Animal Bytes

Each byte is a one-page fact sheet specifically designed to help you quickly find information about some of the interesting creatures found in the animal kingdom. Most species files include scientific classification, basic physical traits, fun facts, and conservation/ecological value.
  • Hourglass Tree Frog


    Includes frogs, salamanders, & newts

    • Reef Lobster


      Includes spiders, scorpions, shrimp, lobster, crabs, insects, millipedes, & centipedes

      • Guira Cuckoo


        Includes penguins, pelicans, storks, flamingos, ibis, ducks, geese, eagles, hawks, vultures, pheasants, cranes, gulls, puffins, parrots, turacos, owls, hornbills, toucans, & starlings

        • False Black Clownfish

          Bony Fish

          Includes coelacanths, lungfishes, gars, tarpon, eels, herring, catfishes, pike, salmon, lanternfishes, cod, anglerfishes, silversides, seahorses, scorpionfishes, perches, cichlids, tuna, flounders, & puffers

          • Bull Shark

            Cartilaginous Fish

            Includes sharks, skates, & rays

            • Moon Jellyfish


              Includes jellyfish, sea anemones, & corals

              • Vermillion Sea Star


                Includes sea stars, sea cucumbers, & sea urchins

                • Tiger


                  Includes kangaroos, anteaters, bats, monkeys, foxes, bears, otters, tigers, lions, seals, walrus, whales, manatees, elephants, zebras, rhinoceros, hippopotamus, giraffe, & antelopes

                  • Nautilus


                    Includes clams, snails, octopuses, & squid

                    • Turtles at Turtle Trek


                      包括鳄鱼、蜥蜴、蛇、& turtles

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