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Top 10 Most Deadliest Animals on Earth

1.  Mosquitoes: 750,000 deaths a year

Since decades, Mosquitoes has been with this crown – The most deadliest animal on earth. This pesky bugs that suck blood and transmit viruses from person to person are responsible for the most animal-related deaths.

Malaria by itself is responsible for more than half of mosquito-related deaths, predominantly in sub-Saharan Africa, though it’s on the decline: The incidence of malaria fell by 37 percent between 2000 and 2015, according to the World Health Organisation.

Dengue fever, another mosquito-borne disease, has become a leading cause of hospitalisation and death among children in some Asian and Latin-American countries.

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