Lowland Streaked Tenrec

Lowland Streaked Tenrec

General Lowland streaked tenrecs are endemic to Madagascar. These creepy looking insectivores form a diverse group. Tenrecinae looks like a cross between a hedgehog and a shrew; their snouts are pointed and long, and their coat has spines all over it. Characteristics The Lowland streaked tenrecs and differentiated by two main features and that is,

About Fossa

About Fossa

General Fossa is a relative of the mongoose, it is a unique type of animal in the forests of Madagascar, which an African island in the Indian ocean. It grows up to 6 feet long from nose to the tip of tail, and weighs around 26 pounds. The fossa is a slim and flexible bodied

Maned Wolf

Maned Wolf

General They look mostly like long-legged fox more than a wolf. There have been studies that proved neither a wolf or a fox, is like a maned wolf, it is completely a different species. It is considered to be the member of Chrysocyon, its genus. The maned wolf’s size is around 3 feet tall, and

Fishing Cat

Fishing Cat

General Their eye for their prey is brilliant, they can spot a fish from a long distance and will dive and hunt it. Fishing cats mostly stay on wetlands as that is their favourite habitat. In Asia, fishing cats are mostly found in the Sunderbans mangrove forests, they are also found on the foothills of

Golden snub-nosed monkey

Golden snub-nosed monkey

The Golden Snub Nosed Monkey has this unique name mainly because it has that specific characteristic or that kind of nose which is quite different. This species of monkeys can survive in extremely cold climates and they are basically based in the mountains of Central China and Southwest China. They are located in the forests

Muntjac

Muntjac

Muntjac deers are barking deers and are quite old in its evolution. They are one of the oldest species and so these animals often take attention of the scientists. These animals are found in Southern Asia. The anima has quite distinct and unique cry and this is what makes it seek attention. The male deers

Spectacled bear

Spectacled bear

Spectacled bear is also popularly known as Andean bear because they basically live in Andes Mountains. The kind of markings these bears have on face, one would feel that it has worn spectacles. These South American bears have a short face and are getting extinct now. The spectacled bear would have whitish or cream colored

Binturong

Binturong

The Biturong is an carnivorous animal. It is also known as bearcat. This animal usually lives in South and Southeast Asia. This animal is decreasing in number and is on the verge of extinction. This is an omnivorous mammal. The Biturong may be called a bearcat but it does not look like a bear or

Coyote

Coyote

The Coyote lives in North America. It is a family member of the wolves but it is slightly smaller than the gray wolf, eastern wolf and red wolf. This animal is found in abundance and there is no sign of it getting extinct in recent years. This animal is very versatile because of its ability

Fennec Fox

Fennec Fox

The Fennec Fox is a very small animal. It is a crepuscular fox which means that they are more active during twilight. This fox lives in the Sahara, the Sinai Peninsula and the Arabian Desert. The main and unique feature of this fox is its large ears. The ears are larger than the face and

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Lowland Streaked Tenrec

General Lowland streaked tenrecs are endemic to Madagascar. These creepy looking insectivores form a diverse group. Tenrecinae looks like a cross between a hedgehog and a shrew; their snouts are pointed and long, and their coat has spines all over it. Characteristics The Lowland streaked tenrecs and differentiated by two main features and that is,

About Fossa

General Fossa is a relative of the mongoose, it is a unique type of animal in the forests of Madagascar, which an African island in the Indian ocean. It grows up to 6 feet long from nose to the tip of tail, and weighs around 26 pounds. The fossa is a slim and flexible bodied

Wild Dogs

The African wild dog also known as Cape hunting dog or painted dog, generally moves around in the open plains and also can be seen roaming around in the sparse woodlands of sub-Saharan Africa. These long-legged creatures only possess four toes per foot, that other dogs do not have. Characteristics Other dogs have five toes