Herpetology

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Herpetology is the branch of zoology concerned with the study of amphibians (including frogs, toads, salamanders, newts and the gymnophiona) and reptiles (including snakes, lizards, amphisbaenids, turtles, terrapins, tortoises, crocodilians and the tuataras). The discipline can include the biology, ecology, behaviour, taxonomy and husbandry of these organisms.

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