Animals

Lachnolaimus maximus
large wrasse of western Atlantic; head of male resembles a pig's snout
 
nail-tailed wallaby
small wallabies with a horny nail on the tip of the tail
 
Anas crecca
common teal of Eurasia and North America
 
Blatta orientalis
dark brown cockroach originally from orient now nearly cosmopolitan in distribution
 
Equus hemionus
Asiatic wild ass
 
Anser cygnoides
very large wild goose of northeast Asia; interbreeds freely with the greylag
 
dicynodont
a kind of therapsid
 
leopardess
female leopard
 
Pulex irritans
the most common flea attacking humans
 
crested penguin
small penguin of the Falkland Islands and New Zealand
 
peckerwood
bird with strong claws and a stiff tail adapted for climbing and a hard chisel-like bill for boring into wood for insects
 
Hungarian pointer
Hungarian hunting dog resembling the Weimaraner but having a rich deep red coat
 
Arizona elegans
nocturnal burrowing snake of western United States with shiny tan scales
 
mylodontid
a variety of extinct edentate
 
Ptilonorhynchus violaceus
of southeast Australia; male is glossy violet blue; female is light grey-green
 
king snake
any of numerous nonvenomous North American constrictors; feed on other snakes and small mammals
 
Cursorius cursor
courser of desert and semidesert regions of the Old World
 
hermit crab
small soft-bodied marine crustaceans living in cast-off shells of gastropods
 
American widgeon
a widgeon the male of which has a white crown
 
shelduck
female sheldrake
 
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