The Black Mamba(Dendroaspis polylepis) is an Elapid Snake and who is one of the most danger and feared snake in Africa.it is covers wide range in Africa and many African people dead by Black mamba.the black mamba is native to South Africa, Zimbabwe, Somalia, Egypt, Ethiopia, Namibia, Kenya, Tanzania, Botswana, Uganda, Rwanda, Zambia, Angola, Malawi, Mozambique, the Congo and Swaziland.black mamba is also very famous and known for fast acting and aggressive strike when disturbed by other and it’s strike is not helpful because it’s strike with deadly precision.one drop of the poison of black mamba is enough for 10 human for dead.if black mamba strikes one human and then after if no medical service provided in 15 minutes so,human is confirmly dead.
This animal is not black at all but Black Mamba name is given to it because of its inky black mouth.black mambas have a many colour and many types of mambas like dark olive, olive green, grey brown, or metal color.Some of them have a light band around their body and As mambas get older, their skin begins to darken.The black mamba is the largest venomous snake in Africa and the second largest venomous snake in the world after the King Cobra.Black Mamba has an average length of 2.5 meter(8.2 feet) and maximum length is 4.5 meter(14 feet).like all other cold blood reptiles,the Black Mamba capture the external sun heat for regulate the temperature of it’s body.Black Mamba is also known as a Dendroaspis which means that “Tree Snake”.Black mambas are widespread over the African continent and occur from Somalia to South Africa.The black mamba's habitat consists of savannahs, bushland, and outcrops and they have also been known to shelter themselves in termite mounds, hollow trees, and burrows. Many times they have been found in homes.Black mamba has a very powerful and very strong venom which contains fast-acting neurotoxins and cardiotoxins and including calciseptine.Its bite delivers about 100–120 mg of venom on average and however it can deliver up to 400 mg. If the venom reaches a vein, 0.25 mg/kg is sufficient to kill a human in 50% of cases.this snake is very fearful in Africa.
Black Mamba’s attack video
Black Mamba’s move & run