#5 – Giant Nile Crocodile
A killer, a monster, a giant as scary as hell. The Nile crocodile has a the notoriety as a legitimate threat to human beings. It’s estimated that each year, this species kills hundreds, even thousands, of people. Since it has an unpredictable eating routine, a villager washing clothes at the riverbank may look like a tasty wildebeest.
A male Nile crocodile can measure anywhere between 11 feet 6 inches and 16 feet 5 inches and can weigh anywhere between 496 to 1,653 pounds. Some crocodiles have been recorded as being more than 20 feet long and weighing more than 2,400 pounds.