/r/herpetology/

r/herpetology

131k members
r/herpetology is a subreddit with 131k members discussing topics like Snake and Herping. Its distinguishing qualities are that the community is huge in size.
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 Topics in r/herpetology

#1

Snake

: "Snake found in strawberries (Winnipeg, MB Canada)"
22 posts
#2

Herping

: "The snake that got me into Herping"
13 posts
#3

Salamander

: "Big Michigan Tiger Salamander"
13 posts
#4

Reptiles

: "Reptiles love florida"
8 posts
#5

Frog

: "Are these gloves safe to use with Frogs?"
7 posts
#6

Identification

: "The snake that got me into herping"
6 posts
#7

Snakes

5 posts
#8

Id

5 posts
#9

Massasauga

: "Gravid Eastern Massasauga"
4 posts
#10

Reptile

: "Reptile ID please! - Australia - Girraween national park, QLD."
4 posts

Popular Themes in r/herpetology

#1
Solution Requests
: "Can anyone identify this snake?"
7 posts
#2
Advice Requests
: "Help id please"
7 posts
#3
Pain & Anger
: "My buddy and I are completely stumped as to what these little shits are, we thought very stressed green anoles at first but they don't look quite right. (Florida)"
4 posts

Audience Ranking

Subreddits for Pet Lovers

27 subs, 15.8M members+234k/mo (1.5%)
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/Pets
r/dogs
r/cats

Member Growth in r/herpetology

Daily
+-95 members(-0.1%)
Monthly
+631 members(0.5%)
Yearly
+23k members(20.9%)

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