Tiger Snake

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

The Tiger snake is an extemely venomous elapid snake, which belongs to the genus Notechis. It inhabits southern Australia territory. The adult Tiger snake is 2 m long and is yellowish brown with dark ring patterns. It has neurotoxic venom and approximately 60% of the people bitten die in matter of hours when they are not treated; they die of cardiorespiratory paralysis.