Nouns denoting animals

genus Rupicola
cock of the rocks
genus Surnia
a genus of hawk-like owls
genus Tursiops
a genus of Delphinidae
a cell that arises from the asexual division of a parent sporozoan during its life cycle
Norfolk terrier
English breed of small terrier with a straight wiry grizzled coat and dropped ears
agile long-tailed nocturnal African lemur with dense woolly fur and large eyes and ears
aquatic crustaceans typically having a carapace and many pairs of leaflike appendages used for swimming as well as respiration and feeding
genus Calliphora
type genus of the Calliphoridae: blowflies
tiger beetle
active usually bright-colored beetle that preys on other insects
a colt with undescended testicles
genus Strepera
bell magpies
family Simuliidae
blackflies and sand flies
Gasterophilus intestinalis
parasitic chiefly on horses
Palometa simillima
smaller than Florida pompano; common in West Indies
Peromyscus maniculatus
brownish New World mouse; most widely distributed member of the genus
Cygnus columbianus
swan that nests in tundra regions of the New and Old Worlds
family Scorpaenidae
scorpionfishes; rockfishes; lionfishes
genus Eriosoma
woolly aphids
sea crawfish
large edible marine crustacean having a spiny carapace but lacking the large pincers of true lobsters
Diodon holocanthus
similar to but smaller than porcupinefish
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