King cobra (Ophiophagus hannah) - The magnificent king cobra is the longest venomous snake in the world. It uses it powerful neurotoxic venom to kill and eat other snakes, including other cobras. The venom is so powerful, it can kill a full-grown elephant, and king cobras exhibit no fear of other animals. This one, named Golden Boy, is about 14 feet long.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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