Venomous Archive

  • The remarkable Porcupine Ray is an extremely rare species of ray. It is also the only known member of its genus. They are truly remarkable ocean creatures. They are also […]

    Porcupine Ray

    The remarkable Porcupine Ray is an extremely rare species of ray. It is also the only known member of its genus. They are truly remarkable ocean creatures. They are also […]

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  •   Somersaulting Spider is the common name of the Cebrennus rechenbergi. This unique creature represents a recently discovered species of desert dwelling spider.  The first known sighting of this species […]

    Somersaulting Spider

      Somersaulting Spider is the common name of the Cebrennus rechenbergi. This unique creature represents a recently discovered species of desert dwelling spider.  The first known sighting of this species […]

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  •   The King Cobra is the longest known species of venomous snake. This animal will average approximately 13 ft (4 m) in length. However, exceptional individuals may attain a length of […]

    King Cobra

      The King Cobra is the longest known species of venomous snake. This animal will average approximately 13 ft (4 m) in length. However, exceptional individuals may attain a length of […]

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  •   The Stonefish is the collective name of any of 5 species of fish in the family Synanceiidae. All five known species of Stonefish are highly venomous. In fact, they […]

    Stonefish

      The Stonefish is the collective name of any of 5 species of fish in the family Synanceiidae. All five known species of Stonefish are highly venomous. In fact, they […]

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  •     Mouse Spider is a genus of spiders containing 13 known species. All but one of these is endemic to Australia. The lone exception is native to Chile. The […]

    Mouse Spider

        Mouse Spider is a genus of spiders containing 13 known species. All but one of these is endemic to Australia. The lone exception is native to Chile. The […]

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  •   The Eastern Diamondback Rattlesnake is a highly venomous species of pit viper. They are endemic to the southeastern United States. The Eastern Diamondback Rattlesnake is the heaviest venomous snake […]

    Eastern Diamondback Rattlesnake

      The Eastern Diamondback Rattlesnake is a highly venomous species of pit viper. They are endemic to the southeastern United States. The Eastern Diamondback Rattlesnake is the heaviest venomous snake […]

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  •   The Slow Loris is the common name for several species of strepsirrhine primates. The various species are endemic to southern and southeastern Asia.  All recognized species have similar physical […]

    Slow Loris

      The Slow Loris is the common name for several species of strepsirrhine primates. The various species are endemic to southern and southeastern Asia.  All recognized species have similar physical […]

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  •   The Pfeffers Flamboyant Cuttlefish is a brilliantly colorful species of cuttlefish. They are endemic to a particlar region of the Indo-Pacific Ocean. Their zone of habitation includes the waters […]

    Pfeffers Flamboyant Cuttlefish

      The Pfeffers Flamboyant Cuttlefish is a brilliantly colorful species of cuttlefish. They are endemic to a particlar region of the Indo-Pacific Ocean. Their zone of habitation includes the waters […]

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  •   Euscorpius Lycius is the name assigned to a newly discovered species of scorpion. The newly discovered species of arachnid is one of the group commonly referred to as: wood-scorpions. Given […]

    Euscorpius Lycius

      Euscorpius Lycius is the name assigned to a newly discovered species of scorpion. The newly discovered species of arachnid is one of the group commonly referred to as: wood-scorpions. Given […]

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  •   Fire Ant is the common name for several species of ants in the genus Solenopsis, all of which are stinging ants. A typical Fire Ant colony produces large mounds […]

    Fire Ant

      Fire Ant is the common name for several species of ants in the genus Solenopsis, all of which are stinging ants. A typical Fire Ant colony produces large mounds […]

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  • The Asian Forest Scorpion is a genus of scorpion belonging to the family Scorpionidae, which is distributed widely across tropical and subtropical southeastern Asia. This region includes the countries of Laos, Cambodia, Thailand, […]

    Asian Forest Scorpion

    The Asian Forest Scorpion is a genus of scorpion belonging to the family Scorpionidae, which is distributed widely across tropical and subtropical southeastern Asia. This region includes the countries of Laos, Cambodia, Thailand, […]

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  • The Southern Flannel Moth is a brilliantly colored moth, endemic to the southern portions of the United States, Mexico, and portions of South America. The adult Southern Flannnel Moth is […]

    Southern Flannel Moth

    The Southern Flannel Moth is a brilliantly colored moth, endemic to the southern portions of the United States, Mexico, and portions of South America. The adult Southern Flannnel Moth is […]

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