Snakes are one of the most dangerous creatures of this world.These cold-blooded reptiles are found in many countries. Even a common, non-venomous snake is seen as a symbol of fear. Below are the Top 10 Most Dangerous Snakes in the World according to the level of danger they assume.
Just Like other Snakes, It eats rodents and small animals. It hides and waits for an animal to pass by so that it can attack. Its Venom is Very Dangerous, But it is not so aggressive. So if you see an Adder, move on without making him angry…
This snake is always large in size. This is a huge and long snake. Its even the longest snake in the world. It is usually found in the areas of Southeast Asia. The Average length of this snake is 12 ft but it can reach the length of 19 ft. It kills its prey by constriction because it doesn’t have any venom. This is an aggressive snake so stay away from Pythons…
- Tiger Snake
This snake is very dangerous and venomous. It is mostly found in Australia. It has stripes like a Tiger on it’s body as the name says it. Tiger snake venoms possess potent “Neurotoxin” Symptoms of a bite include localized pain in the foot and neck region, tingling, numbness, and sweating, followed by a fairly rapid onset of breathing difficulties and paralysis. This snake is not much aggressive…
- Australian Brown Snake
This Snake is extremely poisonous and a very tiny bit of its venom is enough to kill a person. It is found in Papua New Guinea and Indonesia. This snake is so aggressive that if you make it angry and run away, it will chase you and bite you. The only way to save yourself is standing still and not moving. Doing this will cause the snake to ignore you even if you are close to it. But if it bites you, there is a very less chance of getting your life back because its venom contains neurotoxins and blood coagulants.
- Inland Taipan
This snake has very small scales. It is a very venomous snake but it is not dangerous. It is very shy and stays hidden. If discovered, it still tries to escape. So its not an aggressive one. It is found in hot temperature but it avoids hunting during broad daylight and finds its prey in morning.
- Crotalus adamanteus
This snake is venomous but the venom can be handled with medical treatments. It is the largest snake of Americas. This snake is aggressive and dangerously fast. It’s venom contains an enzyme known as crotalase, that can clot fibrinogen, That can lead to secondary activation of plasminogen from endothelial cells
- Mozambique Spitting Cobra
It is one of the most dangerous snakes of Africa. The most Dangerous weapon of this snake is spitting. Not like what you are thinking…It spits venom. If that venom gets into the eye of a human or animal, it causes blindness. It can eject its venom at a distance of 2-3 meters. The average length of this snake is3 feet but the largest Spitting Cobra ever seen was 4 ft long. It has Dangerous Venom. Apart from the spitting and venom, This snake is aggressive too. It will attack anybody so staying away is not recommended because its venom will reach you even if you stay away from it.
3. Egyptian Cobra
The Egyptian Cobra is found in Africa and causes many deaths. Because they eat rats etc which are found near humans and sometimes in the houses of humans. The average length of this reptile is 1.5-2m. but it can grow up to 8 . It can even eat other venomous snakes. It has dangerous neurotoxic venom which can stop the nerve signals from being transmitted to muscles, heart and lungs and causes death. It’s an aggressive snake and staying away would be the best thing to do when you see an Egyptian Cobra…
- Russel Viper
This cold-blooded reptile is mostly found in Asia. This snake causes more deaths than any other snake. The average length of this snake is 4 ft but can grow up to 5.5 ft. This snake has dangerous venom and it is very aggressive too.
- Black Mamba
This is the second largest snake of Africa. This is one of the fastest snakes and can travel on the speed of 12 miles per hour. The average length of this snake is 8.2 but it can grow upto 14 .The name “Black Mamba” refers to the inside of its mouth. The inside of its mouth is completely black which makes this snake even more horrible. Its venom contains neuro-toxic. Venom of most snakes travel slowly, But Black Mamba’s venom attacks nerves very quickly and the main organs stop working. it happens so quickly that the victim cannot even get treatment. After 20 Minutes of being bitten, the victim cannot talk. After 6 hours without treatment, Death is guaranteed… Due to dangerous venom and being very aggressive, this Reptile is the most Dangerous Snake in the world.