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IN Animals ON 01 Oct, 2015
Snakes are the reptiles with some ironic qualities. At one hand, snakes are considered deadly and are feared by almost everyone. On the other hand, snakes look so beautiful that we get stuck on the national geographic channel or on the discovery channel whenever we get a glimpse of them.
These reptiles are mysterious and have got all in them to attract our attention.
They have a diamond-shaped head and they have got that name due to the habit of rattling their tails whenever they feel danger. They are as quick as to bite their prey in one tenth of a second!
It has got this name due to the fact that its mouth has all black interior. This is the most furious and attacking species of snakes. It can bite its target a dozen of times in just a single go! They can move at a speed of 25 kmph.
They love to stay in the water and are nocturnal in behaviour. They are a shy species of snake and have a very unusual habit of covering their faces by their tails.
Counted among the most dangerous of the snakes, this beautiful Australian Tiger snake's venom can cause paralysis in you.
They hardly get to encounter humans, but their venom is capable enough to kill 100 people at one go. So, this way they are five times more dangerous than cobras.
They are mostly found in the Eastern parts of Australia and is notorious for killing a high number of people in Australia. They usually feed on the small mammals and end up being near to the farms where they encounter humans.
They can be seen showing off a 'V' or 'W' mark on the head. Their color vary from grey to brown in males and from yellow to brick red in females.
They are considered as the most venomous species of snakes. They can spit as much venom at once as to kill 20 people or an elephant.
Cobras are one of the most popular and searched snake species. A spitting cobra can spit the venom to a length of 3 metres. It's venom can kill a person in 30 minutes.
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