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Monitor Lizard from Borneo – Very Rare Earless Lizard

Earless Monitor Lizard

No one has ever known this animal, even at the beginning, this animal expected has been extinct. Monitor Lizard from Borneo, or has been known as Earless Monitor Lizard can only been seen in Kalimantan, precisely in Sarawak and West Kalimantan. This animal usually lives in river side, so this animal been classified as semiaquatic […]

Civet Versus Mongoose

Asian Palm Civet

Last night there are some noises heard in the chicken coop of Mr. Brown. This morning, when Mr. Brown checked his own chicken coop, he found that one of his chicken is lost. “Uh, it must be stolen by civet” he said. After he investigated, finally he found that not the civet who stole his […]

Hyrax, the Singer of the Desert

Hyrax, the Singer of the Desert

In the dry desert, you can hear sound like a song but nobody in there. So, who was singing?     Mountain’s inhabitant The sound of desert is come from hyrax, little mammal which inhabit the desert. Hyrax communicates with tone sound. Sometime with high tone sound, other time with lower tone sound. The hyrax’s […]

Dragonlike insect

Hickory Horned Devil

This creature has some horns and whole body full of thorn. Even some people are regarding it as a dragon. Their present is always scaring for people who dare to approaching the hickory tree. What creature is this? This creature with the horn in the head is often seen on hickory tree called as “hickory horned devil”. […]

Arrow Crab the spider crab

Arrow Crab the Spider Crab

Do not call it spider because it will be upset. Although, it shape is like spider, but it is a crab! The spider leg This crab is called the arrow crab, or Stenorhynchus seticornis. The arrow crab is really like spiders, especially “daddy long legs” spider. Look at the all eight legs which are long and […]

Quokka, The Happiest Animal

Quokka The Happiest Animal In The World

They are the native animals of Australia which is known as “The Happiest Animals”. Well, what is it?   Always smiling Quokka is their name, and the Latin name is Setonix brachyurus. Quokka’s shape is similar to a weasel, but their fur are gray and brown with a rounded ears. Quokka always seen smiling. That’s why […]

The Super Ants

Leafcutter Ants

Do not underestimate the ants. This little creature has incredible super powers The Super Strong The ant’s weight is only about 1-5 mg. Surprisingly, ants estimated can carry loads weighing 10-50 times their weight, everyday. It was like we lift a car. More again, according to the researchers, the ants can actually lift loads weighing 5,000 […]

Cats, The Hygiene Lovers

Cats Only Drink Clean Water

The cat apparently like cleanliness, these are the proof. Cats Licking Their Body Cats love to lick their body. For what they do this? Apparently, the cat licking their body to spread the moisturizing oil from their skin. That way, the feathers can be lubricated and becomes shiny and waterproof at once. In order to […]

Kohaku, The Red and White Colored Koi

Kohaku Koi Fish

Only the Red and White At a first glance, the patterns on the body of Koi fish is almost the same. Hmmm, wait for a moment. Take a look more closely. There are different pattern in their body. Yup, simply their body are consists of red and white colors only. But, though all in red […]

Saki The White-Faced Monkey

Saki - The White-faced Monkey

This monkey like wearing a face mask of white feathers. That is why they were called saki white-faced monkey. Saki is the primates of the Pitheciidae family. This animal has a species name Pithecia pithecia. This monkey also known as the Guianan saki or gold-face saki. It’s easy to distinguish female saki monkey from the male, […]

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