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StrangeAnimals.info is a blog dedicated to the world's most odd,unusual and strange animals. Here you will find information, pictures and videos of animals that you will hardly believe they actually exist.

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  • September 23, 2010
  • 12:00 PM
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Komodo Dragon - Largest Lizard in the world

by beredim in Strange Animals

Komodo dragons are known for being the world's largest species of lizard. The post contains extensive info, images, videos and interesting facts about these terrifying predators.... Read more »

Lutz, Richard L. (1992) Komodo, the living dragon. Choice Reviews Online, 29(06), 29-29. DOI: 10.5860/CHOICE.29-3309  

Collar DC, Schulte JA 2nd, & Losos JB. (2011) Evolution of extreme body size disparity in monitor lizards (Varanus). Evolution; international journal of organic evolution, 65(9), 2664-80. PMID: 21884063  

Montgomery JM, Gillespie D, Sastrawan P, Fredeking TM, & Stewart GL. (2002) Aerobic salivary bacteria in wild and captive Komodo dragons. Journal of wildlife diseases, 38(3), 545-51. PMID: 12238371  

Watts, P., Buley, K., Sanderson, S., Boardman, W., Ciofi, C., & Gibson, R. (2006) Parthenogenesis in Komodo dragons. Nature, 444(7122), 1021-1022. DOI: 10.1038/4441021a  

  • November 30, 1999
  • 12:00 AM
  • 2,897 views

Honeypot Ants - Live food storage units

by beredim in Strange Animals

Honey ants are a weird class of ant-workers that engorge themselves with food. Overtime, their abdomen gets as big as a grape. In times of need, they will either regurgitate the stored liquid or sacrifice themselves to feed the rest of the colony. ... Read more »

  • November 30, 1999
  • 12:00 AM
  • 1,728 views

The Australian Turtle Frog

by beredim in Strange Animals

The turtle frog is a strange animal from western australia. Named after their turtle-like body, the species feeds exclusively on termites.... Read more »

  • November 30, 1999
  • 12:00 AM
  • 2,036 views

The Australian Turtle Frog

by beredim in Strange Animals

The turtle frog is a strange animal from western australia. Named after their turtle-like body, the species feeds exclusively on termites.... Read more »

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