Nature Photography Challenge (wild creatures, plants and places only)

A regular photography contest for Nature lovers who love to learn and teach.

Order - Squamata

This challenge closed over 6 years ago.

The Challenge

For this challenge add your images that fit the Order – Squamata

Interesting Fact

Did you know that snake, like all reptiles are incapable of learning, this is because they lack the enlarged Cerebral Hemispheres found in birds and mammals, this part of the brain controls learning and thought.

Order – In scientific classification used in biology, the order (Latin: ordo) is a taxonomic rank used in the classification of organisms. Or in simple terms a name given to a group of animals, plants, fungi that are similar in some way, closely related, have something in common.

Judging / Voting Criteria

Vote for your favourite.

Rewards & Prizes

1st place winners will have their photo used as the group Avatar for a period of time.
Then 1st, 2nd and 3rd will have their photo’s permanently posted on the groups Feature Board.
1st place member will be become a featured member.

Additional Information

ENTRIES MUST BE ADDED TO THE GROUP FIRST OR BE DELETED FROM THE CHALLENGE

Cover Image: Northern Brown Snake by Kane Slater

Completed

The Top Ten

Water Snake and Hitchhiker by naturalnomad

Water Snake and Hitchhiker by naturalnomad was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 4 votes.

  • Ominous by Yannik Hay
  • Ringed Hognose Snake (Lystrophis semicinctus) - Bolivia by Jason Weigner
  • Head and Tail by Liz Worth
  • Water Snake by WorldDesign
  • Garter Snake  by main1
  • I see you by Sherry Pundt
  • Green Tree Snake, Dendrelaphis punctulata by Odille Esmonde-Morgan
  • Who?  Me? by Shelley Neff
  • Diamondback by Charles Perniciaro

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