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Humans, snakes and jaguars are supposedly the biggest predators to the toucan.
The boomslang snake’s venom causes you to bleed from all holes of your body.
The Mimic Octopus can impersonate up to 15 marine species, including Sea Snakes, Stingrays, Lionfishes, and Jellyfishes.
Powerful acids in snakes’ stomachs mean they will explode if given Alka-Seltzer.
Snakes kill 100,000 people every year.
More people are killed each year by bees than snakes.
Snakes can have two heads and fight each other for food.
There are no terrestrial (land) snakes in New Zealand.
Some snakes survive for up to two years without a meal.
The top ten deadliest snakes can be found in Australia.
There’s an Island in Brazil where civilians are forbidden to go: it has up to 5 snakes per square meter.
Snakes used in snake charming performances respond to movement, not sound.
Snakes can open their mouth up to 150 degrees.
Snakes have flexible jaws which allow them to eat prey bigger than their head.
Snakes don’t have eyelids.
Snakes use their tongues to smell.
51% of Americans fear snakes, most than any other thing in the world.
Snakes are unable to close their eyes. They can’t blink and they must sleep with their eyes open.
There has never been snakes in Ireland because being cold-blooded, snake couldn’t survive the frozen ground during the ice age in the past.
Some snakes, komodo dragons, sharks and turkeys are capable of “virgin births”, meaning, asexual reproduction.