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Postby SU_reptile » Wed Dec 13, 2006 7:31 pm

Hi there everyone. I have a great request. Would you be so kind as to write down how many species of reptiles there is in your country. I believe you will find such information in most books about fauna of your country.
I would appreciate such information. THX
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Postby sachin » Thu Dec 14, 2006 4:32 am

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Postby kjle » Thu Dec 14, 2006 9:06 pm

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Postby Schröder » Sun Dec 24, 2006 5:29 am

230.....(Trinidad and Tobago)
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Re: Familiar reptiles

Postby vk4vfx » Sun Jan 07, 2007 12:10 am

SU_reptile wrote:Hi there everyone. I have a great request. Would you be so kind as to write down how many species of reptiles there is in your country. I believe you will find such information in most books about fauna of your country.
I would appreciate such information. THX


Australia:

Dragons … 64 species
Geckos …..91 species
Pygopods ..32 species
Skinks ......303 species
Goannas ...24 species

File snakes ..2
Pythons …...14
Colubrids …10
Elapids…….80
Typhlopids...30

And 136 described species of Hydrophilids, you can do the maths :D

Stu....
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Postby David George » Sun Jan 07, 2007 5:05 am

Nearly 150 reptiles in East Africa[kenya,uganda and tanzania]
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