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Reptilia

Explore the amazing world of reptiles with our top ideas and fun facts. Learn about different reptile species and find inspiration for your next reptile adventure.
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Reptile itself is a class (Reptilia) under phylum Chordata. Living reptiles are of four types: Turtles and Tortoises, Snakes and Lizards, Crocodiles and Caiman, and Tuatara. Reptiles ruled the land, water and air in Mesozoic era, but most of them became extinct about 60 million years ago. There are only four living orders: Rhyncocephalia Squamata Chelonia Crocodilia. Rhyncocephalia includes a distant relative of lizards, named Tuatara. It is a living fossil and found only in New Zealand…

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