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  •   The Pampas Cat is a small species of wildcat. The name derives from the fact that they principally inhabit areas of pampas. The Pampas Cat has been listed by […]

    Pampas Cat

      The Pampas Cat is a small species of wildcat. The name derives from the fact that they principally inhabit areas of pampas. The Pampas Cat has been listed by […]

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  •       The Green Anaconda is a non venomous species of boa constrictor. It is the heaviest, and second longest known species of snake still extant. The Green Anaconda […]

    Green Anaconda

          The Green Anaconda is a non venomous species of boa constrictor. It is the heaviest, and second longest known species of snake still extant. The Green Anaconda […]

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  •   The Emu is the largest species of flightless bird endemic to Australia. It is the second tallest extant species of bird on earth. There are three distinct subspecies of […]

    Emu

      The Emu is the largest species of flightless bird endemic to Australia. It is the second tallest extant species of bird on earth. There are three distinct subspecies of […]

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  •   The Orchis Italica is a most unique species of orchid. This image is not photo-shopped! Also (for…obvious reasons),it is known as The Naked Man orchid. This flower is native […]

    Orchis Italica

      The Orchis Italica is a most unique species of orchid. This image is not photo-shopped! Also (for…obvious reasons),it is known as The Naked Man orchid. This flower is native […]

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  •   The Southern Magnolia is a species of tree endemic to the southeastern portions of the United States. They are renowned for their large, fragrant flowers. The Southern Magnolia is […]

    Southern Magnolia

      The Southern Magnolia is a species of tree endemic to the southeastern portions of the United States. They are renowned for their large, fragrant flowers. The Southern Magnolia is […]

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  •   Euphorbia Caput-Medusae  is a  unique succulent in the genus: Euphorbia. It is endemic only to the region surrounding Cape Town, South Africa. The Euphorbia Caput-Medusae presents a short, central […]

    Euphorbia Caput-Medusae

      Euphorbia Caput-Medusae  is a  unique succulent in the genus: Euphorbia. It is endemic only to the region surrounding Cape Town, South Africa. The Euphorbia Caput-Medusae presents a short, central […]

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  •   The Carolina Hammerhead is yet another newly discovered species! The first confirmed discovery of this previously unknown species of shark occurred in November, 2013. The Carolina Hammerhead Shark was […]

    Carolina Hammerhead Shark

      The Carolina Hammerhead is yet another newly discovered species! The first confirmed discovery of this previously unknown species of shark occurred in November, 2013. The Carolina Hammerhead Shark was […]

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  •   The Salpa Maggiore is an extraordinarily unique ocean creature. Their physical shape resembles a fish. Their bodies are almost completely translucent, like a jellyfish. In actuality, they are neither! […]

    Salpa Maggiore

      The Salpa Maggiore is an extraordinarily unique ocean creature. Their physical shape resembles a fish. Their bodies are almost completely translucent, like a jellyfish. In actuality, they are neither! […]

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  •   The Atlantic Wolffish is a species of marine fish, and is the largest member of the Wolffish family. They can attain a length of almost five ft (150 cm). […]

    Atlantic Wolffish

      The Atlantic Wolffish is a species of marine fish, and is the largest member of the Wolffish family. They can attain a length of almost five ft (150 cm). […]

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  •   Gibraltar Rock is an alternate name for the Rock of Gibraltar. This wonder of geology is located in the British territory of Gibraltar. This is located on the Iberian Peninsula. Gibraltar Rock lies […]

    Gibraltar Rock

      Gibraltar Rock is an alternate name for the Rock of Gibraltar. This wonder of geology is located in the British territory of Gibraltar. This is located on the Iberian Peninsula. Gibraltar Rock lies […]

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  •   Lauterbrunnen Valley  is a magnificent cleft valley situated in the Swiss Alps, near Bern. The valley is roughly U-shaped, and runs south-southwest. It is approximately 5 miles (8 km) […]

    Lauterbrunnen Valley

      Lauterbrunnen Valley  is a magnificent cleft valley situated in the Swiss Alps, near Bern. The valley is roughly U-shaped, and runs south-southwest. It is approximately 5 miles (8 km) […]

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  •   The Wadden Sea is an intertidal zone located in the southeastern part of the North Sea. Specifically, it is located between the Frisian Islands and the coastal regions of […]

    Wadden Sea

      The Wadden Sea is an intertidal zone located in the southeastern part of the North Sea. Specifically, it is located between the Frisian Islands and the coastal regions of […]

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  •   The Golden Tortoise Beetle is an insect in the leaf beetle family. They are native to North America and South America. The Golden Tortoise Leaf Beetle has evolved to […]

    Golden Tortoise Beetle

      The Golden Tortoise Beetle is an insect in the leaf beetle family. They are native to North America and South America. The Golden Tortoise Leaf Beetle has evolved to […]

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  •   The Himalayan Honey Bee is the largest known species of honey bee. Adult specimens of this insect average approximately 1.2 in (3.0 cm) in length. They have evolved specifically […]

    Himalayan Honey Bee

      The Himalayan Honey Bee is the largest known species of honey bee. Adult specimens of this insect average approximately 1.2 in (3.0 cm) in length. They have evolved specifically […]

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  •   The Lovebug is a species of march fly. It is also known as the double headed bug. The adult Lovebug is a small flying insect. They are common in […]

    Lovebug

      The Lovebug is a species of march fly. It is also known as the double headed bug. The adult Lovebug is a small flying insect. They are common in […]

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  •   The Fishing Cat is the common name for this species of animal. It is a medium sized wildcat, endemic to South Asia and Southeast Asia. Over the course of […]

    Fishing Cat

      The Fishing Cat is the common name for this species of animal. It is a medium sized wildcat, endemic to South Asia and Southeast Asia. Over the course of […]

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  •   The Saola is sometimes called the “Asian Unicorn.” This highly seclusive creature is one of the rarest mammals on earth. The Saola is a genetic cousin of the cow, antelope, […]

    Saola

      The Saola is sometimes called the “Asian Unicorn.” This highly seclusive creature is one of the rarest mammals on earth. The Saola is a genetic cousin of the cow, antelope, […]

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  •   The North American Beaver is one of only two extant species of beaver. The other is the European beaver. This animal is the third largest species of rodent on earth. In size, […]

    North American Beaver

      The North American Beaver is one of only two extant species of beaver. The other is the European beaver. This animal is the third largest species of rodent on earth. In size, […]

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  •   The Christmas Heliconia derives its name from the fact its appearance and time of blooming. It typically blooms around the Christmas season. The timing combines with its beautiful red and […]

    Christmas Heliconia

      The Christmas Heliconia derives its name from the fact its appearance and time of blooming. It typically blooms around the Christmas season. The timing combines with its beautiful red and […]

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  •   The Kangaroo Paw is a hardy flower that is endemic only to a small area of Southwest Australia. They are most noted for their uniquely shaped flowers. These unique flowers […]

    Kangaroo Paw

      The Kangaroo Paw is a hardy flower that is endemic only to a small area of Southwest Australia. They are most noted for their uniquely shaped flowers. These unique flowers […]

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