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Classification

Kingdom, Phylum, Class, Order, Family, Genus, Species (Animal, Cordate, Mammal, Primate, Hominoidea, Homo Sapiens, Human Being)

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Tallest Animal

Giraffe

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2nd Tallest Animal

Elephant

4

Fastest Animal

Cheetah

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2nd Fastest animal

Pronghorn Antelope

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Fastest 2-footed Animal

Ostrich

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Longest living animal

Giant Tortoise

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longest living mammal

Man

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2nd longest living mammal

Elephant

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Largest animal

Blue Whale

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Toothless whale with two blowholes

Baleen

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Whale with long flippers

Humpback

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whale with unicorn-like projection

Narwal

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Orc or orca

Killer whale

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Deepest-diving whale

Sperm Whale

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Lowest animal in food chain

Plankton

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"Sea Cow"

Manatee

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Manatee Relative

Dugong

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Sea Lion, Seal, and Walrus family

Pinniped

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Largest Pinniped

Elephant Seal

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Male and female Pinniped which have tusks

Walrus

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Largest Amphibian

Japanese Salamander

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Number of hearts in an octopus

Three

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Freshwater crustacean

Crayfish

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Oyster, clam, and mussel class

Bivalves

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Freshwater pearl source

Mussels

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"blue point" bivalve

Oyster

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"Cherrystone" bivalve

Mussels

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stone and snow sea creatures

Crabs

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Animal with largest eye

Giante Squid

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Sea hedgehod

Sea urchin

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Crab with one big leg

Fiddler Crab

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Crab that uses a discarded shell

Hermit crab

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Crab and scorpion family

Arthropod

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Cone Gastropod

Snail

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Best-swimming bear

Polar Bear

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Larget bear

Polar and Kodiak Bears

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Smallest bears

Sun Bear (SE Asia)

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South America's only bear

Speckled Bear

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Animals of Australia

Marsupials

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Eucalyptus-eating marsupial

Koala (not a bear)

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North America's only marsupial

Opossum

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Baby Kangaroo

Joey

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Kangaroo's smaller relative

Wallaby

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Marsupial with strongest jaws

Tasmanian Devil

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"Hairy Nosed' marsupial

Wombat

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Symbol of the WWF

(Giant) panda

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North American Panda Relative

Raccoon

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South American Raccoon relative

Coati

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Source of Mohair

Goat

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Camelopard

Giraffe

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Giraff'es smaller African relative

Okapi

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Himalayan Ox

Yak

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Woolly ox of Northern Canada and Greenland

Musk-ox

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Long-horned European number of goat family

Ibex

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Burchell's animal

Zebra

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Thompson's animal

Gazelle

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South African gazelle

springbok

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World's largest antelope

Eland

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Gnu aka

Wildebeast

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Ship of the Desert

Camel

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1 humped camel

Dromedary

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2-humped camel

Bactrian

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South America's largest member of the camel family

Llama

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smallest member of the camel family

Vicuna (South America)

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Llama relative raised for wool

Alpaca

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World's largest snake

python

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Western Hemisphere's largest snake

Anaconda

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Adder and rattlesnake family

viper

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Western Hemisphere's largest pit viper

Bushmaster

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Africa's most lethal snake

Black Momba

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Egyptian Cobra

Asp

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World's largest poisonous snake

King Cobra

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Cobra killer

Mongoose

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Suricate aka

Meerkat

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Turtle shell

Carapace

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World's largest lizard

komodo dragon

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Western Hemisphere's largest lizard

Iguana

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Smalled lizard ith suction cup feet

Gecko

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Lizard of Galapagos islands

Marine Iquana

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Venomous lizard of us southwest

gila monster

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Great Apes

Gorillas, Chimps, Orangutans, bonobo

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Two types of gorilla

Mountain and lowland

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Dominant Male Gorilla

Silverback

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Great ape of borneo and sumatra

Orangutan

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Chimp's close relative

Bonobo

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Monkey of Madagascar

Lemur

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Tailles macaques of gibralter

Barbary Apes

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Monkey with red nose and blue cheeks

Mandrill

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Borneo Monkey known for unusually large nose

Proboscis monkey

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Asian monkey used in research

Rhesus monkey

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Monkey that can be heard for several miles

Howler Monkey

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Long-armed monkey with prehensile tail

Spider monkey

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Long-armed ape of southest asia

Gibbon

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Small new-world monkey

Marmoset

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Smalled Monkey

Pigmy marmoset

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Slow, hanging tree-dweller of south america

Sloth

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Southern American long-snouted mammel

Tapir

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South American fur-bearing rodent

Chinchilla

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The hippopotamus' smaller relative

Pygmy hippoptamus

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only venomous mammel

Duck Billed Platypus

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egg-laying mammals

Duck-billed platypus and spiny anteater

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Flying mammal

Bat

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Blood-sucking bat

Vampire Bat

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Navigational method of bats

echo locations

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African cat-like mammal

Civet

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"Golden" African predator

Golden Jackal

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Spotted "Laughing" Carnivore

Hyena

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World's largest rodent

Capybara

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North America's Largest Rodent

Beaver

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"Golden" chubby-cheeked rodent

Golden Hamster

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Arboreal Rodent

Squirrel

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Rodent from Mongolia

Gerbil

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"Suicidal" rodent from Antarctica

Lemming

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Ermine, Ferret, and Badger Family

Weasel

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Largest member of deer family

Moose

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Only deer family member with both sexes have horns

Caribou

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Thompson's graceful antelope

Gazelle

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Prairie wolf

Coyote

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Cow-like

Bovine

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Goat-like

Hircine

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Bear-like

Caprine or ursine

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Fox-like

Vulpine

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Sheep-like

Ovine

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Pig-like

porcine

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Caudal Vertebrae in animals

Tail