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  Cobra (snake) - MSN Encarta
Cobras are recognized by the hoods that they flare when angry or disturbed; the hoods are created by the elongate ribs that extend the loose skin of the neck behind the cobras' heads.
The hood of the common cobra is, proportionately, much larger than that of the king cobra and is usually yellow to brown, with a fl-and-white spectacle pattern on top and two fl and white spots on the lower surface.
The king cobra is classified as Ophiophagus hannah, the common cobra as Naja naja, the spitting cobra as Naja nigricollis, the ringhals as Hemachatus haemachatus, and the asp as Naja haje.
encarta.msn.com /encyclopedia_761559191/Cobra_(snake).html   (517 words)

  
 King Cobra - Ophiophagus hannah
King cobras are most noted for their venom, which is located in salivary glands behind the eyes — these glands are attached to two hollow, erect fangs.
King cobras are generally found in dense or open rainforests, as well as mangrove swamps, bamboo thickets, savannas, and even around human settlements.
King cobras are the only snakes known to make a nest, perhaps a sign of their intelligence.
www.angelfire.com /mo2/animals1/snake/kingcobra.html   (1213 words)

  
 Cobra Info Page 1 - Introduction
Cobras are recognized by the hoods that they flare when angry or disturbed; the hoods are created by the extension of the ribs behind the cobras' heads.
The king cobra is unique among snakes in that it makes a nest for its eggs, scraping up leaves and other debris in which to deposit them, and remains in the nest until the young hatch.
The king cobra is classified as Ophiophagus hannah (aka Hamadryad), the spitting cobra as Naja nigricollis, the Egyptian cobra as Naja haje, the water cobras as N. boulengerina, the tree cobras as N. pseudohaje, the "pink" cobra as N.
www.cobras.org /cob_1.htm   (688 words)

  
 King Cobra - Ophiophagus hannah
The King Cobra's biome is the Southeast Asian rainforest.
The climate that the King Cobra lives in is rainy and humid.
When the King Cobra is born, its venom is as strong as the adult's venom.
www.blueplanetbiomes.org /king_cobra.htm   (358 words)

  
 King Cobra Nest
King Cobra's "claim to fame" is the fact that they are the only snake to construct a nest for the sole purpose of laying their eggs.
A King Cobra Nest is constructed by the female typically from rotten leaves and vegetation.
The female King Cobra will loop her coils over loose debris and drag the material to create her nest.
www.tigerhomes.org /animal/cobra-nest.cfm   (123 words)

  
 King Cobra Printout- EnchantedLearning.com
The solitary King Cobra lives in rainforests, tropical deciduous forests, tropical scrub forests, and tropical grasslands of India, southern China, and southeast Asia.
The King Cobra smells using its forked tongue.
King Cobras are venomous; one bite can paralyze and kill their prey within minutes.
www.enchantedlearning.com /subjects/reptiles/snakes/Kingcobra.shtml   (466 words)

  
 Earth stories for kids   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
The king cobra or Hamadryad holds a record length of 5.58 m (18.3ft) for a venomous snake.
The king cobra can stand up to one third of its total length or from 3 to 6 ft height and has the ability to move forward in the intimidating posture.
King cobras actually do hear thereby debunking the common misconception that snakes are audibly challenged due to the absence of external ears.
www.pitara.com /discover/earth/online.asp?story=21   (833 words)

  
 Khaosok National Park - King Cobra   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
The king cobra is known to be one of the most dangerous snakes in the world.
Cobras are characteristic with their patterned hood on the backside of the head.
The king cobra is dangerous and the poison is deadly to humans.
www.khaosok.com /reptiles/kingcobra.html   (226 words)

  
 King Cobra
King cobras are the largest venomous snakes in the world.
Although the venom of a king cobra is less lethal than a common cobra’s, the king has more venom per bite—enough to kill 20 people.
If king cobras are in an upright position without flattening their ribs, they are not threatening, but trying to see into the distance, usually because of tall grasses or bushes.
www.wildinfo.com /facts/Kingcobra.asp?page=/facts/Kingcobra.asp   (466 words)

  
 king cobra ad agency run by monkeys
let me state for the record that i don't believe i have ever drank the sweet exiler that is king cobra but have on many occasions enjoyed schlitz malt liquor, mickeys, johnny 3 legs, and even olde english 800.
so, there may be some insider king cobra information that i may be missing when i view this ad.
this is an ad from king cobra's new campaign which revolves around the gimmick of peeling off a label on the can and possibly winning a prize.
www.happyrobot.net /robotchow/kingcobra.asp?poopy   (411 words)

  
 King Cobra Snake   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
When the King Cobra is threatened or on the attack, it will hiss, rear up, and flatten its neck ribs into a hood.
King Cobras have been found up to 18 feet (5.5 m) long, but average about 13 ft (4 m) long.
Female King Cobras build a leafy nest early in spring; they lay up to 20 to 50 white, leathery eggs, which have an incubation period of 60 to 70 days.
www.greenville.k12.ny.us /elem/brady_s/snakes/Kingcobra.htm   (391 words)

  
 Animals: Reptiles King Cobra
The king cobra is found from eastern and northeastern India into southeastern China, the Malay Peninsula, Indonesia and the Philippine Islands.
King cobras are found near streams in both dense and open forest, as well as bamboo stands and agricultural areas, like tea plantations.
King cobras are diurnal, or active during the daytime.
www.philadelphiazoo.org /index.php?id=3_1_2_1   (472 words)

  
 King Cobra   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Its venom is not as toxic as other cobras but it is dangerous to humans because it can inject a much larger amount of venom.
Cobras have long been a part of human society and are revered in India and Southeast Asia.
King Cobras have also been worshipped as sun deities and associated with rain, thunder, and fertility.
www.szgdocent.org /resource/rr/c-cking.htm   (887 words)

  
 Ladywildlifes King Cobra Page
When the King Cobra is scared or excited it will spread it's neck into a "hood" creating long ribs that extend the loose skin of the neck behind the cobras' heads.
Many species of cobras are natives of Africa, including the asp (Naja haje) and the spitting cobra (Naja nigricollis), which sprays venom into the eyes of its victims.
King cobras generally shed four to six times a year in a two week shedding cycle, but in their first year they shed every month.
ladywildlife.com /animal/cobra.htm   (1048 words)

  
 King Cobra - Ophiophagus hannah - Largest Poisonous Snake - Pictures, Captivity, Baby King Cobra
King Cobras are placed in the “Elapidae Family”, which has an identifying trait of having “Fixed Fangs” set at the front of the mouth.
King Cobras are not only extremely large, but they “Hood Out”, with their face 4-5 feet in the air.
A Baby King Cobra is born measuring an extraordinary 18 inches in length on average and possesses a snake bite that is deadly from day 1.
www.tigerhomes.org /animal/king-cobra.cfm   (753 words)

  
 King cobra
The team's cameraman escaped narrowly when the King Cobra struck him on the head when he was trying to get a close shot of the snake without using the remote.
The female cobra is the only snake that makes a nest and her presence on the pile of leaves over the eggs deters predators like wildboar, monitor lizards and the deadly mongoose.
King Cobra, was awarded the Emmy Award for Outstanding News and Documentary Programme Achievement in 1998.
www.the-south-asian.com /Oct2000/King_Cobra1.htm   (668 words)

  
 King Cobra
The fangs of the king cobra are around 15mm long, but can deliver more venom than any other snake except the gaboon viper.
When threatened, the king cobra can raise itself up to one third of its length - in some cases this is taller than a man. It is also able to flatten the ribs of its neck into an intimidating hood to make itself appear larger.
However, the king cobra is not an aggressive snake, and is much more likely to glide away than to attack.
www.yptenc.org.uk /docs/factsheets/animal_facts/king_cobra.html   (391 words)

  
 King Cobra by Schlage   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
The Schlage KING COBRA lock is a stand-alone, microprocessor-based, battery-powered solution that features an iButton port, 12-button keypad and standard builder's cylinder.
The KING COBRA lock stores up to 100 codes and allows administrators to easily add or delete users in seconds, right at the keypad.
The KING COBRA is a perfect solution for institutional environments like hospitals, airports, corporate campuses, universities, or for commercial applications like managed properties, restaurants, retail establishments or other small businesses where key control and security is a concern.
cobra.schlage.com /kingcobra/index.html   (121 words)

  
 The King Cobra, one of the world's most dangerous snakes.
The head of the King cobra is short and flattened with a broad snout.
The large size of the King cobra is an important recognition factor.
The area of the world where King cobras are found is shaded in red in the following graphic.
www.no-pest.com /KingCobra.htm   (647 words)

  
 King cobra
King cobras are generally found in dense or open rainforests, as well as swamps, bamboo thickets, and even around human settlements.
They lack external ears, but can still hear due to sound traveling through their skin to the jaw bone and to the bone near the ear and from there to the inner eardrum.
After they hatch they stay 2 weeks with their mom then the king cobra can go live on it's own.
www.manbir-online.com /htm2/snake.30.htm   (514 words)

  
 King Cobra Drivers, Cobra Drivers, King Cobra Offset Driver
The true benefit of King Cobra drivers’ cutting-edge technology lies in the fact that the lightweight composite crown replaces the heavier titanium crown.
The King Cobra golf driver is distinguished by nine hot points distributed across the clubface to give you the largest “Sweet Zone” possible in a driver.
King Cobra drivers feature a slim rhombus oval insert encompassed by a thinner titanium ring to produce the greatest allowable energy transfer and a higher coefficient of restitution (C.O.R.) over an exceptionally large effective hitting area.
www.theworldofgolf.com /sort.asp?start=0&search=1&manufacturer=Cobra&clubtype=Drivers   (565 words)

  
 1967 King Cobra - Club Cobra   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
I have been told by a person who has owned both a King Cobra and a few GT40s that the King Cobra is a much quicker car until aerodynamics take over.
The "Cougar Cobra" had a multitude of problems, with the major issues being the suspension that almost caused the car to roll over and major problems with cooling.
"Cobra" and the Cobra logo are registered trademarks for Ford Motor Co., Inc. clubcobra.com forum members agree not to post any copyrighted material unless the copyrighted material is owned by you.
www.clubcobra.com /t59883.html   (1000 words)

  
 Kirk King Cobra
The King Cobra design balances your telephoto lenses perfectly, allowing you to adjust the lens through an infinite range of motion without locking and unlocking the head.
The precision design of the King Cobra allows you to infinitely reposition the lens smoothly with fingertip touch-control; yet the camera lens rests steadily in position with no locking and unlocking needed.
The King Cobra is constructed from 6061 T6 alloy aluminum and all parts are anodized or powder coated to a fl satin finish.
www.kirkphoto.com /cobra.html   (1933 words)

  
 Animal Planet :: King Cobra and I
Tour a King Cobra: As long as a giraffe and able to kill an elephant in a single bite, the king cobra is truly a snake of superlatives.
King Cobra Puzzles: Try putting these jumbled-up king cobras back together.
Cobra Fact File: Did you know that the king cobra is the only snake that builds a nest?
animal.discovery.com /fansites/wildkingdom/kingcobra/kingcobra.html   (162 words)

  
 The King Cobra   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
This is the largest venomous snake in the world - not to say that they have the most deadly venom, but they inject amounts that would be lethal to a full-grown elephant, or about a dozen adult humans, all in one bite or in multiple 'chewings' as it holds on to its prey.
The King Cobra can reach 18 feet (over 5 meters) in length and can move with its head upright It can stand over five feet high (one-third of its length).
The King Cobra is a sacred symbol in many cultures.
www.geocities.com /shavano08/kingcobra.html   (239 words)

  
 Cobra Motorcycle
In 2005 riders showcasing the awesome capability of the King 50 have ridden to victory in 8 of the 11 classes at the Nationals.
A victory at Loretta Lynn’s, as well as 6 King Cobras in the top 10 at this most prestigious race put an exclamation point on one of the finest seasons ever for the King Cobra.
Cobra Friction Drive (CFD) — Revolutionary new primary gear/slipper clutch will greatly eliminate shock to the drive train (all parts from crank to rear tire), and testing also shows improved life in clutch shoes, chains and sprockets
www.cobramotorcycle.com /v2_king50.asp   (245 words)

  
 King Cobra DVD
KING COBRA is a generic rip off of ANACONDA, JAWS, and SPASMS, but is inferior to all three of those films.
KING COBRA, on the other hand, was filmed in the flat backwoods of Anytown, USA.
The plot and narrative are so generic that you could easily throw out the large snake, and instead replace the antagonist with a serial killer, a monster, or another mad critter, and you would not have to change the script at all.
www.dvdcult.com /rev_KingCobra.htm   (1382 words)

  
 King cobra (Cooper Ford) - Club Cobra   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Back again, does anyone know how many king cobras (cooper fords) are left, i know about the lang cooper and i think there is two king cobras.
People in the know--certainly not me--tell me that the prices of the Kings are not great because they are so out classed in the vintage racing group they are required to participate in (sorry for the prepositional ending).
Getting back to the specifics, there were six King Cobra built with the first three doing the yeoman service.
www.clubcobra.com /t18588.html   (792 words)

  
 King Cobra Snake
King cobra snake picture: Klum Photography - fantastic photos of animals and nature by the world known photograper Mattias Klum - A total of five winners was awarded in five different categories...
King Cobra Ophiophagus hannah The world's largest venomous snake, the king cobra is agile and excitable and can inject a staggering quantity of venom into its victims.
King Cobra Snake leather backpack purse It bears his signature, and the style indicates the end of the fifteenth century as the probable date.
cobrasnake.shodcobra.com /kingcobrasnake   (953 words)

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