Top 10 Deadliest Animals

Created by in Science

1672 Views | 40 Votes

We as humans want a safe and secure life for ourselves and our loved ones; nevertheless the world is full of threats and risks. Talking about wild animals, how deadly an animal can be does not depend on its size. Here is a list for top 10 deadliest animals of the world, starting from number 10.

Tags: top 10 most dangerous animals, top 25 deadliest animals

3646
Shark 8 votes 1

Shark

deepak
Added By

Deepak on 01 January, 14

Shark seems to be the most dangerous animal but you will be surprised to find that the number of people actually killed by shark is quite less as compared to other animals. Presence of blood in water can motivate shark and lead it into a feeding frenzy. Universally, there are about 50 people killed by shark on an average every year.

Vote3638  Comment

Crocodile 6 votes 2

Crocodile

deepak
Added By

Deepak on 01 January, 14

Crocodile is responsible for around 1000 deaths in a year. It camouflages with its surrounding and lay still in the water until its prey comes near, then it lunges over and grabs the prey taking it under water. Saltwater crocodile and Nile crocodile holds the ability to attack human beings.

Vote3642  Comment

Mosquito 5 votes 3

Mosquito

deepak
Added By

Deepak on 01 January, 14

Mosquito makes number one on this list. This insect may just cause itching and a small bump on your skin but its one bite can lead to fatal diseases like Dengue fever and malaria. It can also spread yellow fever, Elephantiasis and West Nile virus. It is responsible for millions of deaths every year.

Vote3645  Comment

Hippopotamus 4 votes 4

Hippopotamus

deepak
Added By

Deepak on 01 January, 14

When you look at Hippopotamus, they look lazy and peaceful but they can be very dangerous if provoked. Hippopotamus are responsible for killing around 100 people per year. Male and female hippos have their own reasons to kill. Male hippos do so to protect their territory. Female on the other hand do so when someone tries to get near her young ones.

Vote3636  Comment

Snake 4 votes 5

Snake

deepak
Added By

Deepak on 01 January, 14

Around 450 Snakes are venomous and 250 can kill humans easily with just one bite. Most of these venomous bites occur in Asia, North America and Africa. Snakes deadliest list of its which you might find interesting

Vote3644  Comment

Grizzly Bear 3 votes 6

Grizzly Bear

deepak
Added By

Deepak on 01 January, 14

Grizzly bears normally weigh about 400 to 800 pounds and the male is double the weight of the female. Despite being so heavy they can run at a speed of 35 miles per hour. Usually grizzlies attack when they are ill or hungry or when a female bear feels threatened for her cubs.

Vote3639  Comment

African Lion 3 votes 7

African Lion

deepak
Added By

Deepak on 01 January, 14

Lion is the kind of the jungle with razor sharp teeth and claws to easily attack its prey. This deadly animal has been reported to attack people on farms, cars at African Safaris, zookeepers and circus trainers.

Vote3643  Comment

Australian Box Jelly Fish 2 votes 8

Australian Box Jelly Fish

deepak
Added By

Deepak on 01 January, 14

Australian box fish is the deadliest and most poisonous marine animal in the world. It is found in northern oceans of Australia and in Indo-Pacific tropical region. It contains around 60 tentacles that are almost 15 feet long. A person can survive an attack by jelly fish but pain is over-powering and can paralyze you or stop your heart that can cause drowning.

Vote3637  Comment

Cape Buffalo 2 votes 9

Cape Buffalo

deepak
Added By

Deepak on 01 January, 14

Another name for Cape buffalo is Black Death as they are responsible for the death of 200 people around the year. They live in a herd and defend each other from hunters and other animals, using their sharp horns to ram the predator.

Vote3640  Comment

Elephant 2 votes 10

Elephant

deepak
Added By

Deepak on 01 January, 14

Elephant is the most giant mammal and kills around 500 people every year. They seem friendly but even one minute of anger can be very lethal. It’s a 16,000 pound animal and its weight, legs and trunk can crush anything that comes in its way.

Vote3641  Comment

african jungle frog 1 votes 11

african jungle frog

Sarika Deva
Added By

Sarika Deva on 09 September, 14

the are very deadly that if any one who gets its tongue touched its poision enters rhe body

Vote3834  Comment

Comments:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Related Lists
Cutest Baby Animals
1350 Views | 4 Votes
Best National Parks in India
1333 Views | 13 Votes
Best Dog Breed
994 Views | 3 Votes
Who is your Favorite Wild Animal
1580 Views | 19 Votes
Subscribe
with
us