Characteristics of Snakes (36)
snake, (suborder Serpentes), also called serpent, any of more than 3,400 species of reptiles distinguished by their limbless condition and greatly elongated body and tail. Classified with lizards in the order Squamata, snakes represent a lizard that, over the course of evolution, has undergone structural reduction, simp...
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Finding the neck-trunk boundary in snakes: anteroposterior dissociation of myological characteristics in snakes and its implications for their neck and trunk body regionalization - Pubmed
The neck and trunk regionalization of the presacral musculoskeletal system in snakes and other limb-reduced squamates was assessed based on observations on craniovertebral and body wall muscles. It was confirmed that myological features characterizing the neck in quadrupedal squamates (i.e., squamat
Snakes Physical Characteristics: Snakes vary greatly in size and color depending on species and geographical location, but all are elongated, legless reptiles that use muscles to maneuver effectively on the ground, into trees, shrubs and through-out their environment. Snakes are cold-blooded which is why they sun during...