Amazing Animals

Good Essays
Topics: Catfish, Freshwater
Amazing animals that can fly
These animals are naturally born without wings on their body, and most of their relatives are also can not airborne in the air. But with thousands and thousands years of evolution and adaptation to their surroundings, they finally found the way how to“flying” without wings.
In fact, to some of these animals, the word “flying” is misleading, as they actually gliding in the air between a short to medium distance instead of really fly. They are also often called as the canopy animals.
These animals have developed some ingenious ways of travelling between tress in the forest. Flying lemurs and flying squirrels do not actually fly, but have have broad flaps of skin between their front and hind limbs to perform an artificial wings, that enable them to glide from tree to tree to escape predators or to find food.
But, flying or gliding, in general they are trully amazing animals with a distinctive ability that not many of their relatives can match. Below are the images and short descriptions about them, with further related materials and links for you to read more further.
Flying Lizards (Draco blanfordii)
Also often called the ‘flying dragons’ or more properly gliding lizards, this species is the widest spread among all six known species of gliding lizards. These species are able to glide because on each side of the body there is a wide flap of skin (the patagium) supported by movable elongated ribs.

This species inhabits lowland rainforest up to around 1200 metres altitude, and ranges from southwestern China through Vietnam and Thailand to Peninsular Malaysia.
Amazing Deep Sea Creatures
Some cool and unusual living organisms in the depth of the sea.
Modern research has shown that, despite the pitch-blackness of the water, the freezing cold, and the crushing pressure, some amazing and bizarre creatures have adapted to life in the depths of the sea.

Icefish (Notothenioidei)

The Antarctic icefish belong to the perciform and

You May Also Find These Documents Helpful

  • Satisfactory Essays

    The repetition of the first consonant creates a cadence in writing that, when used well, is almost poetic. Alphabets Are Amazing Animals is written entirely in alliteration and is a wonderful way to teach kids vocabulary, sentence structure, and rhythm in the English language. In Alphabets Are Amazing Animals, author Anusha Ravishankar creates sentences around different animals, reptile and birds. She chooses a unique member of these species for each letter (A is for Anteaters, B is for Buffaloes…

    • 208 Words
    • 1 Page
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    Amazing

    • 2526 Words
    • 9 Pages

    "Amazing" What is this life I stumbled in to? Where's it gonna take me? Where's it gonna take you? If life is a journey, then I know where I'll be By the ocean, oh that valley in the sea... But I don't think anyone's looking for me, especially you And if someone is looking, than who? And it's amazing, how lost inside in you feel, When you look fine on the outside, you're screaming someone take the wheel And it's amazing, they think you've got it all, But it might just be a pebble, that's…

    • 2526 Words
    • 9 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Good Essays

    Amazing

    • 2437 Words
    • 63 Pages

    w w ap eP m e tr .X w om .c s er UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE INTERNATIONAL EXAMINATIONS International General Certificate of Secondary Education 0620/12 CHEMISTRY Paper 1 Multiple Choice May/June 2010 45 Minutes Additional Materials: *8778752636* Multiple Choice Answer Sheet Soft clean eraser Soft pencil (type B or HB is recommended) READ THESE INSTRUCTIONS FIRST Write in soft pencil. Do not use staples, paper clips, highlighters, glue or correction…

    • 2437 Words
    • 63 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    amazing

    • 386 Words
    • 2 Pages

    Cd gdh yg b A market scene A market is a place where we buy vegetables, fruits, fish and meat. It is the biggest concentration of noise every morning. It is filled with a crowd of mainly buyers. The Central Market in Kuala Lumpur is not only a landmark but is also one of the best attractions in the city. It is really an experience to go round the stalls during their busy hours. If you happen to be careless about your wallet beware of the pickpocket. Business at the Central Market…

    • 386 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Better Essays

    Amazing

    • 3310 Words
    • 14 Pages

    Menu I Appetizer: (choice of two) Bruschettas with Cheese, Tomato and Basil / Crispy Kangkong with Thousand Island Dressing / Nachos with Cheese Cream Dip Bowl of Seasonal Country Greens Condiments: Iceberg Lettuce, Lola Rosa, Green Ice, Cucumber, Tomatoes, Carrots, White Onion Rings and Corn Kernels Dressing: (choice of two) Thousand Island, Caesar Salad Dressing, French Vinaigrette, Raspberry Vinaigrette, Balsamic Vinaigrette Chicken Potato Salad with Almond Chips Tuna-Pineapple Rotini Salad (a…

    • 3310 Words
    • 14 Pages
    Better Essays
  • Good Essays

    The Amazing A

    • 1064 Words
    • 5 Pages

    In 1600 B.C.E., the Phoenician alphabet's letter had a linear form that served as the base for some later forms. Its name must have corresponded closely to the Hebrew or Arabic aleph. Blackletter A Blackletter A Uncial A Uncial A Another Capital A Another Blackletter A Modern Roman A Modern Roman A Modern Italic A Modern Italic A Modern Script A Modern script A When the ancient Greeks adopted the alphabet, they had no use for the glottal stop—the first phoneme of the Phoenician…

    • 1064 Words
    • 5 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    amazing

    • 375 Words
    • 2 Pages

    Scoot Principle activity: air transportation, equity is fully held by parent company, SIA 4 aircrafts of B777-200, 1 more aircraft for B777-200 and 20 B787 to be added (transferred from SIA) a. History and management structure of the company Started services on 4 June 2012 b. Markets (countries and customer groups) served and products & services offered by the company Low cost mid to long-haul airline, no frills Market: young and fun Cheaper by 40% (or so it claims) 2 class: ScootBiz:…

    • 375 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    The Amazing Tomato

    • 290 Words
    • 2 Pages

    The Amazing Tomato The word "tomato" may refer to the plant (Solanum lycopersicum) or the edible, typically red, fruit that it bears. Having originated in America, the tomato was spread around the world following the Spanish colonization of the Americas, and its many varieties are now widely grown, often in greenhouses in cooler climates. The number of qualities tomato possesses is impeccable making it one of the finest fighting machines for cancer. Ketchup is one of the favorite thing kids like…

    • 290 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Good Essays

    Amazing Grace

    • 588 Words
    • 3 Pages

    Amazing Grace In the movie Amazing Grace was a horrible yet completely realistic conditions of the most poor, rundown neighborhoods and districts in New York City. During the 18th century millions of men, woman and children were taken from their homes in Africa and sold into slavery. Few survived the slave trade was wrong, and to find one who had the courage to stand-up against it seemed impossible. Humanity needed a hero, someone who could establish equally. The movie Amazing Grace tells the account…

    • 588 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    Amazing Grace

    • 1135 Words
    • 5 Pages

    “The Amazing Grace” The Amazing grace is a good book to read. By my standards is kind of violent and crazy. Within the next few pages here I intend to address two issues. First I will try to give a personal review of what I saw this book to hold, and second I will try explaining the reverence which this book has to the field of Public Administration. First try to picture children in a slum where the squalor in their homes is just as bad as that which is in the streets. Where prostitution is rampant…

    • 1135 Words
    • 5 Pages
    Good Essays