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Sea snakes presumed to be extinct found

Two species of water snakes listed as critically endangered in 2009 and presumed extinct have been found. Aipysurus foliosquama and Aipysurus apraefrontalis are two species of venomous sea snakes found only in the waters surrounding Australia. Surveys between 2001 and 2009 failed to find any individuals of A. foliosquama or A. apraefrontalis, but dead specimens found in 2010 and 2012 …

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