Physical superiority, powerful fangs and teeth like razors. This is not all weapons that are used in the animal world. Thousands of fauna use poisons for attack and defense, with highly toxic.

The bright and beautiful tree frog is deadlyThe bright and beautiful tree frog is deadly

Cubomedusa Chironex fleckeri

Kubomeduza or sea wasp - the most poisonous creature in the world. It received its names due to its cubic form and very painful burns. This pretty pretty creature in the last sixty years has taken about 6 thousand lives. Poison cubomedusa is considered the most deadly in the world. Its toxins affect the skin cells, the nervous system and the heart. And the worst, all these processes are accompanied by a truly hellish pain.
Medusa Chironex fleckeri - the most poisonous creatureMedusa Chironex fleckeri - the most poisonous creature
She is so strong that the victims are in a state of shock. They either die from a cardiac arrest, or drown. But the victim of Kubomedusa has a chance of salvation. If the wound is immediately treated with a solution of acetic acid or vinegar.However, the likelihood that after a bite in the water there is something like this - is negligible. The most poisonous creature in the world lives in the marine waters of Australia and Asia.

King Cobra

This animal is the longest venomous snake on the planet. At length, the king cobra (Ophiophagus hannah) can reach 5.6 meters. Ophiophagus can be literally translated as "snake eater." All because this creature feeds on other snakes. Just one bite of a deadly snake can kill an adult. Moreover, the king cobra can even kill an adult Asian elephant with its poison. He will die within three hours if he is bitten in the most vulnerable area - the trunk. The king cobra is found in the dense mountain forests of Southeast and South Asia.
A cobra can kill an elephant with its bite.A cobra can kill an elephant with its bite.
By the way, among the snakes there are more poisonous than the king cobra, those that emit much more venom. This, for example, is a black mamba, which gives out 5 times more poison.
Cobra can withstand the mongooseCobra can withstand the mongoose

Scorpio Leiurus quinquestriatus

Contrary to popular belief, most scorpions are safe for humans. Bites have only local effects, such as swelling, pain and anemia.But Leurus (Leiurus quinquestriatus) is a really dangerous type of scorpion.
Leiurus quinquestriatus size is on average from 30 to 77 mmLeiurus quinquestriatus size is on average from 30 to 77 mm
Their poison is a cocktail of neurotoxins. It causes intense and intense pain, and after a fever. Such a bouquet is accompanied by coma, convulsions, then paralysis and death. Scorpions of Leiurus quinquestriatus are common in the Middle East and North Africa.

Snake taipan mccoy

One bite of a cruel snake, so-called taipan McCoy, contains so much venom that it is enough to kill 100 adults or 250 thousand mice. Taipan's poison is neurotoxic.
Taipan McCoy - the most venomous land snakeTaipan McCoy - the most venomous land snake
He is 200-400 times more poisonous than that of a regular cobra. A person dies within 45 minutes after being bitten. Fortunately, there is an antidote, and the snake itself is so shy that it hides with minimal danger. Taipan lives in Australia.

Poisonous frogs, or wood frogs

Tree frogs also occupy an honorable place in the list of the most poisonous creatures in the world. They inhabit the rainy forests of South and Central America. If you happen to get there, then by no means touch small beautiful frogs.
Poisonous decoration of the planet - tree frogsPoisonous decoration of the planet - tree frogs
Because they can be very poisonous. Drevolaz size is only 5 centimeters, but there is enough poison in the body to kill 10 people. By the way, in ancient times, the tribes used the strongest poison of frogs against enemies - they were smeared with arrowheads.

Blue-ringed octopus

The blue-ringed octopus (lat. Hapalochlaena) is a rather small creature, the size of a golf ball. Such an octopus lives in the coastal waters of Australia, and also slightly to the north towards Japan. Usually poultry has a light color, with dark brown spots on the body and all legs, with blue circles on top of these spots.
Deadly beautiful blue octopusDeadly beautiful blue octopus
If the octopus is disturbed or pulled out of the water, it will immediately darken, and the rings will become shiny, the colors of an electrician. The poison of an Australian octopus is strong enough to kill a person within two minutes. A portion of the poison stored by the cephalopod mollusk is enough to take the life of 26 adults. If, immediately after contact with the creature, you do not take measures and do not begin to heal, the person will experience numbness of the damaged area, speech and breathing will become difficult, and it will darken in the eyes.Later there is paralysis, and then death due to lack of oxygen or cardiac arrest.
A disturbed octopus Hapalochlaena can attack a personA disturbed octopus Hapalochlaena can attack a person

Banana Spider, or Brazilian Wandering Spider

In 2007, this monster hit the Guinness Book of Records as the culprit for the greatest number of human deaths. Phoneutria spiders do not sit still, but wander the earth, hiding in cars, buildings, clothes and shoes.
There is an effective antidote to poison PhoneutriaThere is an effective antidote to poison Phoneutria
This increases the likelihood of encountering a venomous arthropod and makes it one of the most dangerous.
Brazilian spider can get to Russia with bananasBrazilian spider can get to Russia with bananas

Fugu or ball fish

Fish-ball - the most poisonous fish that is used for food. Puffer meat is considered a delicacy in Japan and Korea, but liver, caviar, gallbladder and skin can destroy a person.
Puffer fish does not produce poison, but only accumulatesPuffer fish does not produce poison, but only accumulates
The poison causes paralysis, followed by suffocation and death. That is why only licensed chefs can cook fugu fish in Japan. Scientists have found that fugu does not synthesize poison, but only accumulates toxins. Now there is an opportunity to grow non-toxic fish and serve it to the table,but chefs-assy and gourmets - fans of extreme sports opposed such an initiative.
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Snail "Geographical Cone"

After the injection of the conus geograph mollusc spike, death occurs within 2 minutes. This is the most dangerous snail for humans. One drop of her poison can kill about 20 people. Most often, seeing a beautiful shell, people themselves take it in hand, the clam can only defend. Severe pain, swelling, then numbness, in severe cases of paralysis and respiratory arrest, follow the thorn prick. Antidote not found.
Conus geographus - the most dangerous snail in the worldConus geographus - the most dangerous snail in the world

Stone fish

Stone-fish, or wart (Latin Synanceia verrucosa) - the most poisonous fish, a bad dream of fishermen and hapless tourists. She is inactive and well able to hide, it is almost impossible to notice her, and it is easy to step on. The fish lives in the coastal zone.
There are chances to step on a stone fish off the coast of Hurghada, Sharm el-Sheikh and DahabThere are chances to step on a stone fish off the coast of Hurghada, Sharm el-Sheikh and Dahab
The poison of the fish-stone delivers excruciating pain. To save themselves from suffering, people are ready to amputate their limbs with affected places. Pain is accompanied by shock, tissue death and paralysis.
Fish loves to hide in silt, soil and reefsFish loves to hide in silt, soil and reefs
If you do not immediately provide assistance, the case will end in death. Rybin keeps its poison in the spines, which protects against predators. As it became known to the editors of uznayvse.ru, boradavchatka lives in the waters of the Indian and Pacific Oceans. Tourists can meet her in the Red Sea and in one of the planet - at the Great Barrier Reef.

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