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Snake bites

snake bites

bites by snakes. The condition of having been bitten by a venomous snake, characterised by stinging pain at the wound puncture. The venom injected at the site of the bite is capable of producing a deleterious effect on the blood or on the nervous system.


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Mimicry - Mertensian/Emsleyan

... (mimic) a moderately harmful one. The classic example is a deadly coral snake and a harmless milksnake (scarlet kingsnake) mimicking a moderately ... coral snake'!). The reason the coral snake does this is because if it bites an organism, that organism will most likely die and so not 'learn' ...

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by nicholasetew
Mon May 28, 2012 7:23 pm
 
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Topic: Mimicry - Mertensian/Emsleyan
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Re: What is the most poisonous snake in da world?

I assume if you were to calculate the "most dangerous" snake "to humans" among known snake species you would have to construct ... Cobra, because I don't think there are any recorded deaths from Taipan bites.

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by Jasper903
Tue Jul 21, 2009 5:08 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: What is the most poisonous snake in da world?
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Re: What is the most poisonous snake in da world?

You dumbasses are mistaking poisonous snakes with venomous snakes a venomous snake kills you if it bites you. a poisonous snake kills you if you eat it

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by Toney
Mon Jul 20, 2009 4:59 am
 
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Topic: What is the most poisonous snake in da world?
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Re: What is the most poisonous snake in da world?

Flirtilizer wrote: Most bites and death occur in the Philippines from Fisherman tending their nets. It can bite just fine and deliver all the poison it needs too. A small drop will kill a human in minutes. There is anti-venom but your ...

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by mcar
Thu Feb 05, 2009 10:58 am
 
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Topic: What is the most poisonous snake in da world?
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Re: What is the most poisonous snake in da world?

... There is a cobra in the Philippines, it is a spitting cobra. The sea snake is the most poisonous snake in the world but not the most deadly, far ... aggressive snake and you have to work at it to get it to bite you. Most bites and death occur in the Philippines from Fisherman tending their nets. ...

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by Flirtilizer
Tue Oct 21, 2008 12:13 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: What is the most poisonous snake in da world?
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