Reptiles questions This is a list of recently added questions about reptiles. Play reptiles quiz and see all the questions. What turtle spends 95% of its life buried and motionless?Cantor's giant softshell turtle is a species of freshwater turtle native to Southeast Asia. It is an ambush predator and primarily carnivorous, feeding on crustaceans, mollusks and fish. The turtle spends 95% of its life buried and motionless, with only its eyes and mouth protruding from the sand. It surfaces only twice a day to take a breath.Created by: Ninjaihard 52% Galápagos giant tortoiseGalápagos giant tortoise7Aldabra giant tortoiseAldabra giant tortoise26Cantor's giant softshell turtleCantor's giant softshell turtle66Madagascan big-headed turtleMadagascan big-headed turtle26zoology riddles » Which snake is capable to move at speed exceeding 10 km/h?Black mamba. There have been many unrealistic stories concerning the black mamba's speed, including the myth that it can outrun a running human. In reality, the maximum speed ever recorded was at 11 km/h. Not so impressing, but still it is the fastest moving snake indigenous to Africa, and perhaps the fastest anywhere.Created by: Ninjaihard 48% boa constrictorboa constrictor719common vipercommon viper3018Indian cobraIndian cobra2185black mambablack mamba5664animals riddles » Which snake has the longest fangs?Gaboon viper is found in the rainforests and savannas of sub-Saharan Africa. Like all vipers, it is venomous. It has the longest fangs (up to 5 cm) and the highest venom yield of any snake. The body is boldly patterned with rectangles and triangles of buff, purple, and brown, which gives the snake its velvetlike appearance and provides excellent camouflage.Created by: Ninjaihard 43% boa constrictorboa constrictor89long-nosed viperlong-nosed viper218Gaboon viperGaboon viper630eastern diamondback rattlesnakeeastern diamondback rattlesnake505animal records riddles » Which snake builds its nest on the ground?King cobra. The king cobra is unusual among snakes in that the female is a very dedicated parent. For the nest, the female scrapes up leaves and other debris into a mound, and stays in the nest until the young hatch. She guards the mound tenaciously, rearing up into a threat display if any large animal gets too close. When the eggs start to hatch, the female leaves the nest.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 36% reticulated pythonreticulated python80king cobraking cobra138anacondaanaconda56rattlesnakerattlesnake107nature riddles » What is the primary food of the king cobra?Reptiles. King cobra's diet consists primarily of other snakes, including rat snakes, small pythons, and even other venomous snakes such as various members of the true cobras and the krait. When food is scarce, it also feeds on other small vertebrates, such as lizards, birds, and rodents.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 26% birdsbirds8reptilesreptiles43rodentsrodents69whatever it can catchwhatever it can catch41nature riddles » Where one can encounter the flying dragon?Borneo. The flying dragon is a species of lizard endemic to tropical rain forests of Southeast Asia. It can be found in Indonesia, Thailand, the Philippines, Vietnam, Singapore and India. It is known for its ability to glide using winglike lateral extensions of skin called patagia.Created by: Ninjaiaverage 63% MadagascarMadagascar165Sri LankaSri Lanka169BorneoBorneo947TasmaniaTasmania217animals riddles » Which reptile subgroup is considered extinct?Synapsids were the largest terrestrial vertebrates in the Permian period, 299 to 251 million years ago, although some of the larger pareiasaurs at the end of Permian could match them in size. Created by: Tschukavery hard 26% AnapsidAnapsid187DiapsidDiapsid308SynapsidSynapsid369None of the above are extinctNone of the above are extinct513dinosaurs riddles » What snake is that?Western green mamba. Very charcteristic fo western green mambas are big green rinds in various shapes and black edges. Like all the other mambas, the western green mamba is a highly venomous species. Its venom can kill human being very fast unless antivenom is provided.Created by: Ninjaieasy 79% grass snakegrass snake758western green mambawestern green mamba8009inland taipaninland taipan699king cobraking cobra597dangerous animals riddles » What is the longest snake?Reticulated python. This species is the largest snake native to Asia. More than a thousand wild reticulated pythons in southern Sumatra were studied and estimated to have a length range of 1.5 to 6.5 m (4.9 to 21.3 ft) and a weight range of 1 to 75 kg (2.2 to 165.3 lb). Reticulated pythons with lengths more than 6 m (19.7 ft) are rare, though according to the Guinness Book of World Records, it is the only extant snake to regularly exceed that length. A reticulated python of the same length as a green anaconda may weigh only half as much as the bulkier anaconda.Created by: Merginsvery hard 28% Boa constrictorBoa constrictor313AnacondaAnaconda1728Reticulated pythonReticulated python883King cobraKing cobra147animals riddles » Which snake is the most venomous?Inland taipan. The maximum amount of venom released with one bite can kill about 100 people. Interestingly, none of the recorded incidents of bitten humans have been fatal. Created by: Kecajqhard 42% inland taipaninland taipan2434king cobraking cobra1574indian cobraindian cobra477eastern diamondback rattlesnakeeastern diamondback rattlesnake1184zoology riddles » Play reptiles quiz and see all the questions.