Essays Tagged: "Reptile"


Reptiles are often thought of as slimy, but their skin their skin is actually cool, dry, and leather ... as slimy, but their skin their skin is actually cool, dry, and leathery. The scales, which give the reptiles' skin their texture, are part of a thick skin with few glands. The reptile must periodicall ... he reptile must periodically shed its outgrown scales and replace then with a larger set, which the reptile grows before it sheds the old. Their thick skin helps them conserve some heat in its body. M ...

(1 pages) 25 0 2.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Nahash the serpent. The word Nahash is written with the accents in the hebrewq, which may not come thru in the text download.

snake as a slimy, slithery, cat eyed worm and typically people think of the snake as an ugly, scary reptile. For many, many generations the sapiens have despised and felt contempt for the Septuagint. ...

(4 pages) 24 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Endangered Species:The Rhinocerous Iguana

guana is Cyclura cornuta. The Cyclura cornuta is the Animalia kingdom, the chordate phylum, and the reptile class. The evolutionary history of reptiles is from the extinct reptiles, which are the dino ... n García National Park, and Lago Enriquillo National Park, including Isla CabritoBibliographyReptiles of the World 12/2 URls ...

(7 pages) 62 0 3.8 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

Harry POtter Sorcerors Stone

arry and Dudley. Harry, for the first time, got to go to the zoo on Dudley's birthday. While in the reptile area Harry talks to a snake. While Dudley is looking at it the glass disappears and the snak ...

(5 pages) 7 0 0.0 Mar/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Warm Blooded Or Cold Bloded

Dinosaurs, like other reptiles, were thought until fairly recently to be cold-blooded. There is still a good case for this ... rs such as sunlight and shade. Cold-blooded creatures include fish, amphibians (such as frogs), and reptiles. The view that dinosaurs were cold-blooded includes these evidences: all other living repti ... high activity level suggests warm-bloodedness; dinosaur bones were more porous than those of living reptiles. This indicates a high rate of blood flow, a characteristic of warm-blooded creatures. Some ...

(3 pages) 17 0 4.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

"Leather-Back Turtles"

dangered animals. One current endangered animal is the leather-back turtle, the most ancient living reptile in our world today. I understand that with the use of technology, we can save these endanger ...

(1 pages) 6 0 3.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Imporant Decisions In Huck Finn

stioning him. After Mary Jane scolds her Huck says to himself this is the girl I'm letting that old reptile rob of her money! (169). Mary Jane and Susan make Joanna apologize to Huck and Joanna apolog ...

(5 pages) 1358 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare

Scientific Journal Article Translation

The popularity of exotic pets such as reptiles has increased steadily since the 1980's. Among exotic pets, the most popular imported into ... ,183 in 1982 to 569,774 in 1994. In 1994, an estimated 3% of American households owned at least one reptile. Unfortunately, a lot of inaccurate information regarding care of exotic pets circulates, an ... important health concern is the risk of exposure to salmonella organisms to green iguana and other reptile owners. Although iguana lovers may be aware of a risk of salmonella exposure when handling t ...

(4 pages) 746 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Depresonalization- Derealization

d. I purashed a carpet python and and a water python off them. Thankfully i was able to look at the reptiles before purchase. The water python is fine but that was captive breed so i can understand th ... s a very fussy feeding and rarely feeds. When i purchased the snake it was my first experience with reptiles and i was told it was a excellent snake that eats well, by ben. Well dont get me wrong it i ...

(1 pages) 802 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

REPTILIA: CROCODYLIA: ALLIGATORIDAE CAIMAN CROCODILUS This is a species account Caiman crocodilus, common name: Common Caiman or the Spectacled caiman

_______________________________________________________�Catalogue of American Amphibians and Reptiles.Amelingmeier, Amber. 2008. Caiman crocodilus.Caiman crocodilusCommon Caiman, Spectacled cai ... rt to develop, different vertebrates will be a larger percent of the diet such as fish, amphibians, reptiles and water birds (Magnusson et al., 1987). The older the animals get, the more capable they ...

(6 pages) 10 0 5.0 Sep/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology