Mammals

Mammals are those warm blooded air-breathing vertebrate animals that are categorized by their hair, three middle ear bones, and the mother nurse their young ones with milk.

west african giraffe facts

African Giraffe Facts | Anatomy, Diet, Habitat, Behavior

The West African giraffe or Niger giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis peralta) is typically found in the Sagel areas of West Africa. It is an endangered...
norway rat facts

Norway Rat Facts | Anatomy, Diet, Range, Behavior

The Norway rat or brown rat (Rattus norvegicus) is one of the most familiar common rats. It is thought to occupy almost every continent...
pygmy marmoset facts

Finger Monkey Facts | Anatomy, Diet, Habitat, Behavior

Also known as the pygmy marmoset (Cebuella pygmaea), finger monkey is the world’s smallest true monkey and is also one of the smallest primates. It is...
eastern chipmunk facts

Eastern Chipmunk Facts | Anatomy, Diet, Habitat, Behavior

The eastern chipmunk (Tamias striatus) is the largest of the chipmunks and is typically found in the eastern North America. It is the only...
ground squirrel facts

Ground Squirrel Facts | Anatomy, Diet, Habitat, Behavior

Ground squirrels are short haired and short legged rodents that are widely distributed from North America, North Africa, to as far as north Asia...
colobus monkey facts

Colobus Monkey Facts | Anatomy, Diet, Habitat, Behavior

The colobus monkey (colobids) is a group of monkeys that are extremely rare within their limited range. Common among these monkeys is black and...
nine banded armadillo facts

Nine Banded Armadillo Facts | Anatomy, Diet, Habitat, Behavior

The nine-banded armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus) is a medium-size mammal that typically occurs in America. It is the most common armadillo. Nine-banded armadillos are likely...
two toed sloth facts

Two Toed Sloth Facts | Anatomy, Diet, Habitat, Behavior

The two toed sloth or the Hoffmann’s two toed sloth (Choloepus hoffmanni) is a native species of Central and South America. It occurs on...
pink fairy armadillo

Pink Fairy Armadillo Facts | Anatomy, Diet, Habitat, Behavior

The pink fairy armadillo (Chlamyphorus truncatus) is the world’s smallest armadillo species. It is typically found in the dry sandy environments of Argentina. The...
bat eared fox facts

Bat Eared Fox Facts | Anatomy, Diet, Habitat, Behavior

The bat eared fox (Otocyon megalotis) typically inhabits the savanna of Africa. It is an insectivorous animal. True to its name, the fox’s bat-like...
squirrel facts for kids

Squirrel Facts For Kids | Everything about Squirrels

Squirrels are small-sized rodents that are widely distributed around the globe. They are native to America but many of them are introduced in Australia....
fennec fox facts

Fennec Fox Facts | Anatomy, Diet, Habitat, Behavior

The fennec fox (Vulpes zerda) is a small-sized fox typically found in the Sahara and Arabian deserts. The fox is clearly recognized by its unusually...
fox squirrel facts

Fox Squirrel Facts | Anatomy, Diet, Habitat, Behavior

The fox squirrel (Sciurus niger) is the largest of the tree squirrels. It is one of the most common squirrel species. They have long...
gray fox facts

Gray Fox Facts | Anatomy, Diet, Habitat, Behavior

The gray fox (Urocyon cinereoargenteus) occurs all throughout the southern North America and South America including Venezuela and Colombia. It is a medium-sized carnivorous...
florida panther facts

Florida Panther Facts | Anatomy, Diet, Habitat, Behavior

The Florida panther is a subspecies of cougar. It is typically found in the swamps, hardwood hammocks, and pinelands of southern Florida. The panther...
red wolf facts

Red Wolf Facts | Anatomy, Diet, Habitat, Behavior, Reproduction

The red wolf (Canis rufus) is a native mammal of the eastern United States. The physical appearance of red wolf is nearly the same...
kangaroo rat facts

Kangaroo Rat Facts | Behavior, Diet, Habitat, Reproduction

The kangaroo rat (Dipodomys) is a small rodent species adapted to living in arid habitats. It has long been admired for its dumpy little...
what do arctic wolves eat

What Do Arctic Wolves Eat | Arctic Wolf’s Feeding & Diet

Arctic wolves typically roam on the northernmost regions of North America as well as on the eastern and northern coast off the Greenland. They...
what do rhinos eat

What Do Rhinos Eat | Rhinos Diet & Feeding Behavior

The rhinoceros (Rhinocerotidae) is an herbivorous mammal which means that it never hunts for the food because it doesn’t need to. All rhino species...
what do howler monkeys eat

What Do Howler Monkeys Eat | Howler Monkey Diet

Howler monkeys are the only species of the New World Monkey which specializes in eating leaves. They are the only folivores as they mostly...

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