Guanaco animal. Description, features, species, lifestyle and habitat

What can be called an animal that, in addition and in size, resembles a red deer, and in appearance is a strange combination of a camel and a sheep? Aborigines of North America, Quechua Indians, called it "wanaku", which means "wild", "ill-bred". From this word came the name that we know - guanaco, a cloven-hoofed animal from the family of camels, the ancient ancestor of the llama.

Harza animal. Description, features, species, lifestyle and habitat of charza

Harza is the largest of the marten family. In addition to its size, it stands out among other martens in a bright color. Due to the peculiarities of color design, she has a middle name “yellow-breasted marten”. On the Russian territory is found in the Far East. Therefore, it is often called the "Ussuri marten." Description and features of Kharzu can be attributed to the average predators.

Animals of the Krasnodar Territory. Description, names, types and photos of animals of the Krasnodar Territory

The Krasnodar Territory is popularly called the Kuban, although, of course, it is larger and contains some more regions. But it so happened. Kuban for us is the Krasnodar Territory, a famous place, the granary of our country, the Cossack patrimony. A bold, strong, free, generous region. They call it that way along the main river flowing here - the Kuban, which flows into the Sea of ​​Azov and divides the region into 2 parts.

Animals of the Stavropol Territory. Description, names, types and photos of animals of the Stavropol Territory

The Stavropol Territory ... "The Gates of the Caucasus," as this fertile land is also called. A unique region in Russia where you can see the summer and winter. It is located in the central part of the foothills and on the northern slope of the Caucasus. Plain and mountains in one place, right and left bounded by two seas, the Black and Caspian. In the east, you can stumble upon the mysterious wandering dunes in the deserts, and near Zheleznovodsk visit the cave of permafrost.

Crane AI animal. Description, features, species, lifestyle and habitat

Among mammals, very unusual species are found. The little arm is one of them. This mammal belongs to the group of semi-monkeys, to the group of lemurs, but differs significantly from them in appearance and habits. Description and features In 1780, thanks to the research of the scientist Pierre Sonner among the animals of the forests of Madagascar, an amazing little animal was discovered with a small arm.

Liger animal. Description, features, lifestyle and habitat of the league

The animal, which is called the liger, is not found in the wild in any part of the world. Indeed, in order for him to be born, the predators that live on different continents must mate. Ligers are animals in which the genes of a father-lion and a mother-tigress are mixed. Description and features The liger is the largest representative of the feline family, which is known to people.

Hyena dog. Description, features, species, lifestyle and habitat of a hyena dog

The hyena dog belongs to the biological canine family, the genus Lycaon, in which it is the only species. The Latin name (Lycaon pictus) is formed of 2 words - the Greek Lycaon, meaning "wolf" and the Latin pictus - decorated or painted. This name was given to the hyena dog because of its motley skin, covered with uneven in shape and size spots of black, sand (light red) and white colors, and they are so bizarre that, as noted, it is impossible to find two individuals, painted the same way.

Altai maral animal. Description, features, lifestyle and habitat of maral

Altai nomadic tribes revered maral as a sacred, totemic animal. Legends say that in heaven there is a herd of these noble animals from which life on earth originated, and the souls of dead people return to the heavenly "relatives". Therefore, hunting for horned beauties was strictly limited, wise old men warned young miners: if you kill more than two Altai deers, it will be trouble.

Gavial crocodile. Description, features, species, lifestyle and habitat of the gavial

In the reptile class, the crocodile detachment includes a wide variety of representatives. Gavial is represented by the only species in the family of the same name. It differs sharply in a narrow muzzle, three or five times longer than the transverse dimensions. With the growth of an individual, this symptom only intensifies. To feed the fish, the crocodile has sharp teeth, slightly inclined in location.

Grizzly bear. Description, features, species, lifestyle and habitat of the grizzly

It is hard to believe, but the bear, fox and raccoon had common ancestors - 30 million years ago, the brown beast was modest in size and moved around, jumping through the trees. In the course of evolution, much has changed - species of bears have arisen that have settled throughout the planet and differ from each other. One of the largest and most dangerous is the grizzly bear, not without reason its scientific name from Latin translates as "ferocious".