May 29, 2024, 09:42 PM IST

7 snakes that attack in blink of an eye

Mahipal Chouhan

Black Mamba: Highly aggressive and one of the fastest snakes, striking at speeds up to 12 mph.

Fer-de-Lance: Known for its incredibly quick strike, delivering a potent hemotoxic venom in a split second.

Puff Adder: Ambush predator with a lightning-fast strike, striking from a coiled position with minimal warning.

Rattlesnake: Capable of striking at incredible speeds, its rattle warns of an imminent lightning-fast attack.

Saw-Scaled Viper: Incredibly fast and known for its deadly venom, it can strike in a blink.

Coral Snake: Despite its small size, it can deliver a neurotoxic bite with astonishing speed.

Mojave Rattlesnake: Nicknamed the "Wolverine" for its aggression, it can strike at blinding speeds when threatened.

This information is not DNA's opinion and is obtained from media reports