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Re: Reptile Quiz (RV)

Unread post by Heksie » Tue Aug 06, 2013 10:45 am

Snake?
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Unread post by Phokojwe » Tue Aug 06, 2013 10:49 am

Lizard :hmz:
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Re: Reptile Quiz (RV)

Unread post by Philip1 » Tue Aug 06, 2013 6:24 pm

Phokojwe :thumbs_up: Lizard. The Snake is second in line.
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Unread post by Phokojwe » Wed Aug 07, 2013 10:32 am

How long can Crocodiles stay underwater?
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Re: Reptile Quiz (RV)

Unread post by Heksie » Wed Aug 07, 2013 10:44 am

+- 60 minutes
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Re: Reptile Quiz (RV)

Unread post by Philip1 » Wed Aug 07, 2013 10:54 am

"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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Unread post by Phokojwe » Thu Aug 08, 2013 10:20 pm

Correct Philip1 :thumbs_up:
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Re: Reptile Quiz (RV)

Unread post by Philip1 » Fri Aug 09, 2013 8:43 am

:thumbs_up: Thanks. :)

What is the fastest reptile on land?
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Re: Reptile Quiz (RV)

Unread post by Heksie » Fri Aug 09, 2013 12:24 pm

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

Unread post by Philip1 » Fri Aug 09, 2013 5:28 pm

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

Unread post by Heksie » Fri Aug 09, 2013 5:47 pm

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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Re: Reptile Quiz (RV)

Unread post by onewithnature » Sat Aug 10, 2013 1:10 am

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

Unread post by Phokojwe » Sun Aug 11, 2013 7:22 pm

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

Unread post by Philip1 » Thu Aug 15, 2013 6:11 pm

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

Unread post by Heksie » Thu Aug 15, 2013 9:35 pm

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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