Animals

Opossum facts, marsupial animal habitat & diet of Didelphidae

The animals commonly called Opossum that live throughout the Americans these animals belong to the Didelphidae family and although they share a common name with the opossums found in Australia and the surrounding Indo Pacific Islands. Opossum habitat There are around 100 different species of opossums and only one is native to North America Virginia. …

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Axolotl neotenic salamander (Ambystoma mexicanum) Amphibian

The axolotl is a salamander (Ambystoma mexicanum) through guessing you might be noticing a slight difference between these critters and other salamanders, no that’s not a decorative headpiece to win the affections of others. Axolotl facts Axolotls the funny-looking wispy filaments surrounding the head of nearly every axolotl are actually external gills. These gills are …

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Narwhal facts, toothed whale, endangered large marine mammal

Narwhal or Monodon monoceros is an oceanic mammal although it might look fish like, Narwhale is indeed mammal, just like an elephant or a house cat. Narwhal mammal Narwhale is warm-blooded or endothermic and produces milk for their young among other mammal specific traits probably their most defining characteristic is their large long tusks at …

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