10 most difficult animal records riddlesAnimal records quiz
Where do the largest among all crocodilians (crocodiles, alligators, caimans, gharials) live?
in Southeast Asia
in South Australia
in the Nile
The saltwater crocodile is the largest of all living reptiles, reaching up to 6.3 m and 1,360 kg. It may be found from Northern Australia to the eastern coast of India.
Which mammals have the best sense of smell?
The area of nasal mucous membrane in a bear's head is 7 times greater than a bloodhound's (and one hundred times larger than in a human's). Polar bears have been seen to march up to 40 miles in a straight line to reach a prey animal they have detected.
How old was the world's oldest greater flamingo?
Greater was the world's oldest greater flamingo, residing at the Adelaide Zoo in Adelaide, Australia. It was at least 83 years old, having arrived at the zoo from either Cairo or Hamburg in either 1933, 1930, 1925, or 1919, at which point it was already a full-grown adult. On October 29, 2008, Greater was attacked and beaten by four teenagers. In late January 2014, Greater's health deteriorated even further, and the decision was made to euthanize Greater.
What is the longest animal on Earth?
The largest nemertean and possibly the longest animal is the bootlace worm, Lineus longissimus. A specimen found washed ashore on a beach in St. Andrews, Scotland in 1864 was recorded at a length of 55 m (180 ft). This thing makes the blue whale seem short by comparison. Its mucus is highly toxic.
Which living creature has the largest eyes?
the giant squid
Giant squids have the largest eyes of any living creature except perhaps colossal squid – over 30 centimeters (1 ft) in diameter. Large eyes can better detect light (including bioluminescent light), which is scarce in deep water.
This breed of cattle from Africa is known for its the huge horns.
The Ankole-Watusi is a modern American breed of domestic cattle. It derives from the Ankole group of Sanga cattle breeds of central Africa. It is characterized by very large horns.
Which snake has the longest fangs?
eastern diamondback rattlesnake
Gaboon viper is found in the rainforests and savannas of sub-Saharan Africa. Like all vipers, it is venomous. It has the longest fangs (up to 5 cm) and the highest venom yield of any snake. The body is boldly patterned with rectangles and triangles of buff, purple, and brown, which gives the snake its velvetlike appearance and provides excellent camouflage.
A liger is a hybrid cross between a male lion and a tigres. What are ligers best known for?
lack of tail
Ligers are the largest known cats in the world, reaching over 400 kg. In contrast, pumapards (hybrids between pumas and leopards) tend to exhibit dwarfism.