News file for: Snakes

Lizard Mothers Turn Protective When Predators Lurk, Study

Lizard Mothers Turn Protective When Predators Lurk, Study

In a rare show of maternal care in lizards, female Asian long-tailed skinks actively deter snakes from consuming their eggs on Taiwan’s Orchid Island.

Deadly Sea Snakes: Alike But Not The Same

Deadly Sea Snakes: Alike But Not The Same

The lethal beaked sea snake is actually two species which separately evolved to give identical snakes.