In the photo, the two animals are entwined. Photo: Facebook

After spreading on the social network Facebook, the photo quickly attracted the attention of scientists and netizens.

“The photo doesn’t appear to have been edited at all. It’s a strange battle. There’s a lot of similarity about snakes that we can’t see,” said Frank Burbrink of the American Museum of Natural History. . essay.

According to National Geographic, the cobra is the longest venomous snake in the world, with some reaching up to 5.5 meters long. They often eat other snakes by paralyzing their opponents with bites to the head, paralyzing the prey’s nervous system.

Meanwhile, pythons are known to be one of the longest animals in the world, with some up to 9 meters long. They often squeeze their prey – mostly mammals – until the prey stops moving.

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