The world is full of thousands of amazing creatures, many of which come from our imagination. Every year specialists discover new animals, either completely new, previously extinct or even with strange mutations. However, not only the new species can surprise you. Also the existing ones can get you out one or another scare.
The earth is full of amazing creatures, the existence of which is really hard to believe. Reptiles are no exception. Some of them are so unusual that when users see their photos on the Internet, they can’t believe their eyes.
01. Gila monster
The name makes it clear that it is a poisonous and potentially dangerous species. Despite this, they are quite shy and prefer to avoid encounters with potential enemies.
02. The Komodo dragon, one of the largest lizards in the world
03. Blue Abronia, one of the rarest lizards in the world
04. Green anole or North American chameleon
05. King Cobra
King cobras grow throughout their lives. Therefore, it is not surprising that super-large individuals are found in nature, reaching four meters in length.
06. Basilisk – a lizard that can run on water
07. frilled dragon
08. Africans egg snake
These snakes are famous for their aggressive nature and innate ability to raid bird nests. The absence of teeth and the special structure of the vertebrae allow them to easily swallow large eggs.
09. rhinoceros snake
They call it that because of its peculiar nose that is not really a nose. These are just scales that have changed in the process of evolution and have taken such an ext
10. dragon snake
An unusual nocturnal reptile distinguished from the rest by the presence of several rows of strange, widely spaced scales
11. Vulture Turtle
It is one of the largest freshwater turtles. Their weight can reach from 8.5 to 60 kilograms. It has a rather aggressive character, so once again it is better not to disturb the animal and not to appear on its path.
12. soft shell turtles
These turtles are characterized by their lack of a shell. Its back is covered with smooth skin or rare spines.
13. The gharial crocodile
14. A 14-year-old albino python
Despite their frightening appearance, pythons do not have venomous bites. It is common to see these types of snakes as pets and with huge terrariums just for them.
15. Parson’s chameleon
16. legless lizard
At first glance it looks like one of the varieties of snakes. However, it differs from snakes by its movable eyelids, a special shoulder girdle, and a completely different jaw structure.
17. Marine iguana
They are a great example of the adaptation of living beings to their environmental conditions. During their evolution they learned to swim underwater, like crocodiles. They also got sharper teeth to bite down on their food more easily.
18. red rock dragon
It is one of the most colorful reptiles on the planet. Her skin is so unusual that she was nicknamed Spider-Man.
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