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Bagheera kiplingi

The vegetarian spider

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Pitvipers

Some of the most common snake bites and how to avoid them

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Glowing sharks

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My family and I have been traveling the United States in our fifth wheel camper since October 10, 2016. During this time I have gotten a lot of opportunity to explore the various types of wildlife and history. I love snakes and have adopted three. Niles Louhiss Abner Logsdon the first is our Corn snake […]

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Here is a list of of things that I use often and would recommend for other pet parents and anyone curious about animals in general. Clint’s Reptiles is a very educational and enthusiastic youtube channel, where Clint can find the best pet reptiles, bird, amphibian, or invertebrate for you! Snake Discovery is a great Youtube […]

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Colubrid Snakes

Colubrid or Colubridae snakes are the largest family of snakes in the world. They are slender and more active than other snakes, and most of them are non venomous. Those that are venomous, however, are just mildly venomous and are rear fanged, so it just helps the snake swallow its food. Colubrid snakes have one […]

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Venom or Poison

Venom and poison are often confused with each other. Both can be deadly, but they each are used for different purposes. Venom is typically used to hunt and kill prey, and is injected, like a wasp, snake, or spider. Whereas poison is used more as a defense thru swallowing, inhaling or absorption through the skin. […]

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Pit vipers

Pitvipers or Crotalinae snakes are all venomous, and are distinguished from other snakes by the two pit organs under their eyes. You probably have heard that snakes can see in infrared light – which is seeing light by temperature. This is not necessarily true for all snakes, but some snakes, like pit vipers and constrictors, […]

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The vegetarian spider

Did you know that there is actually a spider that is vegetarian? Many jumping spiders have been found eating plants and nectar alongside an insectivore diet, and whenever a spider recycles its web by eating it, they will also consume any pollen or plant matter that might be stuck to it. But the Bagheera kiplingi […]

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Glowing sharks

Many creatures of the deep sea have developed the ability to glow. This cool phenomenon comes through Bioluminescence, either from a chemical in their body, or bacteria on their skin. But the bio-fluorescence that appear in these Swell Sharks (Cephaloscyllium ventriosum) is different. Sharks have light and dark spots all over their bodies, and the […]

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