Through the centuries snakes have been making people feel terrified and they still do. A great number of snakes don’t really deserve to be frightened of, but on the other hand there are other types of snakes we should be afraid of because of their poisonous bites which can often be fatal. These snakes are responsible for giving the bad name for the entire species of snakes. In the following lines we are going to read more about the deadliest snake in the world.
There are many factors which we have to take care for, when we want to decide which is the deadliest snake in the world, like: size, venom quantity and toxicity, number of reported attacks with fatal ending, etc. According to different information sources there are three snakes which can take the title – The Deadliest Snake in the World. Let’s see which snakes deserve this title. They are:
- Black Mamba- well known in the world for its aggression and even worse it is the fastest snake in the world too. Trust me, you wouldn’t want a Black Mamba to chase you.
- Australian Brown Snake – largest number of deaths by snake bite in Australia are a result of this snake. It is known for repeated bites and releases a great quantity of venom, and sadly only one bite of this snake can kill a person.
- Saw-Scaled Viper – this is the most poisonous snake in Asia. Like the Australian Brown Snake in Australia the Saw-Scaled Viper is also on the top of deaths caused by snake bite in Asia.
The number of deadly snakes is even bigger but these three truly deserve the title. So keep this in mind when you run into a snake outdoors next time. Move on and don’t disturb them. They generally attack when they are scared or in danger.