Species Guide

The Animal Species of Africa


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Reptiles and Amphibians

Reptiles and amphibians are of the oldest animals on earth, even predating the dinosaur era. They are vertebrates, having an internal skeleton, but unlike mammals and birds cannot self-regulate their body temperatures. Been ‘cold-blooded’ they are often seen sunning themselves to pick up their body temperatures. Read more about Reptiles and Amphibians

Insects & arthropods

Read more about Insects & arthropods