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Do female reptiles have a uterus?


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Posted by Mark Dwight on March 13, 2001 at 01:27:18:

Since reptile embyos are self contained and need no nutrients from the mother there seems no need for womb. However, without a uterus where are the developing embyos planted? Do they remain and develope in the oviducts? Are there any good works on reptile reproduction anyone here can point me to?
Thank you,
Mark Dwight


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