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“Male platypuses have venom-releasing spikes”

Male platypuses have venom-releasing spikes on their back foot, making them one of the few toxic animals. The spikes used as defend mechanism. The venom is strong enough to kill small animals. It can cause intense discomfort in people if the spur penetrates the skin.