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 Post subject: Re: Reptile Quiz (RV)
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 Post subject: Re: Reptile Quiz (RV)
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Lizard :hmz:

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 Post subject: Re: Reptile Quiz (RV)
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Phokojwe :thumbs_up: Lizard. The Snake is second in line.

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How long can Crocodiles stay underwater?

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 Post subject: Re: Reptile Quiz (RV)
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+- 60 minutes

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 Post subject: Re: Reptile Quiz (RV)
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"Crocodiles stay underwater for between 10 to 15 minutes. If the Crocodile is trying to hide from a threat, dive length may be longer, up to 30 minutes or more. Most Crocodiles can actually remain underwater up to 2 hours if pressed."

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 Post subject: Re: Reptile Quiz (RV)
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Correct Philip1 :thumbs_up:
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 Post subject: Re: Reptile Quiz (RV)
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:thumbs_up: Thanks. :)

What is the fastest reptile on land?

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 Post subject: Re: Reptile Quiz (RV)
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It is a lizard called the spiny tailed-eguana which can go up to speeds of 30km/h

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 Post subject: Re: Reptile Quiz (RV)
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:gflower: You have done it, Heksie. :thumbs_up:

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 Post subject: Re: Reptile Quiz (RV)
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Thanks Philip :thumbs_up:

The chameleon's tongue can extent to about its full bodylenght out of its mouth at ................... :hmz:

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 Post subject: Re: Reptile Quiz (RV)
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... at around a sixteenth of a second?

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 Post subject: Re: Reptile Quiz (RV)
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more than 26 body lengths per second or the equivalent of 21.6km/h

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 Post subject: Re: Reptile Quiz (RV)
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Tongue projection occurs at extremely high performance, reaching the prey in as little as 0.07 seconds.

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 Post subject: Re: Reptile Quiz (RV)
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Philip as you are trying your bestest and hardest I will give it to you :thumbs_up:

The answer is a chameleons tongue can reach its full bodylenght at a speed of 5m/s :whistle:

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