Asked in Vertebrates
What is a vertebrate with scaly skin that lays eggs?
Reptiles are all vertebrates with scaly skin, and many of them lay eggs. 70% of snakes lay eggs, while most lizards also lay eggs. Alligators and crocodiles lay eggs, and all known turtles and tortoises lay eggs. ...
Asked in Reptiles, Alligators and Crocodiles
What size are alligators at birth?
Seeing as alligators actually lay eggs and do not birth their young this is pretty irrelevant, oviparism is the correct term for the laying of eggs that mature outside of the mother Young alligators are ten to twelve inches long at hatching. ...