Herpetofauna of Thailand
2 galleriesThe word amphibian means two-lives. Amphibians spend their lives in the water and on land. All amphibians begin their life in water with gills and tails. As they grow, they develop lungs and legs for their life on land. Members of this animal class are frogs, toads, salamanders, newts, and caecilians or blindworms.
4 galleriesAny of a class Reptilia, are cold-blooded, air-breathing, usually egg-laying vertebrates that include crocodiles, lizards, snakes, turtles and tortoises, and that have a body typically covered with scales or bony plates and a bony skeleton with a single occipital condyle, a distinct quadrate bone usually immovably articulated with the skull, and ribs attached to the sternum