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rep·tile fam·i·ly

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  1. reptile familynoun

    a family of reptiles


  1. reptile family

    A reptile family is a higher rank in the biological classification (taxonomy) of reptiles, falling between the order and genus. It consists of related species that share common features and ancestry. Examples of reptile families include Testudinidae (tortoises), Elapidae (cobras), and Alligatoridae (alligators and caimans). Membership in a family is determined by a combination of physical characteristics, genetic indicators, behavior, and geographic distribution.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of reptile family in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of reptile family in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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  1. Sterling Nesbitt:

    There's such a huge gap in our understanding around the time when the common ancestor of birds and crocodilians was alive — there isn't a lot out there in the fossil record from that part of the reptile family tree.


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