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Old 01-10-04, 07:22 PM   #23 (permalink)
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Originally posted by Burmies
I picked tortoises, because they are smart enough to out live the rest of the reptile world.
They have outlived a lot of other reptiles because they have evolved that way, not necessarily because of brainpower. Intelligence does not determine lifespan or any physical attributes that may develop over time in reptiles.
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