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RE: Egg size

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Posted by: hermanbronsgeest at Wed Jul 31 01:39:17 2013  [ Report Abuse ] [ Email Message ] [ Show All Posts by hermanbronsgeest ]  
   

I share the exact same experience with my pair of Kingsvilles. Much larger than average eggs, resulting in much larger than average hatchlings.

This may be an adaptation to a marginal environment, as larger hatchlings are capable to exploit a wider range of prey items. Just an educated guess, for what it's worth.
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