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Does Platypus have venom?

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Nicole Maw

Yes, It is one of the few venomous mammals; the male Platypus has a spur on the hind foot that delivers a venom capable of causing severe pain to humans.

Judy Bollinger

The male platypus has a spur on either hind foot that excretes venom. Females are born with spurs, but fall off before adulthood.

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