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Top 5 Most Powerful Animal Bites

Do you know what is the maximum pressure/force a human being bite could exert ? Certainly not more than hundred and sixty pounds per square inch (psi). You can feel a little pain or more and your skin may break by a human bite. The question is, would be the bite effects when the animal has 15 or 20 times more powerful bite force than human ? Sure, like animals with exceptional bite force live in this world.

Here is the list of 5 most powerful animal bites.

5 – Jaguar

Jaguar has the strongest bite as a big cat. Its bite is 200 psi. That’s almost *2 as powerful than a tiger. Jaguar have strong jaw muscles.

Top 10 Most Powerful Animal Bites
Jaguar has the strongest bite than any other big cats

4 – Hippopotamus

The Hippopotamus has 1825 psi , Hippopotamus has the powerful bite force than any other living mammal ever . The big one (mouth of hippos) contains large canines and incisors. The Hippos use their large teeth to fight with external threats.

Top 10 Most Powerful Animal Bites
Hippopotamus has the strongest bite force than any other living mammal

3 – Alligator

The alligator (American one) is the largest reptile in the North America.with its size and the bite force that makes the Alligator so special. Measuring 2125 psi, it’s the thirst most strongest and powerful animal bite in the world. With exceptionally powerful jaws, The alligators may tear the prey into pieces.

 American Alligator : most-powerful-animal-bites
The American Alligator

2 – Saltwater Crocodile

Saltwater crocodile has the most powerful bite ever tested in national geographic , the bite force of a crocodile measured at 3960 (psi). Their mouth contains between 40 to 60 large teeth. Not the teeth but also the large jaw muscles which gives the saltwater crocodiles a surprising biting power. NB : When the muscles in opening the jaws are very weak.

Saltwater Crocodile : Strongest Animal Bites in the World
Saltwater Crocodile

1 – Nile Crocodile

The Nile crocodile has bite of 5000 psi. Nile crocodile has the most powerful bite than any other living animals and creatures in the world. They have a long and powerful jaws are suited to grab the preys. The sharp conical teeth along with a strong and powerful bite make it impossible to escape from the mouth of a Nile crocodile. a Nile crocodile can take down anything that comes within its reach. PAY ATTENTION

Nile crocodile : Strongest Animal Bites in the World
Nile crocodile

Article Source : themysteriousworld
Article Experiment : National Geographic

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