Platypus


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Frequency asked questions and rumours

When was Platypus released?

Platypus was released on 2 Jun, 2004

Who was the developer that made Platypus?

Anthony Flack were the developers that made Platypus

Is a platypus poisonous?

Platypuses (which is the correct plural form, not “platypi”) are among the few venomous mammals. Males have a spur, connected to a venom-secreting gland, on each hind foot.18 Feb 2022

How poisonous are platypus to humans?

This platypus, renowned as one of the few mammals that lay eggs, also is one of only a few venomous mammals. The males can deliver a mega-sting that causes immediate, excruciating pain, like hundreds of hornet stings, leaving victims incapacitated for weeks.13 Jan 2010

Are platypuses extinct 2021?

The platypus is not considered to be in immediate danger of extinction, because conservation measures have been successful, but it could be adversely affected by habitat disruption caused by dams, irrigation, pollution, netting, and trapping.

How many platypus are left in the world 2021?

How many Platypuses are left in the world? There are 300,000 Platypuses left in the world.25 Feb 2022

What is the deadliest venom in the world?

Most Venomous Animal in the World to Humans: Inland Taipan Snake. One bite from an inland taipan snake has enough venom to kill 100 adult people! By volume, it’s the most venomous animal in the world to humans.11 Mar 2022

Has a platypus killed a human?

While there have been no reported human fatalities from the platypus, they have been known to kill dogs which have been unlucky enough to be stung by their sharp spur.13 Nov 2020

Are platypuses aggressive?

The platypus is not aggressive. While its sting may be fatal to smaller animals, such as dogs, there has never been a documented human fatality. The animal’s venom contains defensin-like proteins (DLPs) that cause swelling and excruciating pain.28 May 2019

How venomous are platypuses?

This platypus, renowned as one of the few mammals that lay eggs, also is one of only a few venomous mammals. The males can deliver a mega-sting that causes immediate, excruciating pain, like hundreds of hornet stings, leaving victims incapacitated for weeks.13 Jan 2010

Can I have a platypus as a pet?

Keeping a platypus as a pet is almost entirely out of the question. It’s threatened in the wild and it’s probably not even legal. Its care and diet are not easy to replicate for the hobbyist. As if you need any other reason, there’s one that might hit closer to home.14 Jan 2022

Is a platypus the most poisonous?

Just because they are a little peculiar doesn’t mean you should let your guard down. They are more dangerous then you think! The male platypus has a spur on its hind foot that contains venom lethal enough to kill a dog! This makes them one of the few venomous mammals on the planet!16 Mar 2022

Does the platypus have poisonous?

The platypus is one of the few living mammals to produce venom. The venom is made in venom glands that are connected to hollow spurs on their hind legs; it is primarily made during the mating season. While the venom’s effects are described as extremely painful, it is not lethal to humans.