Which snake species are the deadliest ones in the world? This illustrated chart from the team at CEUfast highlights the 30 most venomous snakes in the world and where they can be found.
This list ranks these deadly snakes by their lethal dose of venom, which have been found through testing on mice, and is the lethal dose required to kill 50% of a population. Just how lethal is the venom from the world's most venomous snake? The Inland Taipan was found to be the most venomous snake in the world, and its median lethal dose is just 0.01 mg of venom. This venom can kill a human in just 30 to 45 minutes, and one bite from this snake has enough venom to kill at least 100 fully grown men. Aside from the lethal doses of venom, this list is full of terrifying snake facts. Like the fact that the Eastern Brown Snake moves so fast it could outpace a human running at full speed!
Infographic by: ceufast