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 deadly
Cubomedusa Chironex fleckeriKubomeduza 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 creature
King CobraThis 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.
Cobra can withstand the mongoose
Scorpio Leiurus quinquestriatusContrary 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 mm
Snake taipan mccoyOne 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 snake
Poisonous frogs, or wood frogsTree 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 frogs
Blue-ringed octopusThe 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 octopus
A disturbed octopus Hapalochlaena can attack a person
Banana Spider, or Brazilian Wandering SpiderIn 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 Phoneutria
Brazilian spider can get to Russia with bananas
Fugu or ball fishFish-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 accumulates
The most poisonous fish
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 world
Stone fishStone-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 Dahab
Fish loves to hide in silt, soil and reefs
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