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Sphenodon punctatus

WBC-028: Tuatara Skull (Bone Clones)
Tuatara Skull
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Tuatara Skull - Surviving representative of the ancient reptile order Rhynchocephalia. The tuatara is native only to a handful of islands off the coast of New Zealand. This very rare and endangered species resembles a lizard in appearance, but is physiologically unique among modern reptiles including a diapsid skull. The tuatara feeds on insects and small vertebrates.

CLASS: Reptilia
ORDER: Rhynchocephalia
FAMILY: Sphenodontidae
Origin: New Zealand
Info About Tooth Count Diet: Carnivore
Skull Length: 6.5 cm (2.6 in)

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