Air-gliding snake rescued at Keri!

A fascinating snake – an Ornate flying snake- was rescued at Keri, Sattari near the Western Ghats. A local family spotted the snake on their fence. They were a bit frightened because they saw the snake gliding and wanted it to be rescued.

This snake is different as it can change its shape into a parachute by changing the positioning of its ribs. It flattens its body and glides through the air. The snake usually climbs up a tree and then glides. It’s not that venomous so it isn’t a threat to human beings.

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Author: Planet Goa Team
For us at Planet-Goa, our team is driven by that feeling of exhilaration that one gets when discovering that something ‘unique’ and ‘new’ about Goa for our ever-so-discerning readers.

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