Oviparous animals are creatures that are capable of laying eggs in regards to reproduction. There is often little or no other embryonic development within the mother and the offspring that develops within the egg.

Most common reproductive method of all birds, insects, reptiles, amphibians, and monotremes.

Anatomy of an amiotic egg This article is part of Project Glossary, a All Birds project that aims to write comprehensive articles on each term related to animals.

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