How do reptiles reproduce?

Answer Reptiles primarily reproduce by laying eggs, which classifies them as oviparous. However, some species of snakes and lizards actually give birth to their young, which classifies them as viviparous,... Read More »

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Do reptiles reproduce sexually or asexually?

Most reptiles reproduce sexually, similar to other vertebrates. Six families of lizard and one family of snakes, however, are capable of asexual reproduction. Depending on the species, reptiles eit... Read More »

What does reproduce mean?

The Merriam-Webster Dictionary defines the word "reproduce" as "to produce (new individuals of the same kind) by a sexual or asexual process." Plants reproduce sexually from eggs and sperm produced... Read More »

How do sea cucumbers reproduce?

See cucumbers are a diverse ocean-dwelling animal. There are hundreds of species and most of them reproduce externally (except for about 30) with male and female members of the species. The others ... Read More »

How often do earthworms reproduce?

Earthworms can breed and reproduce every 27 days, according to organic waste management company Vermitech. Worms can reproduce roughly once a month due to their fast breeding time. This allows thei... Read More »