On the Web - On this episode of Herpetological Highlights, Tom and Ben cover Komodo dragon dispersal, newts crossing (or not) roads, and a paper looking at reptilian brains.
Herp Highlights: Monsters and Dragons
On the Web - This episode of Herp Highlights is focused on venomous lizards. The first half is all about the desert specialist and ultra-efficient Gila monster. The latter portion covers possibly the most charismatic lizard still roaming the earth – the iconic Komodo dragon. Tom and Ben explore how these lizards interact with their environments and discuss the existence of their venoms. At the end they have the usual Species of the Bi-week who also harbors a dangerous toxin.@ On the Web