7 of the World’s Most Dangerous Lizards and Turtles

By Manish Choudhary

1. Komodo Dragon

– Big lizard from Indonesia. – Dangerous bite with bacteria and venom.

2. Gila Monster

– Venomous lizard in the U.S. and Mexico. – Rare bites can cause pain and swelling.

3. Mexican Beaded Lizard

– Like Gila monster, found in Mexico. – Venomous bites causing severe pain.

4. Alligator Snapping Turtle

– Big turtle in the U.S. – Powerful bite, can cause serious injury.

5. Common Snapping Turtle

– North American turtle. – Aggressive and can bite hard.

6. Box Jellyfish

– Dangerous marine creature in Australia. – Extremely venomous, can be deadly.

7. Softshell Turtles

– Some, like spiny softshell, can be aggressive. – Sharp bites can hurt, but not venomous.