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Snakes

  • RTR !!! RollDamnTide

    The Carpet Viper causes most of the snakebite deaths worldwide. Its poison can keep the victim’s blood from coagulating, and the person can bleed to death.

  • Heather Ogle

    World’s Most Poisonous Snake Ever - World's Most Venomous Snake – and Most Fierce Snake in the World

  • Carol

    Saw-Scaled Viper, Echis carinatus - their Venom is Hemotoxic and Deadly, found primarily in the Middle East and Central Asia, particularly India, China and South East Asia. Generally nocturnal, often active after rains

  • Rosanne Gionet

    Vipers are found throughout most of the world, but arguably the most venomous is the Saw Scaled Viper and the Chain Viper, found primarily in the Middle East and Central Asia, particularly India, China and South East Asia. Vipers are quick tempered and generally nocturnal, often active after rains. They are also very fast. Most of these species have venom that cause symptoms that begin with pain at the site of the bite, immediately followed by swelling of the affected extremity

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Green Anaconda (Eunectes murinus).

Cobra foi recolhida pela CIPPA e devolvida à natureza.

Uma cobra sucuri da espécie 'eunectes murinus' foi encontrada por pescadores na quarta-feira (26), na Praia da Orlinha, em Itacaré, no sul da Bahia. De acordo com Instituto Brasileiro de Meio Ambiente da Bahia (Ibama), o animal tem seis metros e mais de cem quilos.

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A surucucu (Lachesis muta) é a cobra mais temida na Amazônia. Pode atingir 4,5 metros de comprimento e é a maior víbora das Américas.

Jaeger's Ground Snake Brazil, Uraguay, Paraguay, Bolivia and Argentina. photo by Konrad Mebert

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I hope to overcome my fear of snakes in the future? :\

Coral Snake

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Green tree python

Ball python.

^Mongoose vs. King Cobra