Animalsforkids

  • Birds – Partridge

    Plump, midsize birds with curved bills and partridges live in a variety of habitats around the world, including forests, grasslands, and rocky plains. Despite what you may have heard about pear trees, the 56 partridge species are ground-dwellers, using their short, sturdy legs and strong claws to dig for food…

    Read More
  • Birds – Secretary Bird

    These Birds of sub-Saharan Africa's savannas, grasslands, and shrublands stand at nearly four feet tall - and standing is often how you'll find them because they primarily move around on foot. They fly only when necessary, such as to reach their nest in the trees and for courtship displays. The…

    Read More
  • Invertebrates – Centipede

    Centipedes are Arthropods belonging to the subphylum Myriapoda, an arthropod group that also includes millipedes and other multi-legged creatures. Centipedes are elongated metameric creatures with one pair of legs per body segment.   https://www.animalsatozforkids.com/centipede/  

    Read More
  • Invertebrates – Giant African Land Snail

    Lissachatina Fulica is a species of large land snail that belongs to the family Achatinidae. It is also known as the Giant African Snail or Giant African land Snail. This snail species has been considered a significant cause of pest issues around the world. Internationally, It is the most frequently…

    Read More
  • Invertebrates – Sea Urchin

    Sea Urchins are typically spiny, globular animals, echinoderms in the class Echinoidea. The Sea Urchin is found across the ocean floors worldwide, but rarely in the colder, polar regions. Sea Urchins are commonly found along the rocky ocean floor in both shallow and deeper water and are also commonly found…

    Read More
  • Invertebrates – Octopus

    The octopus group makes up around a third of the world's cephalopod population, with around 300 species found in waters around the world. The octopus can be found in all the world's oceans, with the octopus ranging in size from a few centimeters to a number of feet depending on…

    Read More
  • Invertebrates – Black Slug (Gastropod Mollusk )

    Black Slugs have much in common with snails, a close relative. They feed on farm crops and garden plants and are considered an invasive species in many areas. They leave thick lines of mucus (slime trails), which help them move. https://www.animalsatozforkids.com/black-slug-2/

    Read More
  • Invertebrates – Black Widow Spider

    Black Widow Spiders are notoriously known venomous spiders and the most venomous ones in North America. Black Widows often produce muscle pain, nausea, and mild paralysis of the diaphragm, which makes breathing difficult. Most Victims recover without serious complications, but a bite can be fatal to very small children and…

    Read More
  • Invertebrates – Bold Jumping Spider

    Phidippus audax is a common jumping spider in North America. It is commonly referred to as the daring jumping spider or bold jumping spider. The spider belongs to the genus Phidippus, a group of jumping spiders easily identified both by their relatively large size and their iridescent chelicerae (mouthparts). Like…

    Read More
  • Invertebrates – Hobo Spider

    The hobo spider is a species of terrestrial spider known for building, as it is often called a funnel-web spider, though not to be confused with the highly venomous Australian funnel-web spider. The venom of the hobo spider is believed to cause skin damage (necrosis) but unlike other spiders that…

    Read More