Are king cobras going extinct?

These species are not listed as endangered animals but King Cobra populations continue to decline due to loss of habitat and over venom collecting. King Cobras are at high risk for extinction because they live in protected areas that are being destroyed by human activities.

King cobra facts and photos - National Geographic

The International Union for Conservation of Nature has listed the king cobra as vulnerable to extinction. These snakes face a variety of threats stemming ...

From King Cobras to Geckos 20 Percent of Reptiles Risk Extinction

27‏/04‏/2022 — Last September the Komodo dragon the largest lizard in the world was classified as endangered in large part because of the rising temperatures ...

Why The King Cobra Needs To Be Saved? - WorldAtlas

06‏/12‏/2019 — Habitat degradation is considered by most as one of the leading causes of the King cobra population declines. Over the years a significant part ...

King Cobra Animal Facts | Ophiophagus hannah

03‏/07‏/2022 — The exact population of king cobras is unknown. However the conservation status of the king cobra is Vulnerable. Its population is decreasing.

Now king cobra on endangered list - Indian Express

30‏/06‏/2012 — The worlds largest venomous snake the king cobra (Ophiophagus hannah) is listed as vulnerable due to loss of habitat and over-exploitation ...

King cobra - Wikipedia

Regarded as the national reptile of India this species has an eminent position in mythology and folk traditions of India Bangladesh Sri Lanka and Myanmar.

Study finds 21% of the worlds reptiles are threatened with extinction

28‏/04‏/2022 — Even the king cobra is vulnerable. More than 1 in 5 species of reptiles worldwide are threatened with extinction according to a ...

King cobra | Smithsonians National Zoo

Conservation Status. Least Concern; Near Threatened; Vulnerable; Endangered; Critically Endangered; Extinct in the Wild; Extinct; Data Deficient; Not ...

So you thought King Cobra is a single species? Study proves otherwise

18‏/09‏/2021 — “The king cobras (Ophiophagus hannah) could represent a species complex ... Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES).