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New Self-Cloning Lizard Found in Vietnam Restaurant


New species of lizard - Leiolepis ngovantrii

(November 08, 2010) Scientists say that a popular dish found on Vietnamese menus consists of a lizard that is previously unknown to science.

The new species, Leiolepis ngovantrii, is an all female species and it reproduces via parthenogenesis.

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