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Sharks & Rays
Sharks can find prey by following the electrical impulses that animals emit, and...
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Mustang
American feral horse, BLM (Bureau of Land Management) horse, Range horse
The Mustang is a feral horse found now in the western United States. The name Mustang comes from the Spanish word mesteño or monstenco meaning wild or stray. Originally these were Spanish horses or their descendants but over the years they became a mix of numerous breeds. These were the horses which changed the lives of the Native Americans living in or near the Great Plains. As European settlers came farther west they brought their horses with them. Some were lost to Indian raids, others were freed as wild stallions tore down fences to add the tame mares tn his herd or tame horse escap...
Rate:  (3.5)
Location: Horses & Ponies
Gray Wolf
The largest canid in the world, the gray wolf spends most of its life in packs, usually of five to ten individuals, that are led by the so-called alpha pair, the only male and female in the pack to breed. Occasionally the wolf hunts and forages alone. However, when preying on large animals such as moose and deer, it will hunt with the pack, using a variety of strategies, such as pushing its prey toward a rendez-vous point where other pack members wait in ambush. The wolf uses a haunting howl to keep the pack together. High-ranking adults also communicate by scent-marking with u...
Rate:  (4.4)
Location: Foxes & Wolves
Gray Wolf (Canis lupus)
Order: Carnivora, Family: Canidae
Resembling a German shepherd dog, the wolf measures 4 1/2 to 6 feet long, including its tail. It stands 26 to 34 inches at the shoulder, and weighs 70 to 110 pounds. Females are generally five to 10 pounds lighter than males. Its coloring ranges from white to black with combinations of gold, tan, brown and rust (a single litter can contain many colors). The wolf's canine teeth may be 2 inches long. The species of gray wolf common today has existed for over 100,000 years.
Rate:  (4.4)
Location: Foxes & Wolves
Gray Jay (Perisoreus canadensis)
Order: Passeriformes, Family: Corvidae
Nearctic: Breeding range: The Gray Jay is found from tree line in northern Canada and Alaska south through boreal and subalpine forests to northern California on the west coast, Arizona and New Mexico in the Rocky Mountains, northern Wisconsin in the midwest, and New York in the east. Winter range: The non-breeding range is essentially the same as the breeding range, as the Gray Jay does not migrate except for (in late fall and winter) occasional altitudinal movements in the Rockies and rare latitudinal movements elsewhere, probably due to food shortages. Perisoreus canadensis has never be...
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Location: Birds & Bats
Manta Ray / Devil Ray / Eagle Ray (Manta birostris)
Order: Myliobatiformes, Family: Mobulidae
The manta ray is flat and wide, with fleshy enlarged pectoral fins that resemble wings. Rough and scaly, the manta has a short, whip-like tail, and gills on the underside of its body. Two cephalic lobes extend from the front of the manta ray's head. Broad and rectangular, its mouth contains small teeth exclusively in the lower jaw. The manta ray varies in color from black to gray-blue along its back. It has a white underside with gray blotches. Manta rays measure up to 29 feet long and 22 feet wide; they can weigh 3,00 pounds.
Rate:  (4.2)
Location: Sharks & Rays


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