Snakes are creepy creatures that some of them mermerize us with their color, however some people have a phobia of them.
Here are the facts you might not know about the snakes:
1.Venomous snakes have elliptical-shaped pupils while the non-venomous snakes have round-shaped pupils.
2.Snakes do not use their tongues to smell. A snake tongue just detects the scent particles, gathers and transfers them to Jacobson. The tongue acts in this way.
3.Snakes have been the cenral to many legends and mythologies. Almost in every culture and religion, snakes symbolize different things.
Venomous snakes have a triangular-shaped head, however non-venomous snakes have a spoon-shaped rounded head. They almost do not have a neck.
One of the top deadliest snakes is the Inland Taipan which can be found in Australia. It can kill 100 people and 250.000 mouse with a single bite.
Venomous snakes have little scales on their heads.
They can hibernate up to three years under favorable conditions.
Snakes do not have eyelids. Instead, there is a cornea covering their eyes. They are unable to close their eyes and they sleep with their eyes open.
Venomous snakes have two large fangs at the front of their mouth, and they use their fangs to inject venom into the prey and kill, however non-venomous snakes also have teeth but they are harmless.