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Viviparous


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A Leopard is an example of a Viviparous animal.


Viviparous animals are those that reproduce by giving birth to live young.



This is the reproductive method of all placental mammals, some fish, reptiles and invertebrates.



Associated terms: Vivipary



Also see:
Oviparous
Ovoviviparous

 


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