There are 2,700 species of snake in the world. They come in 2,000 ways & colors.
There are snakes that lived 16,500feet (5,000meters) up in the mountains.
There are 100 species of dangerous & venomous snakes that can kill you.
The Giant Python could grow to 20feet (6meter). But 188 species are known to kill a human being.
There are 400 species of venomous snake. 235 of them can’t kill you.
In the pools the Anaconda can swim very well. They can strike up 23feet (7meters) per second. Imagine I can only strike 4feet (1.2meter) per second.
The Black Mamba can move at speeds of 18mph (24kph).
You don’t think the sidewinder is slow. It can move at 16-20kph (12-14mph). The Green Mamba can also move at 19- 21kph (13-15mph).
The Slowest snake is the Rough Scaled snake ( a kind of tiger snake) it moves at 3-7kph (1-3mph).
The Yellow Rat snake can be 7feet (2.1meters) long.
The African Python grew to 7.8meters (25feet 8inch). The record length of African Pythons is 9.78meters (31feet) long. But the Green Anaconda which weighs 400kilograms (900pounds) record length is 12.2meters (37feet 4inches).
The world’s longest snake goes to Reticulated Python it can grow to an amazing 17.8meters (59feet 2inches). But true stories of 190feet (53meters) anaconda from the wild heart of Amazon Basin.
The Puff Adder 1 kind of venomous snake, can strikes 3/4 times a second (18feet per second).