Animals of the World

Here you can find out all about thousands of mammals, reptiles, birds, amphibians, and fishes walking, flying, and swimming the Earth. Also check out the galleries for unique animal wallpapers.

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Birds

Tawny Frogmouth

The Tawny Frogmouth, a resident of Australian forests, gets its name since its mouth closely replicates a frog. English naturalist John Latham described this bird for the first

  1. Scarlet Ibis

    The scarlet ibis is probably the most dazzling species of long-legged, hardy wading birds

  2. Snowy Egret

    The snowy egret is a graceful, active species of small- to medium-sized herons known by i

  3. Black-bellied Whistling Duck

    The black-bellied whistling duck is a highly gregarious, noisy waterfowl species that bel

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Fishes

Northern Snakehead

The Northern Snakehead is a species of large carnivorous fish native to parts of the Kore

Goonch Catfish

Goonch Catfish, also known as the Giant Catfish, is a species of monster-size catfish fou

Oceanic Whitetip Shark

The Oceanic Whitetip is a species of very ferocious sharks that are often regarded as the

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Southern Cassowary

The Southern Cassowary, alternately called the do

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Tawny Frogmouth

The Tawny Frogmouth, a resident of Australian for