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    • Sphenodontidae
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Recent observations

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What

Tuatara Sphenodon punctatus

Observer

moynihac

Date

March 15, 2015 11:52 AM NZDT

Description

At Zelandia

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Tuatara Sphenodon punctatus

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evienature

Date

May 9, 2015 11:07 AM NZST

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Tuatara Sphenodon punctatus

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evienature

Date

May 9, 2015 10:58 AM NZST

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Tuatara Sphenodon punctatus

Observer

rathkeale

Date

May 7, 2015 12:57 PM NZST

Description

Baby lives to roughly 100 years old

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What

Tuatara Sphenodon punctatus

Observer

rathkeale

Date

May 7, 2015 01:12 PM NZST

Description

4 tuataras, one of them are huge! Tuatara don't drink they absorb!

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Tuatara Sphenodon punctatus

Observer

paremata1

Date

May 6, 2015 12:15 PM NZST

Description

Baby tuatara

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Tuatara Sphenodon punctatus

Observer

paremata1

Date

May 6, 2015 12:14 PM NZST

Description

Tail of the tuatara

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Tuatara Sphenodon punctatus

Observer

paremata1

Date

May 6, 2015 12:03 PM NZST

Description

Baby tuatara

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Tuatara Sphenodon punctatus

Observer

paremata1

Date

May 6, 2015 11:03 AM NZST

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Tuatara Sphenodon punctatus

Observer

paremata1

Date

May 6, 2015 10:43 AM NZST

Description

Very soft skin

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Tuatara Sphenodon punctatus

Observer

paremata3

Date

May 6, 2015 11:28 AM NZST

Description

Gate 29. James C room 14

Photos / Sounds

What

Tuatara Sphenodon punctatus

Observer

paremata3

Date

May 5, 2015 11:18 AM NZST

Description

Juvenile tuatara hatchlings in cage.
Number thirty on fence
And other tuatara in their own burrows along fence.

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Description from Wikipedia

In 1996, Reynoso named Sphenodontidae a family of Sphenodontia. Sphenodontidae has one subfamily, named Sphenodontinae.

No range data available.