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Trevors free-tailed bat

The Trevors free-tailed bat is a species of bat in the family Molossidae. It is found in Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Guinea, Nigeria, South Sudan, and Uganda. Its natural habitats are subtropica ...

Trinidad spiny rat

The Trinidad spiny rat is a species of rodent in the family Echimyidae. It is found in Trinidad and Tobago and northern Venezuela.

Zygodontomys brevicauda

Zygodontomys brevicauda, also known as the short-tailed zygodont, short-tailed cane mouse, or common cane mouse, is a species of rodent in the genus Zygodontomys of tribe Oryzomyini. It occurs from Costa Rica via Panama, Colombia and Venezuela in ...

Achillea erba-rotta

Achillea erba-rotta is a polymorphic species, as its physical characteristics clearly vary depending on the variety. The biological form is chamaephyte suffruticose, as these plants have perennating buds borne close to the ground and are woody in ...

Bassia

Bassia is a genus of flowering plants in the amaranth family, Amaranthaceae. They are distributed in the western Mediterranean to eastern Asia. Some occur outside their native ranges as introduced species.

Campanula alpestris

Campanula alpestris, the alpine bellflower, is a species of bellflower in the family Campanulaceae, that is native from South Western Alps. The generic name campanula comes from the shape of a bell flower; in particular, the word comes from Latin ...

Hibiscus laevis

Hibiscus laevis, the halberd-leaf rosemallow, is a herbaceous perennial flower native to central and eastern North America. Their showy, creamy-white or pink flowers are large, up to 6 inches across, and are hard to miss. These flowers require ex ...

Lavatera punctata

Lavatera punctata, commonly called spotted-stalked tree-mallow or annual tree mallow, is an annual herbaceous plant belonging to the genus Lavatera of the family Malvaceae.

Malva nicaeensis

Malva nicaeensis is an annual or biennial herb producing a hairy, upright stem up to 60 centimeters long. The leaves are up to 12 centimeters wide and have several slight lobes along the edges. Flowers appear in the leaf axils, each with pinkish ...

Najas minor

Najas minor, known as brittle naiad or brittle waternymph, is an annual aquatic plant, a submersed herb. It is native to Europe, Asia and North Africa from the Netherlands to Morocco east to Japan and the Philippines, including China, Siberia, Ce ...

Solanum capsicoides

The Solanum capsicoides described by C.F.P. von Martius is now Solanum hirtellum. "Solanum ciliatum" and "Solanum pentapetaloides" redirect here. These can also refer to other Solanaceae; see below. Solanum capsicoides, the cockroach berry, known ...

Thymus pannonicus

Thymus pannonicus, known by its common name Hungarian thyme or Eurasian thyme, is a perennial herbaceous plant, distributed in central and eastern Europe and Russia. It grows over open dry meadows, grasslands, and rocks. In Serbia, this plant spe ...

Trifolium hirtum

Trifolium hirtum is a species of clover known by the common name rose clover. It is native to Europe, Western Asia, and North Africa. It is present elsewhere as an introduced species and it is cultivated as a cover crop and animal fodder. It was ...

Alderia

Alderia is a genus of sea slugs, marine gastropod mollusks in the family Limapontiidae. These are sacoglossan sea slugs. The name Alderia first appeared in Thompsons 1844 Report on the fauna of Ireland as a nomen nudum Allmann MSS.

Bougainvillia muscus

In 1844, van Beneden named the hydroid form of this species as Eudendrium ramosum. Strethill Wright showed that it did not belong in the genus Eudendrium and placed it in Atractylis. Later Allman placed it in Bougainvillia on the basis of its sim ...

Corynactis viridis

Corynactis viridis, the jewel anemone, is a brightly coloured anthozoan similar in body form to a sea anemone or a scleractinian coral polyp, but in the order Corallimorpharia. It is found in the northeastern Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean ...

Coryne eximia

Coryne eximia is a red or pink hydroid growing to 15 cm tall but usually only half this size. It is rather similar to Coryne muscoides but differs in that all the branches usually come off one side of each stem and that most of the stems and bran ...

Dendronotidae

Dendronotidae is a family of sea slugs, nudibranchs, marine gastropod mollusks in the superfamily Tritonioidea. This family is within the clade Cladobranchia according to the taxonomy of the Gastropoda by Bouchet & Rocroi, 2005.

Geomalacus

This genus contains the following species: subgenus Geomalacus Geomalacus maculosus Allman, 1843 - Kerry slug subgenus Arrudia Pollonera, 1890 Geomalacus anguiformis Morelet, 1845 Geomalacus malagensis Wiktor & Norris, 1991 Geomalacus oliveirae S ...

Kerry slug

The Kerry slug or Kerry spotted slug is a species of terrestrial, pulmonate, gastropod mollusc. It is a medium-to-large sized, air-breathing land slug in the family of roundback slugs, Arionidae. Adult Kerry slugs generally measure 7–8 cm 2.8–3.2 ...

Oryzomys couesi

Oryzomys couesi, also known as Coues rice rat, is a semiaquatic rodent in the family Cricetidae occurring from southernmost Texas through Mexico and Central America into northwestern Colombia. It is usually found in wet habitats, such as marshes, ...

Platacanthomyidae

The rodent family Platacanthomyidae, or Oriental dormice, includes the spiny dormice and the Chinese pygmy dormice. In spite of their appearance, these animals are not true dormice, but are part of the large and complex superfamily Muroidea. The ...

Brown-banded rail

The brown-banded rail is a species of bird in the family Rallidae. It is endemic to the Philippines, known from Luzon and Samar. Details about its life and breeding are not known. Its habitat is listed to be cloudforest, near pine forest and undi ...

Micromacronus

Micromacronus is a bird genus in the family Cisticolidae endemic to the Philippines. Long considered to be monotypic, its members are known as miniature babblers or miniature tit-babblers. As the scientific as well as the common names indicate, t ...

Dvinia

Dvinia is an extinct genus of cynodonts of the family Dviniidae found in Sokolki on the Northern Dvina River near Kotlas in Arkhangelsk Oblast, Russia. Its fossil remains date from the Late Permian and were found with Inostrancevia, Scutosaurus a ...

Inostrancevia

Inostrancevia is an extinct genus of carnivorous therapsids, containing the largest members of the family Gorgonopsidae, predators characterized by long, saber-tooth-like canines. The various species inhabited northern Russia during the Upper Tat ...

Colobodactylus

There are two species in the genus Colobodactylus. Colobodactylus taunayi Amaral, 1933 - Taunay teiid Colobodactylus dalcyanus Vanzolini & Ramos, 1977 - Vanzolinis teiid

Liotyphlops beui

Liotyphlops beui is a species of nonvenomous snake in the family Anomalepididae. It is found in northeast Argentina, eastern Paraguay, and center-west, southeast, and south Brazil; the Reptile Database restricts its range to Brazil. It is locally ...

Mastigodryas

Mastigodryas is a genus of colubrid snakes. Like some other colubrids, they are commonly called racers. It is a Neotropical genus, with members distributed from Mexico to Argentina and several islands in the Caribbean. Some authorities use the ol ...

Adinotherium

Adinotherium is an extinct genus of Toxodontidae, large bodied hoofed ungulates which inhabited South America during the Middle to Late Miocene, from 17.5 - 6.8 Ma and existed for approximately 10.7 million years, Santacrucian to Huayquerian in t ...

Albertogaudrya

Albertogaudrya is an extinct genus of astrapotherian mammal that lived in present-day Salta, Argentina during the Eocene 48.6 to 37.2 million years ago. Fossils of Albertogaudrya have been found in the Lumbrera and Sarmiento Formations. It is nam ...

Antifer

Antifer is an extinct genus of large herbivorous deer of the family Cervidae, endemic to South America during the Pleistocene, living from 2.6 Ma-13.000 years ago and existing for approximately 2.589 million years. Cervids first entered the forme ...

Argyrolagus

Argyrolagus is an extinct genus of South American metatherian, belonging to the order Polydolopimorpha from the Early Pliocene Monte Hermoso Formation, Patagonia, Argentina.

Astraponotus

Astraponotus is an extinct genus of herbivorous mammals, belonging to the family of astrapotherids. It lived during the Late Eocene, 37.2-33.9 million years ago) and its fossil remains have been found in the Sarmiento Formation of Argentina, Sout ...

Borhyaena

Borhyaena is an extinct genus of South American metatherian, living between 17.5 and 15.5 million years ago in Patagonia, Argentina and Chile.

Canis nehringi

Canis nehringi is an extinct species of canid. Canis gezi, a poorly known small wolf from the Ensenadan of South America, appears to have given rise to Canis nehringi, a Lujanian species from Argentina. Betras analysis in 1988, places Canis dirus ...

Caviodon

Caviodon is an extinct genus of Late Miocene to Late Pliocene rodents, related to the modern guinea pig. Fossils of Caviodon have been found in the Ituzaingo, Monte Hermoso and Rio Quinto Formations of Argentina, and the San Gregorio Formation of ...

Cephalomyidae

Cephalomyidae is an extinct family of caviomorph rodents from South America. The specific relationships of the family are uncertain, and affinities to both chinchilloid and cavioid rodents have been supported. Most recently, Kramarz performed a p ...

Chapalmalania

Though related to raccoons and coatis, Chapalmalania was a large creature, reaching about 1.5 metres 4.9 ft in body length, with a short tail. Chapalmalania is estimated to have weighed approximately 150 kilograms 330 lb, comparable in size to an ...

Chasicotherium

Chasicotherium is an extinct genus of a large notoungulate mammal known originally from a partial skull with mandible discovered in the Arroyo Chasico Formation, in the stream of the same name of the Party of Villarino, Province of Buenos Aires, ...

Cramauchenia

Cramauchenia is an extinct genus of litoptern South American ungulate. Cramauchenia was named by Florentino Ameghino. The name has no literal translation. Instead, it is an anagram of the name of a related genus Macrauchenia. This genus was initi ...

Diadiaphorus

Diadiaphorus is an extinct genus of litoptern mammal from the Miocene of Argentina and Bolivia, South America.

Diaphorocetus

Diaphorocetus is an extinct genus of odontocete cetacean belonging to Physeteroidea. Its remains were found in the Monte Leon Formation of Argentina, dating to the Early Miocene.

Didolodus

Didolodus is an extinct genus of mammals from Middle Eocene Argentina. It is an ungulate mammal of uncertain affinities, possibly related to Litopterna, though this is uncertain due to the lack of reliable post-cranial remains, and for now remain ...

Dusicyon cultridens

Dusicyon cultridens or Dusicyon patagonicus cultridens is an extinct canid species in the genus Dusicyon. However, the classification of this species is poorly researched and debatable. Some scientists place this species in the genera Canis and L ...

Eocardiidae

The Eocardiidae are an extinct family of caviomorph rodents from South America. The family is probably ancestral to the living family Caviidae, which includes cavies, maras, and capybaras and their relatives. McKenna and Bell divided eocardiids i ...

Hapalops

Hapalops is an extinct genus of ground sloth from the Early to Late Miocene of Brazil, Bolivia, Colombia, and Argentina in South America.

Hegetotherium

Hegetotherium is an extinct genus of mammals from the Middle Miocene of Argentina and Chile, South America.

Hemiauchenia

Hemiauchenia, synonym Tanupolama, is a genus of lamine camelids that evolved in North America in the Miocene period about 10 million years ago. This genus diversified and moved to South America in the Early Pleistocene, as part of the Great Ameri ...

Henricosborniidae

Henricosborniidae is a family of extinct notoungulate mammals known from the Late Paleocene to Early Miocene of Argentina, Bolivia and Brazil. The name honors U.S. paleontologist Henry Fairfield Osborn.