the rarest snakes in the world part 2 the snakes you’ll see next will not only surprise you by their dangerousness but also by their strange behavior and unique appearance spiny bush Viper D like snakes do you like dragons well the spiny bush Viper is a rare combination of both since it has dorsal scales located in such a way that they give it a bristly and somewhat fierce appearance similar to that of a small dragon it lives in the central Africa strain forests.
where it’s possible to find its sunbathing on the leaves and bushes sometimes the colors of their scales can be of different tonality such as blue brown or green on the other hand the males can reach a greater length of up to 28 point seven inches long the spiny bush Viper eats small mammals and lizards which are hunted by itself using the ambush technique this amazing climber usually uses its tail to hang from the branches when it ambushes and hunt its prey that are exactly below for human beings the bites of the spiny bush Viper are deadly if they don’t go to a first-aid Center in addition some people have died as a result of internal bleeding caused by its potent venom rainbow boa this striking orange snake with dark circles becomes much more.
colorful when it’s in contact with sunlight its scales have ripples that bounce sunlight and make its skin have an iridescent sheen for that reason many compare it with a rainbow the rainbow boa lives in the forests of South America and can be found climbed in trees it can measure more than 6.5 feet in length and has as its main source of food the small mammals and reptiles that are killed by constriction that is wrapping their prey in suffocating them after that they swallow them completely starting at the head causing its digestion to take between four and ten days paradise flying snake.
you just have to see it slide in the sky so that you understand why it’s called flying snake but wait wait wait if you look carefully you’ll realize that more than flying hits slides in the air that was falling with style what it really does is to jump from the tree branches and glide now you must be wondering how an animal without wings does to glide right well at the time of the jump the flying snake spreads its ribs and contracts the abdomen which creates a slight concave ‘ti in the lower part of its body that helps it remain airborne longer if at that moment you chop the snake you would realize.
that its shape resembles the curvature of a boomerang on the other hand this snake gives the impression of being swimming in the air when it begins to twist its body in full flight what’s more it’s able to change direction so if you want to see it fly you’ll have to visit it in Southeast Asia but never fear because although it’s venomous its toxicity does not affect the human being so don’t worry if it lands on your head [Music] Spyder tailed horned Viper this snake hunts in a very special way I have my own do you see this spider well it’s not what it seems poor poor little bird it fell into the trap this Viper was discovered in 1968 is part of a scientific expedition to Western Iran thus the first specimen was delivered to the Field Museum of Natural History at Chicago.
where scientists initially thought that this snake had a spider of the orders so Lefou gay attached to its tail sometime after this theory was ruled out and it was thought that its tail had a tumor caused by parasites it wasn’t until 2003 the year in which a second specimen was found when it was determined that this was one of the few snakes that used a part of its body as bait to lure prey closer at the hunting time the snake moves its spider shaped tail in such a way that it seems to have a life of its own and if that wasn’t enough the face of this snake is not so much nice either this is because its face is covered with circular scales shaped like warts all this makes it so it can become camouflaged well with the surrounding terrain pretending to be like any other rock Barbados thread snake this is the smallest snake in the world and it inhabits forests of the paradisiacal
Caribbean island of Barbados the longest specimen found of this family measures just 4.0 9 inches in length moreover in the social networks circulates an amazing picture of this snake on a quarter dollar coin with a diameter of 0.9 five inches the discoverer of this little species was Stephen Blair hedges who in honor of his wife named Carla gave it the scientific name of lepto tie flops carlay according to hedges the thread snake is as wide as a spaghetti noodle due to its small size it can only feed on a diet of termites and ant larvae eastern hognose snake this snake is rare because it has a crushed pig-like nose it lives in areas with dry soils pine.
forests and grasslands in eastern North America and some parts of southern Canada there it feeds on mice small reptiles toads and frogs on the other side its rear teeth inject a toxic substance that while it affects its prey is not lethal to humans although it does cause swelling these teeth also serve it to deflate the body of the toads and eat them better what’s more it can even eat toxic amphibians without being affected by its venom poor little ones they don’t have that defense mechanism anymore as if this weren’t enough this snake also has a rare behavior when it meets humans at the beginning it’ll rise as a cobra does and will hiss however if it
continues feeling in danger it’ll simply attack but without biting just giving headings if the fear still continues it will pretend to have a seizure and will lie on its back as if it were dead such a manipulative won an Oscar for its amazing performance please [Applause] blue coral snake contrary to what you can assume by its name the blue coral snake is a terrestrial animal and its denomination refers to it’s pretty intense color the blue coral snake enjoys being on the ground especially in the accumulations of fallen leaves of the trees it inhabits in Southeast Asia on the islands of Borneo Sumatra Java and on the peninsula of Malacca the spread of its venom glands is a rarity in itself in most Vipers these glands are only located in the back of the mouth whereas in the blue coral snake venom glands extend over a quarter of the length of its body in addition it feeds on other venomous snakes which increases the danger of its venom a bitten person.
will experience numbness in the wound area and on the lips after that the venom will block the neurotransmitters which will cause muscle paralysis followed by respiratory arrest and death so you better run while you can read spitting cobra spitting is a serious business and more if it’s the read spitting cobra absolutely a beautiful snake if a human makes it feel threatened it’ll extend the skin around its head and will hiss if the human doesn’t retreat it may spray Jets of venom to the face of the human until he goes blind it’s easy to recognize this type of Cobra since its body is red with a black band around the head although there are specimens with an orange body besides it lives in East Africa from Egypt to Kenya and it likes to hide in the burrows of termites old logs and weeds the red spitting cobra reaches up to 4.9 feet like all snakes it usually eats frogs and rodents although it’s also a cannibal since the adult snakes can eat their young for this reason young snakes of this species.
have a diurnal behavior so that they cannot be eaten by the adult snakes that have a nocturnal behavior black mamba this snake is one of the most venomous in the world furthermore not happy with that it has a rather malevolent appearance for its black jaws they lives in sub-saharan Africa and likes to eat small chickens and rodents Bon Appetit in addition the Black Mamba measures between 6.6 feet and 9.8 feet in short it’s longer than a human being so it’s practically impossible to escape if it takes the decision to bite you when it perceives a threat or detects a human in less than 130 feet it stands up shows its jaws sticks out its tongue and hisses on the other hand whenever it attacks it jumps over its enemy and delivers a series of bites that is why due to the length of the black mamba most bites on humans occur from the waist up the most critical thing is that the
victim only has 45 minutes to reach an antidote before collapsing California red-sided garter snake it’s one of the most colorful snakes in the world the California red garter snake has three blue stripes and among them a pattern formed by black spots on a reddish background these characteristics make it different from its relative I mean the San Francisco garter snake whose red stripes are not interrupted besides the average total length of the california red-sided garter snake is 21 inches but it can reach up to 39 inches on the other hand it inhabits the state of California specifically in the dunes and marshes of the San Francisco Peninsula where it feeds on amphibians small birds rodents and fish such as this.
one that although it’s in captivity it feasts with a live fish if you run into them you shouldn’t be very afraid since they’re toxic saliva only affects their prey but not humans who can only feel pain swelling and itching I’m sure that with a little bit of care you’ll be able to admire its beauty if these strange snakes left you with an open jaw don’t forget to share this video on social networks subscribe to the channel and give me a thumbs up trend max is a channel full of venomous curiosities if you want more of these videos click on this one this other one and this other…