Nr. 37

Reptiles (N-37)

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The requirements for the Reptiles honor are as follows:

     

  1. Name 15 reptiles (lizards, snakes, and/or turtles) found in North America. Tell where they live, their food habits, and their economic importance.

     

  2. Name five poisonous reptiles of North America, and describe the position of the fangs in each. Describe the geographical distribution of these reptiles.

     

  3. Tell what to do if you are bitten by a poisonous snake.

     

  4. Tell what to o if you are bitten by a non-poisonous snake.

     

  5. Tell the life history of one representative of each:
    1. Lizard
    2. Snake
    3. Turtle

     

  6. Compare lizards, snakes, and turtles as to variation in eyes, ears, teeth, heart, lungs, limbs, tails, and scales (shells).
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