The world's deadliest snakes in terms of annual human casualties through snakebite include the saw-scaled viper, the ocellated carpet viper, the Indian krait, the Indian cobra and the Russell's viper. Among the snakes wi... More »

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The deadliest snake in the world is the inland or western taipan. The taipan is the most venomous snake in the world based on the average lethal dose. The bite of the inland taipan delivers a brew of strong toxins capabl... More »

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Africa is home to a number of highly venomous snakes, including the black mamba, the puff adder and the Egyptian cobra. The black mamba may be the deadliest snake found on the African continent, with a venom so powerful ... More »

The deadliest snake in the world is the inland or western taipan. The taipan is the most venomous snake in the world based on the average lethal dose. The bite of the inland taipan delivers a brew of strong toxins capabl... More »

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Vipers live on every continent of the world except for Australia and Antarctica. They do not live on isolated islands or north of the Arctic Circle. More »

It is unknown exactly how many green anacondas there are in the world, but according to the Atlanta Zoo, these snakes are not endangered in the wild. The area they live in has a low human density, plus they are large and... More »

The green anaconda is considered to be one of the largest species of snakes in the world, with some specimens reaching 29 feet in length and weighing as much as 550 pounds. Although reticulated pythons can grow longer, e... More »