It’s Body Covering
The Gila Monster’s skin can be either orange and black, or
pink and black. Unlike most reptiles they are covered with
Weight and Length
The Gila Monster can be two feet long and weigh up to five
Herbivore or Carnivore
The gila monster is a carnivore.
Gila Monsters are born in eggs. They can lay up to 13 eggs!
Gila Monsters travel by feet and live in dry regions such as
Mojave and Chihuah deserts of southern U.S and Northern
Population and Self Defence
Gila Monsters have a really tight and strong bite, and have
poisen venom. The Gila Monster’s population is decreasing,
but they are not endangered.
*Gila Monsters can live twenty to thirty years.
*Once they bite they won´t let go.
*The bite is extremely painful but won´t kill you.
*They store fat in their tails.
*Eggs rank among their favorite food.
*Males wrestle during mating season.
*They spend most of their time underground.
*Gila Monsters inspired a diabetes fighting drug.
*They can go months between meals because of their slow
*Like snakes they flick their tounges out of their mouth to
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