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A darkling beetle (Eleodes armata) at the Houston Zoo.

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A male western chicken turtle (Deirochelys reticularia miaria) at the Houston Zoo.

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A male western chicken turtle (Deirochelys reticularia miaria) at the Houston Zoo.

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A male western chicken turtle (Deirochelys reticularia miaria) at the Houston Zoo.

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African striped skink, Trachylepis striata, at the Houston Zoo.

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African striped skink, Trachylepis striata, at the Houston Zoo.

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African striped skink, Trachylepis striata, at the Houston Zoo.

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Splash-back poison frog (Ranitomeya variabilis) at the Houston Zoo.

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Splash-back poison frog (Ranitomeya variabilis) at the Houston Zoo.

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An Ashy pit viper (Trimeresurus puniceus) at the Houston Zoo.

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An Ashy pit viper (Trimeresurus puniceus) at the Houston Zoo.

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A Mexican pygmy rattlesnake (Crotalus ravus) at the Houston Zoo.

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A Mexican pygmy rattlesnake (Crotalus ravus) at the Houston Zoo.

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A Mexican pygmy rattlesnake (Crotalus ravus) at the Houston Zoo.

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An Angel Island chuckwalla also known as a spiny chuckwalla (Sauromalus hispidus) at the Houston Zoo.

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An Angel Island chuckwalla also known as a spiny chuckwalla (Sauromalus hispidus) at the Houston Zoo.

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An Angel Island chuckwalla also known as a spiny chuckwalla (Sauromalus hispidus) at the Houston Zoo.

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A giant plated lizard (Gerrhosaurus validus) at the Houston Zoo.

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A critically endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered Panamanian golden frog (Atelopus zeteki) at the Houston Zoo.

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White-crested turaco (Tauraco leucolophus) at the Houston Zoo.

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White-crested turaco (Tauraco leucolophus) at the Houston Zoo.

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A Hartlaub’s turaco (Tauraco hartlaubi) at the Houston Zoo.

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A Hartlaub’s turaco (Tauraco hartlaubi) at the Houston Zoo.

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A Hartlaub’s turaco (Tauraco hartlaubi) at the Houston Zoo.

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A Cuban Amazon parrot (Amazona leucocephala leucocephala) at the Houston Zoo. This species is listed as near threatened on the IUCN Red List.

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A Cuban Amazon parrot (Amazona leucocephala leucocephala) at the Houston Zoo. This species is listed as near threatened on the IUCN Red List.

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A Cuban Amazon parrot (Amazona leucocephala leucocephala) at the Houston Zoo. This species is listed as near threatened on the IUCN Red List.

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A Cuban Amazon parrot (Amazona leucocephala leucocephala) at the Houston Zoo. This species is listed as near threatened on the IUCN Red List.

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A critically endangered blue-throated macaw (Ara glaucogularis) at the Houston Zoo.

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A critically endangered blue-throated macaw (Ara glaucogularis) at the Houston Zoo.

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A critically endangered blue-throated macaw (Ara glaucogularis) at the Houston Zoo.

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A great blue turaco (Corythaeola cristata) at the Houston Zoo.

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A great blue turaco (Corythaeola cristata) at the Houston Zoo.

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A great blue turaco (Corythaeola cristata) at the Houston Zoo.

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