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Plateosauridae

Plateosauridae is a family of plateosaurian sauropodomorphs from the Late Triassic of Europe, Africa and Asia. Although several dinosaurs have been classified as plateosaurids over the years, the family Plateosauridae is now restricted to Plateos ...

Priconodon

Priconodon is an extinct genus of dinosaur, known from its large teeth. Its remains have been found in the Aptian-Albian age Lower Cretaceous Arundel Formation of Muirkirk, Prince Georges County, Maryland, USA.

Protoceras

Protoceras is an extinct genus of Artiodactyla, of the family Protoceratidae, endemic to North America. It lived from the Oligocene to the Early Miocene 33.3 - 16.0 Ma, existing for approximately 17 million years.

Pteranodon

Pteranodon and ἀνόδων) is a genus of pterosaur that included some of the largest known flying reptiles, with wingspans over 7 meters. They lived during the late Cretaceous geological period of North America in present-day Kansas, Alabama, Nebrask ...

Sphenacodon

Sphenacodon is an extinct genus of synapsid that lived from about 300 to about 280 million years ago during the Late Carboniferous and Early Permian periods. Like the closely related Dimetrodon, Sphenacodon was a carnivorous member of the Eupelyc ...

Stegosauria

Stegosauria is a group of herbivorous ornithischian dinosaurs that lived during the Jurassic and early Cretaceous periods. Stegosaurian fossils have been found mostly in the Northern Hemisphere, predominantly in what is now North America, Europe, ...

Stegosauridae

Stegosauridae is a clade of thyreophoran dinosaurs within the suborder Stegosauria. The clade is defined as all species of dinosaurs more closely related to Stegosaurus than Huayangosaurus. The name Stegosauridae’ is thus a stem-based name taken ...

Stegosaurus

Stegosaurus, from Greek stegos which means roof and sauros which means lizard, is a genus of herbivorous thyreophoran dinosaur. Fossils of this genus date to the Late Jurassic period, where they are found in Kimmeridgian to early Tithonian aged s ...

Theropoda

Theropoda or theropods are a dinosaur clade that is characterized by hollow bones and three-toed limbs. They are generally classed as a group of saurischian dinosaurs. Theropods were ancestrally carnivorous, although a number of theropod groups e ...

Tillodontia

Tillodontia is an extinct suborder of eutherian mammals known from the Early Paleocene to Late Eocene of China, the Late Paleocene to Middle Eocene of North America where they display their maximum species diversity, the Middle Eocene of Pakistan ...

Triceratops

Triceratops is a genus of herbivorous ceratopsid dinosaur that first appeared during the late Maastrichtian stage of the late Cretaceous period, about 68 million years ago in what is now North America. It is one of the last known non-avian dinosa ...

Tylosaurus

Tylosaurus "protuberance, knob" + Greek σαυρος "lizard") was a mosasaur, a large, predatory marine reptile closely related to modern monitor lizards and to snakes, from the Late Cretaceous.

Sipalinus

Sipalinus is composed of seven species, five from Africa and two from Eurasia and Australasia. These species are quite large up to 28 mm. and robust, the basic colour is brownish, the surface is crusty looking, often heavily tuberculate and elytr ...

Acrothinium

Acrothinium gaschkevitchii Motschulsky, 1861 Acrothinium cyaneum Chen, 1940 – China Hainan Acrothinium gaschkevitchii matsuii Nakane, 1956 – Japan Okinoerabu Acrothinium cupricolle Jacoby, 1888 – China Acrothinium gaschkevitchii okinawense Nakane ...

Curculio glandium

Curculio glandium is a species of carpophagus weevil, known as the acorn weevil. It is native to eastern North America. It eats by a rostrum, an elongated snout, that is used for piercing. Male/Female differentiation can be determined using the r ...

Dillenia alata

Dillenia alata, commonly known as red beech or golden guinea tree, is a rainforest tree in the Dilleniaceae family, found in northern Australia, New Guinea and nearby islands. It is a medium-sized tree with reddish-brown papery bark. The leaves a ...

Anthinus henselii

Anthinus henselii is a species of air-breathing land snail, a terrestrial gastropod mollusk in the family Strophocheilidae. This species is also known as Drymaeus henselii and then it is placed in the subfamily Bulimulinae, family Orthalicidae. T ...

Neritilia

Neritilia is a genus of freshwater snails which live near the sea coast in submarine caves. They have an operculum, and are aquatic gastropod mollusks in the family Neritiliidae.

Rhytida

Rhytida is a genus of medium-sized, air-breathing, predatory land snails, terrestrial pulmonate gastropod molluscs in the family Rhytididae. This is the type genus of the family.

Succinea costaricana

Succinea costaricana is a species of air-breathing land snail, a terrestrial pulmonate gastropod mollusc in the family Succineidae, the amber snails. The individuals can reach up to 13.5 mm long. When reproducing, females can lay 7 eggs per clust ...

Oryctodromeus

Oryctodromeus was a genus of small parksosaurid dinosaur. Fossils are known from the middle Cretaceous Blackleaf Formation of southwestern Montana and the Wayan Formation of southeastern Idaho, USA, both of the Cenomanian stage, roughly 95 millio ...

Eoenantiornis

Eoenantiornis is a genus of enantiornithean birds which lived during the early Cretaceous period. It is known from a single fossil specimen found in the Yixian Formation in Liaoning province, China. In 1999, the type species Eoenantiornis buhleri ...

Acanthaeschna victoria

Acanthaeschna victoria, the thylacine darner, is a species of Australian dragonfly in the family Telephlebiidae. It is the only member of the genus Acanthaeschna. Acanthaeschna victoria is rare and endemic to coastal areas of both southern and no ...

Austroaeschna inermis

Austroaeschna inermis is a species of large dragonfly in the family Telephlebiidae, known as the whitewater darner. It inhabits fast-flowing mountain streams in southern New South Wales and eastern Victoria, Australia. Austroaeschna inermis is a ...

Austrocnemis splendida

Austrocnemis splendida is a species of damselfly in the family Coenagrionidae, commonly known as a splendid longlegs. Austrocnemis splendida is a tiny damselfly, bronze-black in colour with very long legs. Males have a blue patch on each side of ...

Choristhemis flavoterminata

Choristhemis flavoterminata, the yellow-tipped tigertail, is a species of dragonfly from the family Synthemistidae found in New South Wales and Queensland, Australia. Yellow-tipped tigertails prefer a warm, wet climate and often reside near river ...

Macromia tillyardi

Macromia tillyardi is a species of dragonfly in the family Macromiidae, known as the Australian cruiser. It is a large, black to metallic green dragonfly with bright yellow markings on its abdomen, clear wings and long legs. It is found in northe ...

Rhadinosticta simplex

Rhadinosticta simplex is a species of damselfly in the family Isostictidae. It is commonly known as the powdered wiretail. It is located in Australia, where it is fairly common and localised.

Banded surili

The Raffles banded langur, also known as the banded leaf monkey or banded surili, is a species of primate in the family Cercopithecidae. It is endemic to Singapore and southern Peninsular Malaysia. The species underwent taxonomic revisions in 201 ...

Darwins fox

Darwins fox or Darwins zorro is an endangered canid from the genus Lycalopex. It is also known as the zorro chilote or zorro de Darwin in Spanish and lives on Nahuelbuta National Park, the Valdivian Coastal Range in mainland Chile and Chiloe Isla ...

Landers horseshoe bat

Landers horseshoe bat is a species of bat in the family Rhinolophidae found in Africa. Its natural habitats are dry savanna, moist savanna, and caves.

Lesser hedgehog tenrec

The lesser hedgehog tenrec is a species of mammal in the family Tenrecidae. It is the only species in the genus Echinops and is named in honour of Charles Telfair.

Marbled cat

The marbled cat is a small wild cat native from the eastern Himalayas to Southeast Asia, where it inhabits forests up to 2.500 m altitude. As it is present in a large range, it has been listed as Near Threatened on the IUCN Red List since 2015. T ...

Southern white-breasted hedgehog

The southern white-breasted hedgehog, sometimes referred to as white-bellied hedgehog or white-chested hedgehog, is a hedgehog of Southwestern Asia. It is very similar in lifestyle and appearance to the European hedgehog, but the former has a whi ...

Yellow-headed water monitor

The yellow-headed water monitor, also commonly known as the Philippine water monitor or Cumings water monitor, is a large species of monitor lizard in the family Varanidae. Varanus cumingi was previously recognized as a subspecies of the water mo ...

Attalea maripa

Attalea maripa, commonly called maripa palm is a palm native to tropical South America and Trinidad and Tobago. It grows up 35 m tall and can have leaves or fronds 10–12 m long. This plant has a yellow edible fruit which is oblong ovoid and cream ...

Ilex theezans

Ilex theezans, also I. theæzans and I. theazans, is a species of the genus Ilex in the family Aquifoliaceae, native to Brazil and typically found in its Atlantic Forest. It is sometimes used as an adulterant of mate and sometimes confused with th ...

Maytenus aquifolia

It is native to the regions of Sudeste − in Minas Gerais, Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo states; and of Sul − in Parana, Santa Catarina and Rio Grande do Sul states.

Mendoncia

Mendoncia is a genus of climbing plants in the family Acanthaceae. It is native to southeastern South America, Africa and Madagascar. In South America some of its species are endemic to Brazil in the Atlantic Forest and/or Cerrado ecoregions; in ...

Oenocarpus bacaba

Oenocarpus bacaba is an economically important monoecious fruiting palm native to South America and the Amazon Rainforest, which has edible fruits. This plant is cited in Flora Brasiliensis by Carl Friedrich Philipp von Martius. It can reach up t ...

Pfaffia

Pfaffia is a genus of plants in the family Amaranthaceae. This genus is sometimes placed in the family Chenopodiaceae.

Platonia insignis

Platonia insignis, the sole species of the genus Platonia, is a tree of the family Clusiaceae native to South America in the humid forests of Brazil, Paraguay, parts of Colombia and northeast to Guyana; specially in Amazon Rainforest. Common name ...

Psittacanthus

Psittacanthus, also parrot-flower, is a plant genus in the family Loranthaceae. It is a type of mistletoe native from central Mexico southwards to Central America and parts of South America. It differs from most other Loranthaceae genera by its l ...

Psittacanthus acinarius

Psittacanthus acinarius is a species of mistletoe in the family Loranthaceae, which is native to Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Peru, Venezuela, and French Guiana.

Psittacanthus robustus

Initially, branches are erect, but adult branches are pendulous. Branch cross-sections are square. Leaves are petiolate and obtuse at both base and apex. Inflorescences are both terminal and axillary, consisting of umbels of yellow to orange tria ...

Socratea exorrhiza

Socratea exorrhiza, the walking palm or cashapona, is a palm native to rainforests in tropical Central and South America. It can grow to 25 metres in height, with a stem diameter of up to 16 cm, but is more typically 15–20 m tall and 12 cm in dia ...

Tristerix

Tristerix is a genus of mistletoe in the family Loranthaceae, native to the Andes, ranging from Colombia and Ecuador to Chile and Argentina. They are woody perennials usually occurring as aerial parasites, are pollinated by hummingbirds and flowe ...

Ichnotropis microlepidota

Ichnotropis microlepidota is a species of African lizard in the family Lacertidae. It is commonly called Marxs rough-scaled lizard and is largely found in Angola, Africa. I. microlepidota is a terrestrial lizard and was first discovered at the fo ...

Bagaceratops

Bagaceratops, meaning "small-horned face", is a genus of ceratopsian dinosaur that lived in what is now Mongolia around 80 million years ago, during the Late Cretaceous. Although emerging late in the reign of the dinosaurs, Bagaceratops had a fai ...

Barsboldia

Barsboldia was a genus of large hadrosaurid dinosaur from the early Maastrichtian Nemegt Formation of Omnogov, Mongolia. It is known from a partial vertebral column, partial pelvis, and some ribs.