Some of the Most Dangerous Animals in Australia

Australia is famous for many things not forgetting that it is home to some of the most dangerous animals. The land and water animals are considered dangerous based on the threat they pose when they attack whether it’s biting or stinging. Some of these animals can be seen at the Australian Museum, Sydney.

  • The Sydney Funnel Web Spider

Most spiders are known to be dangerous and the funnel spider web is no exception.  Found in logs and bricks, the bite is quite painful and deadly. The neurotoxin in their venom is what causes death.

  • Eastern Brown Snake

Australia is known to have plenty of snakes. Although there are many species, eastern brown snakes are known to be quite dangerous. The problem with this snake is that they are found across the country and they bite fast. Actually, due to the fact that they are widely found, they have been responsible for most deaths from snake bites in the country. About 3.2 feet, the eastern brown snake bite can be fatal or lead to paralysis.

  • The Blue-Ringed Octopus

The blue-ringed octopus might be small but it is quite dangerous especially when it is disturbed. What causes death, when bitten by this … Read More