Characteristics Name: Yew Latin name: Taxus Number of species: approx. 80 Eibs Distribution: Central and Eastern Europe, North America Fruits: small bright red berries (not edible!) Flowering period: May Height: up to 15 meters Age: 3000-4000 years possible Properties of the bark:? Characteristics of the wood:?
Characteristics Name: Oystercatcher Other names: Halligstorch Latin name: Haematopus ostralegus Class: Birds Size: 35 - 45cm Weight:? Age: 10 - 20 years Appearance: black and white plumage Sex dimorphism: no Diet type: omnivore Food: mussels, crabs, worms, insects, mollusks Distribution: Europe and Asia, Africa as wintering area Original provenance: unknown Sleep-wake cycle : nocturnal and nocturnal Habitat: coastal areas natural enemies: foxes, martens, various birds of prey sexual maturity: between the 3.
Characteristics Name: Asian Elephant More names: / Latin Name: Elephas maximus Class: Mammals Size: 2 - 3,5m Weight: 2,7 - 4 tons Age: 50 - 80 years Appearance: gray skin, small ears Sex Dimorphism: yes Nutrition Type: Herbivore (herbivor) Food: Leaves, bark, grasses, roots Origin: Asia Sleep-wake cycle: dusk and nocturnal Habitat: tropical rainforest, grassland natural enemies: adult elephants without natural enemies Sexual maturity: um the 10th
Characteristics Name: Bonobo Other names: Pygmy Chimpanzee Latin name: Pan paniscus Class: Mammals Size: approx. 80 - 90cm Weight: 30 - 60kg Age: 25 - 35 years Appearance: black skin, black hair, red-colored mouth Sex demimorphism: yes Nutrition type: Omnivore (omnivor) Food: Fruits, Leaves, Seeds, Insects Distribution: Democratic Republic of the Congo Original Origin: Central Africa Sleep-wake cycle: diurnal Habitat: Tropical rainforest Natural enemies: / Sexual maturity: around the age of 10.
Character Name: Brown Bear Latin Name: Ursus arctos Class: Mammals Size: up to 2,6m Weight: 400 - 800kg Age: 20 - 30 years Looks: Light to Dark Brown Skin Sex Dimorphismus: Yes Diet Type: Omnivore Food: Carrion, Berries, leaves, fish, grasses, insects, rodents Distribution: North America, Eurasia Origin: Eurasia Sleep / wake cycle: nocturnal and nocturnal Habitats: Deciduous and coniferous forests Natural enemies: no Sexual maturity: between the 4.
Characteristics Name: Dolphin Latin name: Delphinidae Class: mammals Size: 2 - 4m Weight: 100 - 350kg Age: 10 - 50 years Appearance: gray-white Sex Dimorphism: no Diet type: fish eater (piscivor) Food: fish Distribution: worldwide Original Origin: unknown Sleep-wake-up-rhythm: active in the daytime Habitat: oceans Natural enemies: Orca (orca) Sexual maturity: 6 - 12 years Mating season: throughout the year Tragic period: 12 months Litter size: 1 young Social behavior: Herd animal (so-called school) Endangered species: endangered Further profiles of You can find animals in the Encyclopaedia of Animals.
Characteristics Name: Dompfaff Other names: Blood finch, bullfinch Latin name: Pyrrhula pyrruhla Class: birds Size: 15 - 19 cm Weight: approx. 26 g Age: 6 - 8 years Appearance: black head with black beak, orange-red breast plumage Sex dimorphism: yes Nutrition type : Omnivore (omnivor) food: seeds, berries, insects Origin: Europe, Asia origin: unknown sleep-wake rhythm: diurnal habitat: mixed and coniferous forests natural predators: martens, cats, crow, sparrow sexual maturity: with the end of the first Year of life mating season: May - July breeding season: 14 days clutch size: 4 - 6 eggs social behavior: mating endangered species: no You can find additional profiles of animals in the Encyclopaedia of Animals.
Character Name: Elephant Latin Name: Elephantidae Class: Mammals Size: up to 3.5m Weight: 3000 - 5000kg Age: 30 - 60 years Appearance: Gray Sex Dimorphism: Yes Diet Type: Herbivore (herbivor) Food: Plants, Leaves, Grass, Wood Spread: Africa and Asia Sleep-wake-up-rhythm: diurnal / nocturnal Habitat: steppe, savanna, rainforest Natural enemies: lion, tiger Sexual maturity: approx.
Characteristics Name: Fuchs Other names: Rotfuchs Latin name: Vulpes vulpes Class: Mammals Size: 60 - 75cm Weight: 5 - 8kg Age: 4 - 7 years Appearance: red Sex Dimorphism: yes Diet type: omnivore Food: carrion, amphibians, Fish, mice, rabbits, earthworms Distribution: Asia, Australia, Europe, North America Original Origin: Eurasia Sleep / wake rhythm: twilight and nocturnal Habitat: non-specific Natural enemies: birds of prey, wolf Sexual maturity: 10-12 months Mating season: December - February gestation period: about 50 days litter size: 3 - 5 juveniles social behavior: loner endangered: no More infos of animals you can find in the Encyclopaedia.
Characteristics Name: Greenfinch Other Names: Grünling Latin Name: Chloris chloris Class: Birds Size: 14 - 16 cm Weight: ca. 30 g Age: 5 years Appearance: yellow-green plumage Sex Dimorphism: Yes Nutrition Type: favors Seed-Eater (granivor) Food: Seeds Distribution : Europe, Asia, North Africa native origin: unknown sleep-wake cycle: diurnal habitat: unspecific natural enemies: cat, marten, eagle owl sex: second life mating season: April - June breeding season: 13 - 14 days clutch size: 3 - 6 Eggs Social behavior: Swarming Threatened by extinction: No You can find more profiles of animals in the Encyclopaedia of Animals.
Characteristics Name: Emu Latin name: Dromaius Class: birds Size: 1.2 - 1.5m Weight: up to 50kg Age: up to 20 years Appearance: brown, gray and black plumage possible Sexual dimming: Diet Type: Herbivore / Fruiteater (frugivor) Food: Fruits, Leaves, Grass, Seeds Distribution: Australia Origin: Australia Sleep / wake cycle: active in the daytime Habitat: preferably open grasslands Natural enemies: Dingo, Fox Sexual maturity: around the age of three Mating season: November - January Breeding season : 55 - 60 days Size of eggs: 10 - 25 eggs Social behavior: Family group Threatened by extinction: No You can find further profiles of animals in the Encyclopaedia of Animals.
Characteristics Name: Damhirsch Other names: / Latin name: Dama dama Class: mammals Size: 1.2 - 1.5m Weight: 50 - 90kg Age: 15 - 25 years Appearance: variable color variations, depending on season Sexual dimming: Yes Diet type: Herbivore (herbivor) Food: Leaves, Grasses, Herbs Distribution: Europe, Asia Minor, New Zealand, North America, South America Original Origin: presumably Southern Europe Sleep / wake cycle: depends on distribution Habitat: prefers light forests natural enemies: fox, domestic dog Sexual maturity: ab second year mating season: October - November gestation period: about 230 days litter size: 1 - 3 juveniles social behavior: herd animal threatened with extinction: no You can find further profiles of animals in the Encyclopaedia of Animals.
Characteristics Name: Vulture Latin name: Aegypiinae (Old World vulture) Class: Birds Size: 80 - 100cm Weight: 2 - 8kg Age: 25 - 40 years Appearance: distinctive ruff, brown plumage Gender demimorphism: yes Nutrition type: scavenger (necrophagous) Food: carrion spread : Asia, Africa, Europe native origin: Asia or Africa sleep-wake cycle: diurnal habitat: semi-desert, steppe natural enemies: / sexual maturity: ca.
Characteristics Name: Rubber tree Latin name: Ficus elastica Number of species: approx. 1000 Distribution: originally India and Indonesia Fruits: yellowish-green figs Flowering: all year Height: 10 - 40m Age: up to 500 years possible Properties of bark:? Characteristics of the wood:?
Characteristics Name: Great Crested Grebe Other names: / Latin name: Podiceps cristatus Class: Birds Height: 40 - 50cm Weight: 0,9 - 1,2kg Age: 6 - 15 years Appearance: white-black plumage, brown plumage in the ear area Sex dimorphism: Yes Type of diet: predominantly fish-eater (piscivor) Food: fish and amphibians, young birds are fed with insects Distribution: Europe, North Africa, Asia, Australia Original Origin: unknown Sleep-wake cycle: diurnal Habitat: prefers fishy aquatic environment Natural enemies: Magpie, crow, Fox, pike Sexual maturity: at the latest with the second year of life Mating time: April - June Incubation period: 25 - 30 days Litter size: 3 - 5 eggs Social behavior: Family association Endangered species: endangered Further information about animals can be found in the Encyclopaedia.
Character Name: Gibbon Latin Name: Hylobatidae Class: Mammals Size: up to 90cm Weight: 4 - 12kg Age: 15 - 25 years Appearance: Species Sex Dehnorphism: Yes Diet Type: Herbivore / Herbivore (fruktivor) Food: Leaves, Fruits Spread : Southeast Asia native origin: China sleep / wake rhythm: diurnal habitat: tropical rainforest natural enemies: big cats sexual maturity: around 10.
Characteristics Name: Ginkgo Latin name: Ginkgo biloba Number of species: approx. 40 Gingko species Distribution: Europe and Asia Fruits: small, round, light green fruits Flowering period: May-June Height: 20-40 m Age: up to 1000 years (predominantly in Asia) Properties of the bark: thick cork layer Characteristics of the wood:?
Characteristics Name: Junikäfer Other names: Rattled Beetle, Summer beetle Latin name: Amphimallon solstitiale Class: Insects Size: 13 - 18mm Weight:? Age: as Imago 4 - 6 weeks Appearance: yellow-brown Chitinpanzer Sex Dimorphismus: weakly pronounced Nutrition Type: Herbivore (herbivor) Food: Leaves, Flowers Distribution: Europe, Asia Original Origin: unknown Sleep-Awake-Rhythmus: twilight and nocturnal Habitat: Gardens, pastures, forests Natural enemies: bat, mole, shrew Sexual maturity: with the development to the Imago Mating time: June - July Size of eggs: 20 - 30 eggs From extinction threatened: No You will find further profiles of animals in the Encyclopaedia of Animals.
Characteristics Name: Caiman Latin name: Caiman Class: Reptiles Size: about 1,5 - 2,2m Weight: 50 - 80kg Age: 40 - 100 years Appearance: species-dependent Sex Dimorphism: yes Nutrition Type: carnivore Food: fish, crustaceans, Molluscs Distribution: Central America, South America Original Origin: South America Sleep Awake: nocturnal or nocturnal Habitat: rivers, swamps Natural enemies: / Sexual maturity: from the age of five Mating time:?
Characteristics Name: Cockatoo Latin name: Cacatuidae Class: Birds Size: 25 - 50cm Weight: approx. 900g (adult) Age: up to 60 years Appearance: multi-colored (white, pink, black) Sex Diminorphism: dependent on species Nutrition Type: Fruiteater (frugivor) / Seed-Eater (granivor) Food: Nuts, Fruits Distribution: Australia, New Zealand, Philippines, Indonesia Original Origin: presumably Indonesia Sleep-Awake-Rhythm: dusk-active Habitat: Rainforest, steppe, semi-desert Natural enemies: Birds of prey Sexual maturity: from about the age of 4 Coupling time: ?
Characteristics Name: Little Fox Other names: Nettle Butterfly Latin name: Aglais urticae Class: Insects Size: 4 - 6 cm Weight:? Age: about 7 to 8 months Appearance: orange base color, margins are dark brown with white-blue spots Sex dimorphism: no Nutrition type: nectariver (nektarivor) Nutrition: nectar Distribution: Europe, Asia native Origin: unknown Sleep / wake cycle: diurnal Habitat: Forests, Meadows Natural enemies: Birds Sexual maturity: with the development to the butterfly Mating time: March - October Oviposition: 50 - 200 Eggs Behavior: Lonely Endangered species: No You will find further profiles of animals in the Encyclopaedia of Animals.