The Animal Kingdom 1 - Answers

Published: Wednesday 4th November 2015
  1. What type of animal is an alewife? A fish.
  2. What animal is also known as a gnu? Wildebeest.
  3. What is the tallest living animal? Giraffe.
  4. Which is the World's largest venomous snake? King Cobra.
  5. Where on a butterfly would you find it's taste sensors? On their feet.
  6. Which wild hog with upturned tusks is native to the Malay peninsula? Babirusa.
  7. What animals are Gibraltar's biggest tourist attraction? Macaques (Barbary apes).
  8. Which food crop is attacked by the phylloxera fly? Grapes.
  9. Which Asian beast of burden is often known as the carabao? Water buffalo.
  10. Which is the largest Asian antelope? A nilgai (or Nilgau).
  11. How many horns does a Sumatran rhino have? Two.
  12. How many pairs of legs does the common house centipede generally have? Fifteen.
  13. Which breed of animals were named after Father A David, a French missionary and naturalist? Pere David deer.
  14. Which two species of animals always give birth to twins? Salamanders & Armadillos.
  15. What is the proper name for the Daddy Long-legs? Crane fly (Latin name-Tipulidae).
  16. What type of animal is a taipan? A snake.
  17. Which animals live in a drey? Squirrels.
  18. What are the young of an eel called? Elvers.
  19. How many tentacles does a squid have? Ten.
  20. What name is given to a female donkey? Jenny.