Which Australian creature has the most painful bite?

  1. Tiger snake
  2. Red back spider
  3. Platypus
  4. Sting ray

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The correct answer is C

It has venomus spurs lacated on its back legs.  Spurring usually occurs when a male platypus is hooked inadvertently on a fishing line and is then handled. (apparently any analgesic including Morphine is ineffective)