Asked in Zoology or Animal Biology
What animals are cold blooded have dry and scaly skin and breathe air though lungs?
All reptiles are cold-blooded, have dry scaly skin, and lungs for breathing. ...
Asked in Salamanders and Newts
A friend has a new pet salamander The skin feels dry and scaly so you say that it is a lizard not a salamander. Explain your reasoning?
The skin of the pet of your friend is dry and scaly because it is a reptile. ...
What is the medical term meaning Abnormal condition of dry and scaly skin?
Icthyosis is the medical term meaning abnormal condition of dry and scaly skin. It contains the combining form "itchy-" which means scale. ...
Asked in Chickens and Roosters
What is the scaly build-up on the rooster's legs?
The scales are actually the skin on its legs, this should be tough but not too dry. Sometimes if the scales are very noticeable this is because a small mite has gone under the scale and caused the scale to thicken and appear to lift. This is very common, especially if the birds are free range and they can get infested from wild birds. Scaly-Leg mites (Knemidocoptes mutans) are not life threatening but they can be irritating to the birds and make...
Asked in Medical Terminology
What is the medical term meaning abnormal condition of dry scaly skin?
Ichthyosis is medical term for abnormal condition of dryness and scaly skin Ichthyosis is medical term for abnormal condition of dryness and scaly skin ...
Asked in Dog Health
Dry scaly patches on dog's skin?
Dry, flaky skin on a dog can be the sign of a couple of different problems. Atopecia could be to blame if the dry skin is accompanied by hair loss. Mange can be another cause of dry, scaly skin. To best find out what is doing on with your dog, see your veterinarian as soon as possible. ...
Asked in Skin Care, Hair, Rashes
Why are there dots on your legs sometimes and how can you get rid of them?
You tend to get them when you shave too often. You can get rid of them by waxing your legs instead. ...
Asked in Reptiles
How does a reptile's scaly skin make it suited to life on land?
The scaly skin is largely waterproof, allowing a reptile to retain its body moisture even in a dry environment. ...