Australia is one country that is home to many of the most dangerous animals in the world. For a lot of people it’s one of the first things that comes to mind when Australia is mentioned and for good reason. Australia has deadly snakes, spiders, sharks, crocodiles and jellyfish among others that you would not want to meet in the wild.
This infrographic illustrates the top ten most dangerous animals in Australia. Most of the animals on the list you would expect to be there but others may surprise you.
The list was originally created by the Australian Museum in Sydney and the parameters for the their research were based on the threat posed by each animal as well as how likely you would be to come across them in the wild.