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“Types of snakes”

In the legends of ancient China tells the story of that dragon once there was a huge sea snake or a giant boa constrictor, swollen from the sea water in the Yangtze river.

Live large Boas and Kharkov zoo. Although to see their usual Kharkiv is unlikely. For the past four years as the entrance to the terrarium of the zoo is closed — emergency building on the brink of destruction. The roof of the cage, consisting of concrete slabs started to crumble. And simple repair in this case is not enough.

Once there was an aquarium for fish the local waters, says head of the Department of amphibians and reptiles of the zoo Olga Kalinovskaya, and when in 1995 marking the centenary of the zoo, was transformed into the current terrarium. Now the zoo management plans to restore the aquarium, and over it to build the pavilion-a terrarium. It remains only to find the money to build.

Thus it happened that now to exhibit a collection of snakes for the zoo anywhere. New housing received only crocodiles, lizards and small amphibians in the premises of the recently renovated monkey house. The rest live in various closed the eyes of the visitors spaces.

In Kharkov zoo today is home to 20 snake species, only about 200 individuals creeping. All of them are tropical snakes that were bred in captivity.

Creeping the oldest inhabitant of the zoo — a female Continue reading

Poisonous snakes will become more active in the next two months

Sverdlovsk doctors expect an influx of patients with the bites of poisonous snakes in the next two months. In advance of the dangerous season they give the citizens of the region tips on how to do a snake bite, according to JustMedia .

Annually in the world, the bites of poisonous snakes get up to 500 thousand people, from them about 50 thousand die. In the Sverdlovsk region common common adder. Of poisoning with poison of snakes is found in all the districts of the region, including on the outskirts of Yekaterinburg (the areas surrounding lake Shartash, Baltym, Stone tents). In the current year in the regional centre of acute poisonings as of June 4 has already received two patients with Viper bite.

Poisonous apparatus snake ecoproducers consists of glands, ductless and doprovodem teeth. The length of the teeth is 5 mm. the glands adder about 30 milligrams of the poison. The poison acts on the blood, blood vessels, heart, liver, causes local tissue damage. In the moment of a sting the pain is not stronger than a pin prick, but after a few minutes the swelling increases, there is burning, Continue reading

“Most venomous snakes”

The most dangerous snakes in the world

Some attack without warning, while others move at lightning speed, or attack as You do.

Most dangerous animals in the world Poisonous snakes of Latin America

Most venomous and dangerous snakes on earth

In a forest inhabited by many animals with ingenious methods for hunting and protection.

MOST VENOMOUS SNAKES WORLD | TOP 10

The most dangerous animals of the world Snakes of South-East Asia and Australia

Top 10 most venomous snakes in the world (Top 10 most poisonous snakes in the world)

Top 10 most poisonous snakes in the world.

Top 5 most poisonous snakes in the world

Top 5 most poisonous snakes in the world.

The most dangerous snakes in the world.

Some attack without warning, while others move at lightning speed, or attack as You do.

10 MOST POISONOUS ANIMALS ON THE PLANET

TOP 10 most venomous snakes in the world / Top 10 most poisonous snakes in the world

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