The Serpent Guard is the elite force of Jaffa warriors serving Apophis. They wear armor and a retractable helmet in the image of a serpent's head. Their numbers diminished with the defeat of Apophis, however a few Serpent Guards still remained, and some had taken service under other Goa'uld such as Hathor or Zipacna.
Cross Reference: Apophis, Hathor, Horus Guard, Jaffa, Setesh Guard, Shak'l
First Introduced: Children of the Gods
Significant Episode Reference: Bloodlines, Within the Serpent's Grasp, The Serpent's Lair, Family, Upgrades, Threshold