How dangerous is King Cobra?
Also, how deadly is a king cobra?
The king cobra (Ophiophagus hannah) is the only member of its genus. “The king cobra is the longest species of venomous snake in the world,” said Viernum. Though there are other snakes with more potent venom, the amount of neurotoxin that a king cobra can emit in one bite is enough to kill 20 people — or one elephant.
Subsequently, question is, which snake can kill King Cobra? A King Cobra (the worlds longest venomous snake) has attempted to catch, kill and eat this Reticulated Python (grows to be the longest snake in the world) and has been coiled and strangled by the python and died in the process. Both were dead when found.
Also Know, can you survive a king cobra bite?
Getting a bite from a King Cobra is probably not going to be fatal if you do the right thing after the bite. The right thing is to remain calm and wrap the bite site and the entire limb immediately with whatever you have available. It's essential that you stop the venom from going very far all at once.
Is the King Cobra the most dangerous snake in the world?
King cobra The king cobra (Ophiophagus hannah) delivers enough neurotoxins to kill an Asian elephant, as well as about 50 percent of the humans it bites. Reaching 18 feet (5.5 meters) in length, the king cobra is also the world's longest venomous snake.