All drama aside, this section of the site is devoted to all the living, or extant, branches of the reptilia. Here one will find information on today's living alligators & crocodiles, turtles & tortoises, snakes & lizards, tuataras and the enigmatic amphisbaenians. Just click on the links below to be taken to the reptile group of your choice.
||Those toothy denizens of the waterways
||From chasing insects up walls to tackling deer; find lizards of all shapes and sizes here.
||Both feared and worshipped, few animals strike the curiosity of man more than the snakes.
||The 3rd and most cryptic "suborder" of squamates, find out the real story of these "worm lizards."
||Possibly the most unique of the reptiles, with one of the longest evolutionary histories. See just how much variety one can pull out of these shells.
||Long name, short species count. The tuatara is the only surviving member of this once great order. See what makes them so unique.