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Harmful biodiversity

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Poisonous plants

 

 

Major human diseases transmitted by insects

 

 

Blood-sucking insects

 

Stinging insects

 

 

Poisonous insects

 

 

Venomous spiders

 

Venomous scorpions

 

Venomous snakes

 

 

Dangerous mammals

 

 

Shark attack

We can get quite freaked out by the thought of a shark attack but in fact such attacks are extremely rare. You are more likely to be killed in a motor accident on the way to the beach than by a shark while swimming at the beach. The Great white shark is one of the most feared species of all and yet all the evidence suggests that it does not find humans a tasteful food item.

 

 


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