Mar 2, 2024, 04:11 PM IST

10 snakes that attack instantly

Mahipal Chouhan

Gaboon Viper: Known for its incredibly fast strike and long fangs.

Black Mamba: Among the fastest snakes in the world, capable of striking rapidly.

Eastern Diamondback Rattlesnake: Strikes rapidly and has potent venom.

Western Diamondback Rattlesnake: Found in the southwestern United States and strikes swiftly.

Boomslang: Known for its rapid strikes and highly venomous bite.

Western Green Mamba: Strikes quickly with potent neurotoxic venom.

Fer-de-Lance: Found in Central and South America, strikes quickly and is responsible for many snakebite incidents.

Inland Taipan: Has a fast strike and incredibly potent venom.

Russell's Viper: Strikes rapidly and is responsible for numerous snakebite cases in its range.