The odds of an albino giant tortoise are 1 in 100,000.
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U.S. border officers have caught an accused wildlife smuggler allegedly trying to cross from Tijuana to San Diego with nine snakes and 43 horned lizards stuffed into his clothes.
A crocodile in Indonesia has finally been freed from a motorbike tire that had been stuck around its neck for at least 6 years after a local man caught it in a handmade trap.
Reference Copperhead snakes are common in North America, and have the distinction of biting more people in the United States than any other snake.
Federal prosecutors charged a man with illegally harvesting wild turtles to sell commercially, which is illegal in Florida.
A newly discovered species of extinct ancient turtle uncovered in Madagascar is proof of convergent evolution of suction feeding in turtles.
Scientists have solved a 150-year-old mystery surrounding the classification of the extinct horned crocodile from Madagascar, giving it its own evolutionary group.
Here's why thousands of sea turtles were paralyzed in the frigid waters along the Texas coastline during the unprecedented winter storm that swept across the country this week.
The Madagascar chameleon Brookesia nana measures half an inch long, and may be critically endangered. He also has huge genitals
One of London's Wildlife Photographer of the Year honorees shows an endangered crocodile carrying 100 babies on his back
New analysis of the ancient crocodylian Deinosuchus confirms that this apex predator had jaws and teeth that were powerful enough to subdue massive dinosaur prey.
These strange, long-necked Triassic beasts were able to coexist because they chowed down on different prey.
Why did these male turtles have horned shells? Likely to protect their heads during fierce combat, a study finds.