/r/herpetology/

r/herpetology

137k members
r/herpetology is a subreddit with 137k members. Its distinguishing qualities are that the community is huge in size, and has high activity.
Herpetology is the study of reptiles and amphibians. Posts range from talking about wild animals and sharing photos to discussion about new papers in the field or other biological questions. Posts asking for identification help must include a rough geographic location, such as county and state. Do not include specific locations. Do not ask for specific locations. Please post herpetoculture or other pet care questions in the appropriate subreddit.

Popular Themes in r/herpetology

#1
Solution Requests
: "Possible symbiotic relationship??"
8 posts
#2
Pain & Anger
: "What’s going on here?"
7 posts
#3
Advice Requests
: "Can someone tell me what these frogs are doing?"
7 posts

Popular Topics in r/herpetology

#1

Snake

: "These Snakes fighting or the other thing?"
59 posts
#2

Turtle

: "I saved a Turtle for the first time. πŸ˜ƒ"
25 posts
#3

Lizard

: "The scare tactics of the Frilled Lizard"
18 posts
#4

Frog

: "Big fat Frog"
17 posts
#5

Found

: "Update: My dad Found this while moving for a guy, What kind of snake is it?"
17 posts
#6

Identification

: "Boss thought this was a rattlesnake. Proceeds to tell me a story about his friend who was chased for 3 miles by one. Snake ignorance runs rampant in this country."
14 posts
#7

Wildlife

: "I saved a turtle for the first time. πŸ˜ƒ"
10 posts
#8

Baby

: "Precious lil Baby"
6 posts
#9

Garter

: "Eastern Garter Snake envenomation"
5 posts
#10

Lizards

: "2 Lizards fighting"
5 posts

Audience Ranking

Subreddits for Pet Lovers

31 subs, 18.2M members+470k/mo (2.6%)
r/cat
r/PetAdvice
r/DogAdvice
r/CatAdvice
r/turtle
r/dogswithjobs
r/puppy101
r/herpetology
r/Ornithology
r/Aquariums
r/cockatiel
r/birding
r/parrots
r/BeardedDragons
r/leopardgeckos
r/ballpython
r/RATS
r/Pets
r/dogs
r/cats

Member Growth in r/herpetology

Daily
+39 members(0.0%)
Monthly
+3k members(2.2%)
Yearly
+20k members(17.4%)

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