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Answered 2011-03-28 13:01:46

Cobras are snakes, which are reptiles. All reptiles have scales, so, king cobras have dry, scaly skin.

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Do killer whales have scales?

No. Orcas have smooth, rubbery skin.

Is shark skin soft and smooth?

Shark skin is not soft and smooth as they it is covered in specialized scales. These scales are called placoid scales or dermal denticles.

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No. They have a thick, smooth, rubbery skin.

What defines an amphibian?

They are animals with smooth skin and no scales.

How often does a King Cobra shed its skin?

Making purses with king cobra leather would be wonderful.

Do amphibians have dry skin and scales?

No, amphibians typically have moist, smooth skin.

How does the frog differ from reptiles?

Frogs have smooth skin but reptiles have scales.

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Some had scales, but more and more dinosaur fossils are being found with feathers.

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What kind of texture is a fishes skin?

it feels kind of smooth and slimy, but they have scales

Do amphibian have hard scales?

Amphibians do not have hard scales. Their skin is smooth. It is covered in a thin layer of mucus to keep it moist.

Do elephants have scaly skin?

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How does a king cobra keep from drying out?

A king cobra keeps from drying out by shedding its skin. King cobra shed their skins 4-6 times per year for adults, and every month for juveniles.

What is the skin of a reptile like?

It's covered with scales...not that smooth...pretty rough actually

How can you tell a reptile from an amphibians?

reptiles have scales while amphibians have what is called smooth skin.

Does a mammal have smooth skin with no scales?

Mammals have smooth skin, though sometimes it is covered with hair or fur. All mammals have either hair or fur, including humans.

Why do humans hunt the king cobra?

humans hunt king cobra for skin , for vaccines in labs. and also due to few religious orthodox that they are god.

What are green sea turtles scales like?

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Why does a king cobra shed their skin?

As the snake grows its skin can not grow with it so it sheds its skin periodically (as do all snakes).

How does a king cobra grow and change?

During certain seasons the cobra will molt and change a new skin. Thats all!

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because it helps them swim faster through the water if a predator is chasing them.

Do lizards have skin or scales?

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