Justin Kobylka, a snake breeder in the US accidently bred a ball python with the shape of three smiley face emojis on its body and sold the designer reptile for $6,000 (Rs 4.3 lakh).
Frank Glaw, who was part of the international team of researchers that classified the new species and named it Brookesia nana said the body of the male specimen appeared to be just 13.5-millimeters-long (a little more than a 1/2-inch.)
The refrigerated supermarket supply chain likely lulled the cold-blooded juvenile into a stupor until White bought the lettuces at an inner-city ALDI supermarket on Monday evening and rode his bicycle home with salad and snake in his backpack.
Video clip shows the monster reptile scaling a shelf of milk, knocking off cartons and causing onlookers to cry out in shock.
The treatment involves injecting carriers of genetic information into the brain to produce the protein, called hyper-interleukin-6, according to the university's website. The team is investigating if the treatment can be improved.
Two invasive species, the American bullfrog and the brown tree snake, cost the world an estimated $16b between 1986 and 2020 by causing problems ranging from crop damage to power outages, according to a study
According to local media the crocodile had come out from Kali river and entered Kogilabana village in Karnataka.
Mohamed Hamdy Boshta is now the owner of the Cairo Venom Company — a project housing 80,000 scorpions in various farms across Egypt as well as a range of snakes, also kept for their venom.
Sweetie’s story grabbed the limelight when a TikTok user, Rachel Bowman, shared a video of the crocodile being carried like a baby by its owner.