Category Archives: Animal

Silky Anteater

Absolutely adorable……… Silky anteater https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Silky_anteater Six New Tiny Anteater Species Found—Hiding in Plain Sight https://news.nationalgeographic.com/2017/12/anteaters-animals-brazil-new-species/ The Silky Anteater is Just Ridiculous – io9 – Gizmodo https://io9.gizmodo.com/the-silky-anteater-is-just-ridiculous-1729369525             Advertisements

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Ghost Sharks: Chimaeras

Chimaeras also called as ghost sharks, rat fish, elephant fish, elephant shark, silver trumpeter, whitefish,  spookfish (not  the family Opisthoproctidae), or rabbit fish (notthe family Siganidae) They are a cartilaginous fishes in the order Chimaeriformes. The ghost shark in the southwestern … Continue reading

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 Trilobite Beetles

Called a platerodrilus. A type of beetle from the family Lycidae. The ones usually seen are female, who stay in their larvae form. These females have large scales over the head and body reminiscent of a trilobite.  Also called Trilobite … Continue reading

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More Tardigrades

I still think these guys are tailing me… Again I found my news-feed today on Facebook full of tardigrades posts.  Everyone is amazed.  I am guessing that  since the tardigrades hit the Star Trek universe has been recounted, people are again … Continue reading

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Tardigrades in Space

I really dislike tardigrades.  It seemed  there for a while everywhere I went they followed….  tardigrades to my left…  tardigrades to my right.. in back … in front….. Now if they were furry and kitten-like, I could handle it.. but they are … Continue reading

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Red Lip Bat Fish

  Time to find out all you ever wanted to know about the Red-Lipped Bat-Fish… yup you read that correctly. Ogcocepphalus darwini  is found aroudn the Galapagos Islands.  They are an angler fish, which means they use their heads as prey. … Continue reading

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Hooded Grebe

Learn about the Hooded Gebe  from South America that is endangered….. Hooded Gebe    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hooded_grebe Hooded Grebe Podiceps gallardoi                      https://neotropical.birds.cornell.edu/Species-Account/nb/species/hoogre1/overview Hooded Grebe Podiceps gallardoi    http://datazone.birdlife.org/species/factsheet/22696628 You Need to See … Continue reading

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