Regional assemblages of species of poisonous snakes in different geographical areas may vary depending on your location. In each location the major efforts must be made to be aware of the presence of toxic species, as they are not the dominant species and represent a danger to humans. In addition, they are much better known under local names or simplified compared to the more common and comparatively less dangerous individuals. In Panama, the special distribution received three main families of poisonous snakes, namely: alkoholowe vipers, coral snakes and sea snakes.
Only in the Western hemisphere of the Earth all the vipers are so-called pits, which represent a deepening from the outer side of the upper jaw, between the nose hole and eye, which indicates zoologist Harold Trapido, is sensitive to changes in the ambient temperature of the body. Thanks to its incredible sensitivity, this hole helps to locate and attack warm-blooded animals (of course, when the predator is close enough to potenitally victims). It is considered, among other things, that such amharinya bodies along the lower jaw perform the same functions and have common Boas (or devouring snakes). Even assuming that such a snake is removed and the language she blinded with blackened collodion, it will still be able to produce its fatal bite, aiming for an electric bulb, covered with Continue reading
Venomous snakes of Africa.
Africa, second largest continent on the planet, with a territory of over 30 million square kilometers with a population of almost one billion people, is a country of diversity, ranging from tropical to subtropical temperatures, to an amazing African Safari. Known about the millions who died from the bites of poisonous snakes of Africa and insects.
Poisonous black Mamba snake.
Africa has many deadly poisonous reptiles — Black Mamba is one of them. Black Mambas are actually brown or olive color, it is the most dangerous poisonous snake of Africa . Without a special serum, which was introduced no later than several minutes after the bite, the person dies.
The black Mamba can strike and bite their prey up to twelve times within a minute, and each shot will produce enough toxic poisons to kill an adult human. Adult Black Mambas can reach speeds of up to 20 kilometers per hour, grows to 2.5 meters in length. She will attack if cornered, scared or if she feels threatened. The black Mamba is deadly, can kill any person who is not ready to meet with her.
The Gabon Viper is a poisonous snake.
This species lives in Central Africa, Eastern and Western States produces the largest amount of venom of any snake in the world, one bite can kill a person within minutes. Reptiles are beautifully colored, with pink, brown, black spots. Continue reading
Leave me alone, snake effervescent, or First aid for snake bite
In the den of the snake was modestly, but with a bite.
We wrote a lot about how to deal with tick bites, but never about what to do in case of snake bite, and this can be quite useful right now, in the summer, during vacations, Hiking in the woods and mountains, and even trips abroad to exotic countries, where so many not only wild monkeys, and poisonous creatures.
In Russia too there are a lot of poisonous snakes, the most dangerous of them: Cobra, Central Asian Viper, is less poisonous: the Viper and the Copperhead. Mostly vipers, which were generally of a peaceful disposition, in the form of a man trying to disappear immediately, and only bite for self-protection, as, however, and all the snakes. So be careful.
If you (or one of your companions) felt “a pinprick”, but don’t know what kind of snake, poisonous or non-poisonous, you have been bitten by, and in appearance are unable to determine or did not, inspect the wound. The figure shows the types of tracks that leave the snakes on the site of the bite. The first five – poisonous snakes (see the punctures of the fangs) and the sixth – non-poisonous snakes.
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