• Number 10 Alligator, Crocodile: there were stories of unwanted baby alligators flushed down the drain and people wanted to believe that they grew into giants that fed on sanitation workers; With strong jaws and their ability to hold their breath very long, they are very scary; Mentioned in movies and Egyptian mythology; Still crab our imagination
  • Number 9 Anaconda: First Europeans return from the S. American rain forests with the anaconda as a monster that can swallow in a single gulp; took a real stranglehold of our imagination; preys on other monsters; Can take on a caiman and win but we are seldom on the menu; We're prepared to believe to any story about a snake in the grass since day one; Only 10% of snakes in the world are venomous
  • Number 8 Tarantula: long been shrouded in a web of superstition and fear; For many people, all spiders are scary; Biggest and hairiest spiders in the world; Hunts with its size and snake; Some people are arachnophobia; It's bite can kill a snake but no more toxic than a bee sting; Like to hunt and hide in banana trees and were exported around the world; Hard time to get out of a reputation
  • Number 7 Shark: capable of completely clearing a beach; Been in so many movies that people are still afraid to go in the water; Sharks attack 100 humans around the world each year; Take only one bite then spit us out because we are too bony but can make a big hole in a human
  • Number 6 Bear: broke into almost a thousand cars and caused more than half a million dollars worth of damage in searches for food; Responsible for 130 fatalities in N. America alone for the last hundred years; We think they are always out to get us but they are most vegetarian
  • Number 5 Colossal Squid: scared sailors for centuries; make up stories about it because it has never been seen alive in the wild; jet propelled killers; Hunts in waters so deep and so cold that there is no chance of those mighty tentacles ever latching onto us
  • Number 4 Gorilla: they have scared both African explorers and the world's movie-goers for more than a century; Now, we go ape over them because it is really a gentle vegetarian after we spend a little quality time with them and stop making them up as monsters
  • Number 3 Vampire Bat: thanks to centuries of myth and superstition, many people think that a bat is attacking you when it flies past your head; Thanks to vampire legend,people think all bats are dangerous and never see the good things they do in the dark
  • Number 2 Piranha: little fish with big reputation; Their ferocity is world-renowned; Can thank Teddy Roosevelt; there is something more than a little fishy about their fiendish reputation
  • Number 1 Wolf: preying on our minds for generations, but we've been persecuting them for centuries because we are still scared of them but they aren't really that bad

Ad blocker interference detected!

Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.