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vi·vip·a·rous (v -v p r- s, v -). adj. 1.

Viviparity is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Viviparity books and related discussion.

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The Distribution and Evolution of Viviparity in Reptiles
Review of Ideas and Evidence Concerning Viviparity in Reptiles ......
Viviparity and Placentation in Snakes
Low Oxygen: A Constraint on the Evolution of Viviparity in Reptiles
Reproductive mode and speciation: the viviparity-driven conflict
Reproductive mode and speciation: the viviparity-driven conflict hypothesis. David W. Zeh* and Jeanne A.
Convergent Evolution of Viviparity, Matrotrophy, and Specializations
ductive data have revealed that viviparity has originated on at least 132 independent dence indicates that matrotrophy can precede the evolution of viviparity.

Suggested News Resources

Polycotylus – The Good Mother Plesiosaur?
Viviparity, or birthing live young,” the paleontologists write, “is common among reptiles, having evolved over 80 times among extant clades.” Think about that for a moment.
Ringside View - 'Hiss' story
Just when I felt I had mastered the intricacies of oviparity and viviparity, I learnt that though some snakes give birth to live young, they are not viviparous. They hatch from eggs that never leave the body of the parent snakes.
DINOUSAURS: Marshall paleontologist helps make scientific history with 78
Although live birth (or viviparity) has been documented in several other groups of Mesozoic aquatic reptiles, no previous evidence of it has been found in the important order of plesiosaurs.
El plesiosaurio daba a luz a sus crías vivas
sino también del público”, concluyen los expertos. FR O'Keefe y LM Chiappe. “Viviparity and K-Selected Life History in a Mesozoic Marine Plesiosaur (Reptilia, Sauropterygia)”.

Suggested Web Resources

Vivipary - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Viviparous | Define Viviparous at
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viviparity (biology) -- Britannica Online Encyclopedia
Viviparity - Viviparous, Animals, Eggs, Called, Egg, and Body
Viviparity is a form of reproduction found in most mammals and in several other species.
viviparous - definition of viviparous by the Free Online Dictionary
vi·vip·a·rous (v -v p r- s, v -). adj. 1.

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