Nouns denoting animals

Icterus galbula galbula
eastern subspecies of northern oriole
 
caprimulgiform bird
long-winged nonpasserine birds
 
pill bug
small terrestrial isopod with a convex segmented body that can roll up into a ball
 
genus Martes
martens
 
udder
mammary gland of bovids (cows and sheep and goats)
 
Lanius excubitor
a common European butcherbird
 
reptile genus
a genus of reptiles
 
genus Pyralis
type genus of the Pyralidae
 
Melanogrammus aeglefinus
important food fish on both sides of the Atlantic; related to cod but usually smaller
 
Angora rabbit
domestic breed of rabbit with long white silky hair
 
phototropic bacteria
green and purple bacteria; energy for growth is derived from sunlight; carbon is derived from carbon dioxide or organic carbon
 
Lasiurus borealis
North American bat of a brick or rusty red color with hairs tipped with white
 
skate
large edible rays having a long snout and thick tail with pectoral fins continuous with the head; swim by undulating the edges of the pectoral fins
 
family Tupaiidae
tree shrews; in some classifications tree shrews are considered prosimian primates
 
amphibian genus
any genus of amphibians
 
topknot
showy crest or knot of hair or feathers
 
freshwater bass
North American food and game fish
 
scapular
a feather covering the shoulder of a bird
 
Micromyx minutus
small reddish-brown Eurasian mouse inhabiting e.g. cornfields
 
snail
freshwater or marine or terrestrial gastropod mollusk usually having an external enclosing spiral shell
 
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