14 Feb '12, 1pm

Baby Lizards That Fit in the Palm of Your Hand

Baby Lizards That Fit in the Palm of Your Hand

Given that there are nearly 5,000 identified species, it’s hardly surprising that lizards are pretty diverse creatures. When it comes to reproduction, for example, some species actually give birth to live young! It’s true that the majority of lizards lay eggs, known in biological terms as 'oviparous'. Other species, however, seem to give birth to live babies but are, in fact, ovoviviparous. This means they produce eggs that hatch inside their bodies, so their offspring is not attached to a placenta when delivered. What’s more, some lizard species even give birth using the placental method common to mammals.

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