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Re: Heating Snakes and UVB.... Everyone needs to read this...


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Posted by snakeguy88 on January 22, 2003 at 17:16:21:

In Reply to: Re: Heating Snakes and UVB.... Everyone needs to read this... posted by kg on January 22, 2003 at 00:15:36:

Not true at all. I think it has something more to do with the difference in insectivores vs. flesh eaters. If it is all carnivores, then why do anoles need it? Why do Sceloporus need it? They both eat only other animals, making them carnivores, yet they must abosorb UV B rays to metabolize calcium. Andy





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