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16 Terrifying Tiny Creatures You Don’t Want To Encounter

Pufferfish - Pufferfish is one of the most poisonous animals in the ocean – to the point where fishermen refuse to touch them without thick gloves.
Pufferfish - Pufferfish is one of the most poisonous animals in the ocean – to the point where fishermen refuse to touch them without thick gloves.

Size doesn’t matter – this is not just something invented by those less endowed by mother nature so they can still be scary in front of others. It’s an established fact of mother nature. And if Frank the Pug’s line from Men in Black was sufficient to convince you that even a tiny galaxy could fit into Orion’s Belt, then why wouldn’t a bit of deadliness fit into these tiny little creatures? At least they’re not deceiving looking cute or anything of that sort, you pretty much know what you get. Except for that tiny little primate, the slow loris, that could totally fool you. Very un-Hollywood, being deadly with such cute eyes.

  • notyomomaslova

    lets not overlook the fact that the Blue Ringed Octopus is only found in Australia

  • scuttlebut

    This list is wildly innacurate. The cone snail should be first. There’s a huge difference between venomous animals and poisonous animals, and you don’t need gloves to handle a pufferfish. Not even the guy in the photo is wearing gloves.