Posted by pets | 6 December 2012

The ears, also known as the Binturong or Bearcat Asian.


The Manturón (Arctictis binturong), also known as Binturong, the Asian bearcat, the Bearcat Palawan, or simply Bearcat, is a species in the family Eupleridae, which includes Civets and to the ginetas.

It is the only member of its genus. The binturong It is neither a … Read the rest

Posted by pets | 29 November 2012

The rare loris of probe, Slow Loris or loris Pygmy sloth

Pygmy Slow Loris

Primitive primates called prosimians that are in the tropical forests of Laos, Viet Nam, China and Cambodia. These arboreal primates become extinct almost during the Viet Nam war. Much of the forests where they lived the loris were destroyed. After the war, deforestation continues to be … Read the rest

Posted by pets | 28 November 2012

The strange fish drop

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The species Psychrolutes marcidus, best known for fish drop, smear fish, Pez sapo or Janira, It is without a doubt one of the fish more ugly from the ocean. These saltwater fish have what resembles a large nose and appear to be frowning. … Read the rest

Posted by pets | 11 November 2012

The tenrec


The tenrec are family of mammals and are found in Madagascar and parts of Africa. They resemble hedgehogs, shrews, weasels, mice and even, otters, as a result of convergent evolution.

The smallest species are the size of the shrews, with a body length … Read the rest

Posted by pets | 2 November 2012

The Echidna's short snout


The short snout Echidna It is the only species of Echidna of Australia. It is easy to recognize by their sharp spines, short legs and long snout.

Measured between 30 and 45 cm.. and weigh between 2 and 5 kg. Found on Australia, including Tasmania. While is … Read the rest

Posted by pets | 2 November 2012

The Fossa


The Fossa, a rare Carnivore native to Madagascar, It is the largest predator of the island. With only 2500 surviving individuals, It is considered one of the most endangered species in the world.

The fossa is an animal of the family of the Mongoose, with a length of almost 2 meters from … Read the rest

Posted by pets | 31 October 2012

Honduran white bat

white bat

The Honduran white bat It is only in a few countries of Central America. With luck you can find in Nicaragua, Costa Rica and, of course, in the country which is named, Honduras. However, is extremely rare and, otherwise, is tiny – the more … Read the rest

Posted by pets | 28 October 2012

Aye-Aye Aye!

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The aye - aye is the only living member of the family Daubentoniidae, and is considered to be the most unusual of all primates.

Key data
Conservation status: Near-threatened


The Aye-woes have a unique method of feeding: A large percentage of its diet consists of insect larvae which live … Read the rest

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