reptiles

 

Ball Python

Ball Python

Scientific Name: Python regius 
Habitat: Grasslands, savannas, sparse forests 
Lifespan: 20-30 years in captivity; less in the wild

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Box Turtle

Box Turtle

Scientific Name: Terrapene carolina 
Habitat: Moist forests and wetlands
Lifespan: Approximately 40 years; over 80 years has been reported

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Rainbow Boa

Brazillian Rainbow Boa

Scientific Name: Epicrates cenchria cenchria 
Habitat: Tropical rainforests 
Lifespan: 20-25 years in captivity

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Blue Tongued Skink

California Mountain Kingsnake

Scientific Name: Lampropeltis zonata spp.
Habitat: Mountain ranges of California 
Lifespan: 10-15 years in the wild; up to 20 years in captivity

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Desert Tortoise

Desert Tortoise

Scientific Name: Gopherus agassizii
Habitat: Deserts 
Lifespan: 50-80 years

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Blue Tongued Skink

Indonesian Blue-Tongued Skink

Scientific Name: Tiliqua gigas gigas
Habitat: Grasslands, tropical woodlands 
Lifespan: 18-20 years in captivity

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leopard gecko

Leopard Gecko

Scientific Name: Eublepharis macularius
Habitat: Rocky desert, sparse grasslands 
Lifespan: Unknown in the wild; up to 25 years in captivity

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Prehensile Tailed Skink

Prehensile-tailed Skink

Scientific Name: Corucia zebrata
Habitat: Rainforests 
Lifespan: 15-20 years

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