Venomous Desert Dwellers
Bites & Stings
The Venomous Desert Dwellers Guide features the most dangerous reptiles, insects and spiders. These animals inject venom by stinging or biting their prey. A poisonous animal differs from a venomous one by their method of delivery. A poisonous animal will secrete toxins through their skin when another animal touches or ingests it. Examples of a poisonous animals are the Sonoran desert toad and blister beetles.