Malaysian Banded Coral Snake

Calliophis intestinalis 

Calliophis intestinalis, Josephus Nicolaus Laurenti, 1768

(In Thai: งูพริกสีน้ำตาล, ngu phrik see namdtan)

Calliophis intestinalis, commonly known as the banded Malaysian coral snake, is a species of venomous elapid snake endemic to Southeast Asia.

Geographic range

C. intestinalis is found in Borneo, Indonesia, Java, and Malaysia.


This small species possesses a potent venom, and human fatalities from its bite have been recorded.

Malaysian Banded Coral Snake

Distribution area