Micrurus pyrrhocryptus (Coral snake) (taxid:129468)

Venom composition There is no study that reports venom composition.
Clinical Effects, Treatment, Antivenoms See the Clinical Toxinology Resources Website.
Lethal dose
LD(50) on white mice is
0.7 mg/kg by intramuscular injection
0.6 mg/kg by intraperitoneal injection
0.5 mg/kg by intravenous injection

LD(50) on Synbranchus marmoratus
(a fish) is

1.5 mg/kg by intramuscular injection
1.3 mg/kg by intraperitoneal injection

LD(50) on Gymnotus carapo
(a fish) is

1.4 mg/kg by intramuscular injection
1.2 mg/kg by intraperitoneal injection

LD(50) on Amphisbaena cunhai
(a squamate reptile) is

0.4 mg/kg by intramuscular injection
0.2 mg/kg by intraperitoneal injection

LD(50) on Liophis typhlus
(a colubrid snake) is

0.3 mg/kg by intramuscular injection
0.1 mg/kg by intraperitoneal injection

da Silva Jr. and Aird, 2001.

Venom protein entries in UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot

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12 entries grouped by species

12 entries

Micrurus pyrrhocryptus (Coral snake)

3S12B_MICPY Weak neurotoxin D2B Snake three-finger toxin family, ...
3S1D1_MICPY Short neurotoxin D1 Snake three-finger toxin family, ...
3S1E1_MICPY Short neurotoxin E1 Snake three-finger toxin family, ...
3S1E3_MICPY Weak neurotoxin E3 Snake three-finger toxin family, ...
3SO3_MICPY Short neurotoxin D2A Snake three-finger toxin family, ...
3SX_MICPY Venom protein E2 (Three-finger toxin) (3FTx) Snake three-finger toxin family, ...
NXLF1_MICPY Long neurotoxin F1 Not in a family
PA2B1_MICPY Phospholipase A2 B1 (svPLA2) (EC (Phosphatidylcholine ... Phospholipase A2 family, Group ...
PA2D5_MICPY Phospholipase A2 D5 (svPLA2) (EC (Phosphatidylcholine ... Phospholipase A2 family, Group I ...
PA2D6_MICPY Phospholipase A2 D6 (svPLA2) (EC (Phosphatidylcholine ... Phospholipase A2 family, Group I ...
PA2H1_MICPY Phospholipase A2 homolog A1 (svPLA2 homolog) Phospholipase A2 family, Group I ...
VKTG1_MICPY Kunitz-type serine protease inhibitor G1 Venom Kunitz-type family