Dragon Blood Tree(Socotra)

April 19, 2021 admin 0

The dragon’s blood tree (Dracaena cinnabari), a perennial leaf tree found in the Socotra Archipelago in Yemen, has been known since the antiquity of its […]

Tuatara

April 14, 2021 admin 0

Tuatara, (genus sphenodon), one of two reptile species such as a large enough lizard endemic to New Zealand. Although more and more geneticists argue that […]

Kea Parrot

April 7, 2021 admin 0

Description The Kea Parrot (Nestor notabilis) is also known as the New Zealand Mountain Parrot. The Kea Parrot is native to the mountains of New […]

Giraffe

January 24, 2021 admin 0

Giraffes are the world’s tallest well-evolved creatures, on account of their transcending legs and long necks. A giraffe’s legs alone are taller than numerous people—around […]

Penguins

January 5, 2021 admin 0

Penguins are flightless seabirds that live almost exclusively below the equator. Some island-dwellers can be found in warmer climates, but most—including the emperor, adélie, chinstrap, and gentoo penguins—reside in and around icy […]

Bilby(Macrotis lagotis)

December 28, 2020 admin 0

The Bilby is an important part of traditional indigenous culture in the deserts of Central Australia. The large rabbit-like ears of the Greater Bilby (referred […]

Tasmanian Devil

December 27, 2020 admin 0

The Tasmanian devil is the largest carnivorous marsupial in the world. Though devils may resemble a small dog, these nocturnal animals carry their young in […]

Bullet Ant (Paraponera clavata)

December 25, 2020 admin 5

The specific epithet of the ant several Native American, Spanish, and Portuguese local names in different geographical areas. The bullet ant can reach 2.5 cm long. Habit […]

Rhinoceros

December 25, 2020 admin 2

The word Rhinoceros is used to describe any one of the five extant species and several extinct species of the members of the family Rhinocerotidae. The name […]