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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 […]

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 […]

Polkadot Stingray

Xingu River Polkadot Stingray

It’s not just clothes that are beautiful with polkadot pattern. Animals are also cool when have body spots like polka circles. Look at the stingrays Potamotrygon leopoldi. It’s body color is not black or grey plain as usual. But, it’s body is a unique style of Polka, namely in the form of a pattern of white […]