Dangerous Tropical Island Animals
Animals to Watch out for when Lost on an Island
Insects and Reptiles
Brown Recluse-found near human habitation,this spider has a tissue destroying hemotoxin. After twelve hours, redness/swelling develop. Bites may take one year to heal.
Banana Spider- world's most venemous spider that lives in moist environments. Pain goes from painfull swelling to asphyxiation. Bites may be fatal after two hours.
Scolopendra Gigantea- reaches up to one foot and can outrun a small child. These centipede-looking creatures eat anything from lizards to tarantulas and birds to bats. These painfull insects inflict injuries such as severe itching/redness or extreme swelling.
The Carribbean Scorpion
- may cause small swelling
- reaches two inches
- can glow bright yellow and green
- has enough poison to kill giant centipedes