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Which animals are in class Mammalia?
The hooves of the addax are splayed and have flat, springy soles, one of the adaptations that help it walk over sand.
The German name Affenpinscher translates to monkey dog. This pup’s face is similar to a monkey’s!
These dogs were originally bred for hunting purposes. They are one of the oldest dog breeds in the world, though they are now found in several rescue shelters around the world. They are known to be as fast as racehorses. The fur that covers these hounds keeps them very warm, though they can be shaved as well. Afghan Hounds have scent glands that usually produce a musky but not malodorous scent.
African Golden Cat
The first image of an African golden cat was captured in the wild in Gabon in 2002.
This dog has a thick coat of fur despite its origins in Morocco, a country known for its hot temperatures.
The Airedale may just be one of the most versatile dogs in the world. The Airedale was originally bred to catch vermin, but it became an all-around sporting dog with a mix of abilities as a pointer, spaniel, retriever, guide dog and police/military dog.
Which animals are in class Reptilia?
Amethystine Python (Scrub Python)
Their milky-iridescent scales have a purplish hue in the light, reminiscent of the gemstone.
Although the Anteosaurus looked like a crocodile, it is more related to mammals than reptiles.
The Arabian cobra is the only true cobra species that can be found in the Arabian Peninsula.
They communicate through a series of tongue flicking, head bobbing and tail wagging, among other methods.
Which animals are in class Aves?
African Grey Parrot
When a grey parrot named Yosuke got lost, it was reunited with its owner after giving the owner's name and address.
Barn owls are the most well-known member family of owls known for their stark white faces and haunting calls
Which animals are in class Actinopterygii?
Australian Flathead Perch
This small fish fetches a high price tag, with individuals selling from $1,000 to $5,000.
Which animals are in class Insecta?
They are so named because they "march" in armies of worms from one crop to another in search of food
Asian Longhorn Beetle
Their entire life cycle from larvae to beetle usually takes around 2 years in Asia. However, it may take longer in areas where they are an invasive species, like the UK and USA
Bamboo worms are the larvae of moths that are eaten as a delicious snack in some parts of Asia.
Not all bark beetles feed on a tree's bark. Some species feed on fruits, seeds, and other parts of the plant
Which animals are in class Chondrichthyes?
When threatened, Blacknose sharks raise their head, arch their back, and lower their pectoral fins.
The cookiecutter shark takes its name because it leaves a cookie-shaped bite hole in its prey.
Frilled Sharks got their name from the six rows of gills on their throat that look like ruffled collars.
Galapagos sharks are cannibalistic and sometimes eat their young, so the pups stay away from the adults in shallow water.
Goblin Sharks are called a living fossil because their family, Mitsukurinidae, can be traced back 125 million years.
Great Hammerhead Shark
Great hammerhead sharks have a 360 view because their eyes are situated on the ends of their mallet-like heads.
Which animals are in class Amphibia?
Some species' babies use their hooked or scraper-like teeth to peel off and eat their mother's skin
Which animals are in class Arachnida?
Which animals are in class Malacostraca?
Christmas Island Red Crab
During the breeding season, roads can dangerous for cars as well as the crab. Their shells are so hard they can puncture tires.
The fiddler crab gets its name from the motion the males make with their over-sized claw during the mating ritual.
Strawberry Hermit Crab
When strawberry hermit crabs find shells that are larger than their own, they gather in a line from biggest to smallest. Once the biggest one sheds its shell, the next one in line will claim it, which is repeated down the line.
Which animals are in class Cephalopoda?
Which animals are in class Gastropoda?
Which animals are in class Clitellata?
Which animals are in class Scyphozoa?
Lion’s Mane Jellyfish
Though it’s a huge animal, the lifespan of the lion’s mane jellyfish is only a year.