Reptiles are vertebrates that colonized terrestrial habitats more extensively than their amphibian ancestors. This profile explores basic facts about reptiles including how they are classified, what they eat, where they live and the characteristics that make them different from other animal groups.
Facts About Reptiles
Learn interesting facts about reptiles and find out about their diversity, evolutionary history and the characteristics make them different from other animal groups.
The Basic Reptile Groups
The different types of reptiles are classified into four groups including crocodilians, lizards, snakes and turtles. This article explores reptile classification in order to better understand their diversity and common characteristics.