By: Jaimela King
One of the most popular reptiles often taken home as pets is the Lizard also known as the gecko. These green or grey colored reptiles can range in size from the largest, the komodo monitor, to the tiny gecko. These fascinating four legged creatures are...
By: Callista Meyer
Reptiles. What does the title reptile stand for? To the untrained eye, a reptile could mean many things. Most often we refer to lizards and crocodiles as reptiles but there is so much more to the species than that. Turtles, alligators, frogs and even snakes...
By: Tanha Kade
I remember when I was growing up I owned a total of seven reptiles. I had a friend that came over one day to take a look at my scaly friends and she began asking all sorts of questions about them. One of them was...
By: C.J. Dawson
Many amazing creatures can be found throughout Central America's rainforests. But Central America's amphibians and aquatic animals are the most unique. So, let's take a short look at the different varieties that can be found throughout Central America's rainforests.Poison Dart Frog: If you haven't...
By: Wayne K. Wilkins
SAVE OUR SPECIES - CONSERVE OUR PLANETAn "endangered species" is an animal which has been drove to the brink of extinction due to their habitats being destroyed by humans or has been hunted until their numbers have been depleted to little to none making the...
By: Elizabeth Kelly
The Central American rainforests are almost a fantasy camp for amphibians. They have everything they could ever dream of having: plenty of water, zillions of bugs, lots of shady, damp places to hide. While newts, salamanders and caecilians all live here, they live in the...
By: Badly Drawn Girl
The rainforest is home to the largest amount of diverse amphibians in the world. There are over 2,100 known species of frogs, alone. Researchers believe that there are many more species of amphibians not yet discovered. But the race is on, because these fragile...
By: A.W. Berry
Reptiles have a variety of eating habits due to thermo-regulation, egg laying, dietary requirements and more. Reptiles are omnivores, insectivores, carnivores or herbivores and this can have a significant influence on their care and upkeep. Among the easier reptiles to take care of are small...
By: Debra Steele
There are four main groups of reptiles and they are turtles and tortoises, lizards and snakes, crocodiles and alligators, and the tuatara. Let's take a closer look at each group.Group 1: TuataraTuatara are classified as an endangered species. They are the only lizard looking...
By: Betsy Young
In Central America there are about 150 known species of snakes. The good news is that most of these are not poisonous. Even better news is that of the ones that are the most poisonous rarely bite. The best news of all is that even...

 

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