10 Most Dangerous Animals in The World by MagazinaOnline
#10 – Cape Buffalo
Cape Buffalos kill more people in Africa than other wild animals.
These huge animals are 2,7 meters long and 1,7 meters high. An adult bull can weigh up to 1,5 tons. When attacked, Cape Buffalos hit back with their sharp horns. The greatest enemies of these giants animals are African lions.
#9 – Polar Bear
These cuties will turn into deadliest predators within several months.
Polar bears are very attractive however do not rush coming too close to take a photo. An adult bear can weigh up to 720 kg. One swipe of its paw is enough to cut off a human head.
#8 – Elephant
This huge animal can be both friendly and dangerous.
These giant animals that may weigh up to 16 tons are not as friendly as it may seem. Every year African elephants kill up to 5 hundred people.
#7 – Saltwater Crocodile
No one wants meeting this predator in wild nature.
Saltwater Crocodile is the largest reptile in the world. Though it may look cowish in the dry, under water it is as fast as a dolphin. Saltwater Crocodile is so strong that it can kill a 1-ton stallion in less than one minute.
#6 – African Lion
Proud and dangerous!
African lions live in big groups just like in the famous story ‘’The Lion King”. These are the only animals of the cat family that live in groups. This family is not friendly however. Every year about 70 people are killed by lions in Tanzania.
#5 – Great White Shark
These teeth speak for themselves.
Great White Sharks are the largest predatory fishes in the world. An adult shark can weigh up to five tons and can reach six meters in length. However, these undersea predators are not as dangerous as Hollywood filmmakers depict them. Attacks on humans are rare. Statistics shows that dogs attack people more frequently than sharks.
#4 – Box Jellyfish
World’s most poisonous marine creature.
Dangerous venom is concentrated in 15-feet tentacles of these marine stingers. A box jellyfish has up to sixty tentacles; each of each has enough venom to kill fifty people.
#3 – Asian Cobra
Every year hundreds of people die of Asian cobra bites.
Though Asian Cobra is not the most venomous creeper in the world, its venom does kill lots of people. Asian Cobra can reach one meter in length.
#2 – Poison Dart Frog
Tiny and extremely poisonous.
Poison dart frogs are extremely attractive and can have different coloring: red, blue, yellow, black and green. Despite the small size, a poison dart frog has enough venom to kill ten people at once.
#1 – The Mosquito
Do not look at its size. It can kill you with a single bite.
This small insect is as dangerous as huge elephants, poisonous snakes and strong wild buffalos. Mosquitoes transfer deadly diseases. Every year over 70 million people are infested with serious diseases via mosquito bites.