kingsnake.com - reptile and amphibian classifieds, breeders, forums, photos, videos and more

return to main index

  mobile - desktop
follow us on facebook follow us on twitter follow us on YouTube link to us on LinkedIn
 
click here for Reptile SuperShow
Live Reptiles, Cages, Feeders, More...
Online/Stores/Expos - LLLReptile.com
Locate a business by name: click to list your business
search the classifieds. buy an account
events by zip code list an event
Search the forums             Search in:
News & Events: Herp Photo of the Day: Caiman . . . . . . . . . .  Herp Photo of the Day: Lizard . . . . . . . . . .  MAHS Fox Valley Meeting - Nov. 16, 2018 . . . . . . . . . .  ReptiCon Raleigh - Nov. 17-18, 2018 . . . . . . . . . .  ReptiCon Belton - Nov. 17-18, 2018 . . . . . . . . . .  DFW Herpetolocial Society Meeting - Nov. 17, 2018 . . . . . . . . . .  Colorado Herp Society Meeting - Nov. 17, 2018 . . . . . . . . . .  Edmonton Reptile & Amphibian Society Mee - Nov. 20, 2018 . . . . . . . . . .  Suncoast Herp Society Meeting - Nov. 24, 2018 . . . . . . . . . .  New York Metro Reptile Expo - Nov. 25, 2018 . . . . . . . . . .  Chicago Herpetological Society Meeting - Nov. 28, 2018 . . . . . . . . . .  ReptiCon Orlando - Dec. 01-02, 2018 . . . . . . . . . . 

like i said...


[ Follow Ups ] [ Post Followup ] [ The Hybrid Forum ]

Posted by Ike420 on February 06, 2003 at 12:41:17:

In Reply to: Don't take this wrong, but that's Crazy... posted by Scott Wright on February 05, 2003 at 21:34:46:

I understand basic genetics, and i told you that the kingsnake/cornsnake example was a crappy one, but in some cases im sure there would be an immediate impact upon captive species...for instance an old world hybrids being released into a fragile New World environment. Do you reemmber the problem when snakeheads (carnivorous fish) were released into Maryland ponds?? They ate everything and grew to enormous numbers. It doesn't take much to throw off the balance of our ecosystem.

Now you people who are truly, deeply into hybridization for the money, just remember the risk youre taking. "Only when the last tree has been cut down and the last stream dammed and the last field is paved over, will humans realize they can't eat money".




Follow Ups:




[ Follow Ups ] [ The Hybrid Forum ]