rocks.

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