SCIENCE WORD OF THE WEEK!

SCIENCE WORD OF THE WEEK!

swow herpetology

Happy Monday and welcome to the University today! We hope you are having a great day! I’m excited to share this week’s word with you! We’re learning another field of study word! Are you ready? Let’s do this!

Today’s word is Herpetology: herpetology is the branch of biology that studies amphibians and reptiles. A herpetologists can study all of these or just amphibians or just reptiles. There area around 6,500 species of amphibians on earth and 9,500 species of reptiles! That makes for a huge amount of animals that can be studied! If you were a herpetologist what animal would you study?

turtletortoise

toad

snakesalamander

frog

Categories: adventure, amphibians, Animals, Children, conservation, education, Environment, nature, reptiles, science, wildlife | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

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4 thoughts on “SCIENCE WORD OF THE WEEK!

  1. dangrdafne

    Mocha says “Not snakes! Not snakes!!” 🙂

  2. Lovely photos among the long words!

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