Nouns denoting animals

sunfish
among the largest bony fish; pelagic fish having an oval compressed body with high dorsal and anal fins and caudal fin reduced to a rudder-like lobe; worldwide in warm waters
 
mane
long coarse hair growing from the crest of the animal's neck
 
Holstein-Friesian
a breed of dairy cattle from northern Holland
 
Acris gryllus
a cricket frog of eastern United States
 
Spanish pointer
a strong slender smooth-haired dog of Spanish origin having a white coat with brown or black patches; scents out and points to game
 
Hermissenda crassicornis
a kind of sea slug
 
gnathostome
a vertebrate animal possessing true jaws
 
petrel
relatively small long-winged tube-nosed bird that flies far from land
 
Sebastodes miniatus
a commercially important fish of the Pacific coast of North America
 
waterbuck
any of several large African antelopes of the genus Kobus having curved ridged horns and frequenting e.g. swamps and rivers
 
genus Rattus
common house rats; upper incisors have a beveled edge
 
lorikeet
any of various small lories
 
Damaliscus lunatus
a large South African antelope; considered the swiftest hoofed mammal
 
genus Porphyra
a genus of protoctist
 
genus Struthio
type genus of the Struthionidae: African ostriches
 
bruin
a conventional name for a bear used in tales following usage in the old epic `Reynard the Fox'
 
ostracoderm
extinct fish-like jawless vertebrate having a heavily armored body; of the Paleozoic
 
butcherbird
large carnivorous Australian bird with the shrike-like habit of impaling prey on thorns
 
genus Cariama
the type genus of the Cariamidae comprising only the crested cariama
 
phragmocone
the thin conical chambered internal shell (either straight or curved) of a belemnite
 
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