Earths most deadliest reptiles the Cobra given the name of the species to a Starfleet ship and it's class. The Cobra Class is a Crusier Type vessel fast and can disable ships with an EMP field that can be generated from the Cobra's warp core. The Cobra does join battle groups and task forces that involves a Anaconda Class starship, due to it's speed and weaponry.
In the 23rd Century the Cobras been through many battles by Starfleet until the class has been through refitting then the ships been decommissioned for later usage for Starfleet in the 25th century.
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