A yellow-bellied sea snake on rocks
Yellow-bellied sea snakes have small hexagonal-shaped scales.
A yellow-bellied sea snake curled up on the beach displaying its paddle-like tail
This photo clearly shows the paddle-shaped tip of a yellow-bellied sea snake, which it uses as an oar when swimming.
Yellow-bellied sea snake washed up on the beach
Yellow-bellied sea snakes can reach 4 feet in length, with females being slightly longer than males.
A head shot of a yellow-bellied sea snake
Yellow-bellied sea snakes have long heads and blunt snouts.
A yellow-bellied sea snake washed up on a beach
Yellow bellied sea snakes have dark stripes on their backs that turn into spots.