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  •   Spiny Bush Viper Facts   First of all, the small but deadly Spiny Bush Viper has managed to surprise herpetologists. That’s because this species of snake has proven to […]

    Spiny Bush Viper

      Spiny Bush Viper Facts   First of all, the small but deadly Spiny Bush Viper has managed to surprise herpetologists. That’s because this species of snake has proven to […]

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  •   Black Lemur Facts   Many find it difficult to believe that these two individuals actually represent the same species, the Black Lemur. Yet they do indeed because this animal […]

    Black Lemur

      Black Lemur Facts   Many find it difficult to believe that these two individuals actually represent the same species, the Black Lemur. Yet they do indeed because this animal […]

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  •   Kodkod Facts   The Kodkod is a wildcat species which surprises many who learn of its existence. That’s because this remarkable animal grows no larger than the average house […]

    Kodkod

      Kodkod Facts   The Kodkod is a wildcat species which surprises many who learn of its existence. That’s because this remarkable animal grows no larger than the average house […]

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  •   Grizzly Bear Facts   First of all, the powerful and majestic Grizzly Bear actually represents a subspecies of brown bear. At one time there were a total of five […]

    Grizzly Bear

      Grizzly Bear Facts   First of all, the powerful and majestic Grizzly Bear actually represents a subspecies of brown bear. At one time there were a total of five […]

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  •   Screwhorn Antelope Facts   The most noteworthy fact about the Screwhorn Antelope remains their distinctively curved horns, from which their name derives. Yet they have far more than that […]

    Screwhorn Antelope

      Screwhorn Antelope Facts   The most noteworthy fact about the Screwhorn Antelope remains their distinctively curved horns, from which their name derives. Yet they have far more than that […]

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  •   Roloway Monkey Facts   The most noteworthy fact about the Roloway Monkey remains their unfortunate status on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. That fact exists because this […]

    Roloway Monkey

      Roloway Monkey Facts   The most noteworthy fact about the Roloway Monkey remains their unfortunate status on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. That fact exists because this […]

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  • Zebra Duiker Facts   Many zoologists consider the Zebra Duiker to be the one of the most highly distinctive and unique looking of all antelopes. Many also believe it was […]

    Zebra Duiker

    Zebra Duiker Facts   Many zoologists consider the Zebra Duiker to be the one of the most highly distinctive and unique looking of all antelopes. Many also believe it was […]

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  •   Northern Bald Ibis Facts   First of all, the quite distinctive Northern Bald Ibis ranks as one of the rarest and most endangered of all known migratory birds. This […]

    Northern Bald Ibis

      Northern Bald Ibis Facts   First of all, the quite distinctive Northern Bald Ibis ranks as one of the rarest and most endangered of all known migratory birds. This […]

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  •   North Sulawesi Babirusa Facts   First of all, the North Sulawesi Babirusa has an appearance so distinctive that many consider it to be a prehistoric species.  While not truly […]

    North Sulawesi Babirusa

      North Sulawesi Babirusa Facts   First of all, the North Sulawesi Babirusa has an appearance so distinctive that many consider it to be a prehistoric species.  While not truly […]

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  •   Hainan Black Crested Gibbon Facts   The Hainan Black Crested Gibbon ranks as one of the most fascinating of all primate species for several reasons. First of all, the […]

    Hainan Black Crested Gibbon

      Hainan Black Crested Gibbon Facts   The Hainan Black Crested Gibbon ranks as one of the most fascinating of all primate species for several reasons. First of all, the […]

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  • Elephant Shrew Facts   First of all, the Elephant Shrew tops many lists of remarkable small mammals. This status exists because they have several attributes normally associated with other animals. […]

    Elephant Shrew

    Elephant Shrew Facts   First of all, the Elephant Shrew tops many lists of remarkable small mammals. This status exists because they have several attributes normally associated with other animals. […]

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  •   Tibetan Sand Fox Facts   The Tibetan Sand Fox evolved as a specialized carnivore. This animal has a skull that displays the most specialized shape for carnivorous behavior of any known […]

    Tibetan Sand Fox

      Tibetan Sand Fox Facts   The Tibetan Sand Fox evolved as a specialized carnivore. This animal has a skull that displays the most specialized shape for carnivorous behavior of any known […]

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  • Tiger Rattlesnake Facts   The most noteworthy fact about a Tiger Rattlesnake is that the animal is the most dangerous species of  all rattlesnake. The quantity of venom injected with a bite […]

    Tiger Rattlesnake

    Tiger Rattlesnake Facts   The most noteworthy fact about a Tiger Rattlesnake is that the animal is the most dangerous species of  all rattlesnake. The quantity of venom injected with a bite […]

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  • Pangolin Facts   First of all, the Pangolin is the ONLY known mammal to have evolved protective scales. Due to these, they are sometimes called the “scaly anteater.” The Pangolin […]

    Pangolin

    Pangolin Facts   First of all, the Pangolin is the ONLY known mammal to have evolved protective scales. Due to these, they are sometimes called the “scaly anteater.” The Pangolin […]

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  • Snow Leopard Facts   Because of its majestic beauty, the Snow Leopard is the National Heritage Animal in two countries within its territorial range, Afghanistan and Pakistan. As a result, it is afforded […]

    Snow Leopard

    Snow Leopard Facts   Because of its majestic beauty, the Snow Leopard is the National Heritage Animal in two countries within its territorial range, Afghanistan and Pakistan. As a result, it is afforded […]

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  • Lowland Streaked Tenrec Facts   The bizarre-looking Lowland Streaked Tenrec is an extraordinarily unique species of Tenrec. The species has developed several completely unique attributes. First of all, this is […]

    Lowland Streaked Tenrec

    Lowland Streaked Tenrec Facts   The bizarre-looking Lowland Streaked Tenrec is an extraordinarily unique species of Tenrec. The species has developed several completely unique attributes. First of all, this is […]

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  • Principle Crab Eating Fox Facts   The Crab Eating Fox is a fascinating (and unusual!) moderate-sized species of wild canid. It is the ONLY living member of its genus which […]

    Crab Eating Fox

    Principle Crab Eating Fox Facts   The Crab Eating Fox is a fascinating (and unusual!) moderate-sized species of wild canid. It is the ONLY living member of its genus which […]

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  •   The Greater Sage Grouse has (perhaps!) justification for the name. This is the largest species of grouse  in North America. Sadly, they are also in decline. Yet despite this […]

    Greater Sage Grouse

      The Greater Sage Grouse has (perhaps!) justification for the name. This is the largest species of grouse  in North America. Sadly, they are also in decline. Yet despite this […]

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  •   First of all, the Mountain Chicken is not actually a chicken. This animal is (as can quite easily be seen by all!) an exceptionally large species of frog! The […]

    Mountain Chicken

      First of all, the Mountain Chicken is not actually a chicken. This animal is (as can quite easily be seen by all!) an exceptionally large species of frog! The […]

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  •       The Akhal Teke is a most distinctive breed of horse.  This most unusual animal is native to Turkmenistan. The breed has adapted to the extremely harsh conditions. First […]

    Akhal Teke

          The Akhal Teke is a most distinctive breed of horse.  This most unusual animal is native to Turkmenistan. The breed has adapted to the extremely harsh conditions. First […]

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