Animals

Aptenodytes patagonica
large penguin on islands bordering the Antarctic Circle
 
stingray
large venomous ray with large barbed spines near the base of a thin whiplike tail capable of inflicting severe wounds
 
queen
female cat
 
Monodon monoceros
small Arctic whale the male having a long spiral ivory tusk
 
Astropogon stellatus
found in West Indies; lives in mantle cavity of a living conch
 
flying squirrel
nocturnal phalangers that move with gliding leaps using parachute-like folds of skin along the sides of the body
 
dasyure
any of several more or less arboreal marsupials somewhat resembling martens
 
Lepus europaeus
large hare introduced in North America; does not turn white in winter
 
Pieris rapae
toxic green larva of a cabbage butterfly
 
congo snake
aquatic eel-shaped salamander having two pairs of very small feet; of still muddy waters in the southern United States
 
sand eel
very small silvery eellike schooling fishes that burrow into sandy beaches
 
Rana pipiens
common North American green or brownish frog having white-edged dark oval spots
 
standard schnauzer
a medium-sized schnauzer
 
Xenicus gilviventris
short-tailed bird resembling a wren
 
short-toed eagle
any of numerous large Old World hawks intermediate in some respects between typical hawks and typical eagles
 
polychete worm
chiefly marine annelids possessing both sexes and having paired appendages (parapodia) bearing bristles
 
Dasyurus quoll
a variety of dasyure
 
water beetle
any of numerous aquatic beetles usually having a smooth oval body and flattened hind legs for swimming
 
Python reticulatus
of southeast Asia and East Indies; the largest snake in the world
 
fish-fly
similar to but smaller than the dobsonfly; larvae are used as fishing bait
 
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