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Power to use the abilities of reptiles. Variation of Animal Imitation and Animal Morphing.

Also Called

  • Herpetophysiology
  • Mipedian Physiology
  • Reptilia Mimicry/Physiology
  • Reptile Mimicry


User with this ability either is or can mimic/transform into reptiles, including Crocodilia (crocodiles, gavials, caimans, and alligators), Sphenodontia (tuataras), Squamata (lizards, snakes, and worm lizards) and Testudines (turtles, terrapins and tortoises).



Included here:

Mythical Reptiles:



  • May take time for beginners to learn to control.
  • Reverting back to original form may be difficult.
  • Reptiles tend to get sluggish/hibernate in cold temperatures.

Known Users

See Also: Reptile And Amphibian Tropes.

  • Anton Mercer/Mesogog (Power Rangers Dino Thunder)
  • Dr Curtis Connors/The Lizard (Marvel Comics)
  • Skullcrawlers (Kong: Skull Island)
  • Komodo (The Secret Saturdays)
  • Jheeg (Star Wars)
  • Jafar (Disney's Aladdin)
  • Muhktar (Aladdin: the Animated Series)
  • Melati Kusama/Komodo (Marvel Comics)
  • Reptil (Marvel Comics)
  • Kraid (Metroid)
  • Dei Guan/The Jade Dragon (Marvel Comics)
  • Stegron The Dinosaur Man (Marvel Comics)
  • Piggy (Power Rangers)
  • Karl Lykos/Sauron (Marvel Comics)
  • Killer Croc (DC Comics)
  • Silurians/Homo Reptilia (Doctor Who)
  • Skaarj Queen (Unreal)
  • Skaarj Warriors (Unreal Series)
  • Ice Warriors (Doctor Who)
  • Veil Lifeforms (Sarah Jane Adventures)
    • Androvax
  • Medusa (Greek Mythology)
  • Medusine' (France Folkfore); part sea serpent
  • The Snake Men (He-Man and The Masters of the Universe)
  • The Dino-Bots (Transformers)
  • Some Maximals and Predacons have reptilian transformations (Beast Wars)
  • The Skrulls (Marvel Comics); reptilian species
  • Tokka (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles); a mutated humanoid snapping turtle
  • Ninja Turtles (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles)
  • Draco (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles)
  • Hun (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles); briefly transformed into a humanoid turtle
  • Triceratons (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles)
  • Leatherhead (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles); a mutated humanoid crocodile
  • Mondo Gecko (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles)
  • Medusa (Soul Eater)
  • Medusa (God of War)
  • Euryale (God of War)
  • Gorgons (God of War)
  • Articguana (Ben 10)
  • Humungosaur (Ben 10)
  • TerraSpin (Ben 10)
  • ChamAlien (Ben 10)
  • Anole (Marvel Comics)
  • The Visitors (V)
  • Warlords (Unreal Series)
  • Windiga (Dark Was The Night/Monster Hunter)
  • The Extreme Dinosaurs (Extreme Dinosaurs)
  • Ayame Sohma (Fruit Basket)
  • "Sewer" Jack Robicheaux (Wild Cards series)
  • Chamelan (NiGHTS Journey into Dreams)
  • Reptile (Mortal Kombat)
  • Saurians (Mortal Kombat)
  • Saurians (Mighty Ducks animated series)
  • Bluk Darven (Outbreak Company)
  • Gorons (The Legend of Zelda)
  • Buzushima the Chameleon (Bloody Roar)
  • Kremlings (Donkey Kong series)
  • Koopas (Super Mario)
  • Brutus (Brute Force)
  • Bio Rex (F-Zero)
  • Yoshis (Super Mario)
  • Chase Young (Xiaolin Showdown)
  • Reptilicus (Metroid Prime 3: Corruption)
  • Lizalfos (The Legend of Zelda)
  • Dodongos (The Legend of Zelda)
  • Leon Powalski (Star Fox)
  • Dinosaur tribes (Star Fox Adventures)
  • Spyro (Spyro the Dragon)
  • Cynder (The Legend of Spyro)
  • Dino-Rang (Skylanders: Spyro's Adventure)
  • The Chameleon (T.U.F.F. Puppy)
  • Mondo Gecko (TMNT)
  • Ssi-ruuk (Star Wars)
  • Aeon Calcos/Lizardman (Soulcalibur)
  • Reptilian Shapeshifters (Wolfcop)
  • Komodo (Takama Gahara)
  • Pilar (Combo Ninos)
  • Pupaes (Unreal Series)
  • Lizard Girl (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Sneagator (Kinnikuman)
  • Biolizard (Sonic the hedgehog)
  • Deathclaws (Fallout)
  • Tao Tei (The Great Wall)