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Animals Names Starting With S

Monday, February 22, 2016

Animals Names Starting With S

They are more than 30 animals names starting with S that I can found so far and in the list below I was starting with salamander, salmon and end with swan. Check out the table list below to see all the animals names that start with S plus they scientific names.

Salmon is the common name for several species of fish in the family Salmonidae. Other fish in the same family include trout, char, grayling and whitefish. Salmon are native to tributaries of the North Atlantic (genus Salmo) and Pacific Ocean (genus Oncorhynchus).

Salmon is a range of pale pinkish-orange to light pink colors, named after the color of salmon flesh. The web color salmon is displayed at right. The first recorded use of salmon as a color name in English was in 1776.

Some salmon migrate several thousand miles from the time they leave the rivers as juveniles until they return as adults. A chinook salmon tagged in the central Aleutian Islands and recovered a year later in the Salmon River, Idaho, had traveled about 3,500 miles; a steelhead trout tagged south of Kiska Island (western Aleutians) was recovered about six months and 2,200 miles later in the Wynoochee River, Washington. 

Swans are birds of the family Anatidae within the genus Cygnus. The swans' close relatives include the geese and ducks. Swans are grouped with the closely related geese in the subfamily Anserinae where they form the tribe Cygnini.

Swans are more commonly found in the northern hemisphere, although some reside in Australia, New Zealand, and South America. The vast majority of swans, however, are found in the northern United States, Canada, and Alaska. They are commonly found on lakes and rivers.

Believe it or not, swans can sleep on either land or the water. They have the option of sleeping while standing on one leg or while floating in the water.

List Of Animals Names Starting With S

Common Animal Names Scientific Name Animal Pictures
Salamander Ambystoma tigrinum Green
Salamander Animal Pictures
Salmon Fish Salmoniformes
Salmon Fish Animal Pictures
Sand Dollar Clypeasteroida
Sand Dollar animal pictures_Clypeasteroida
Sandpiper bird Tringa glareola
sandpiper bird pictures_Tringa glareola
Sarus crane bird Grus antigone
Sarus crane bird photos_Grus antigone
Scarlet macaw bird Ara macao
Scarlet macaw bird pictures_Ara macao
Scorpion Archinida Scorpionida
Scorpion pictures_Archinida Scorpionida
Sea Horse Hippocampus Syngnathidae
Sea horse pictures_Hippocampus Syngnathidae
Sea Lion Otariinae
Sea lion pictures_Otariinae
Sea Urchin Echinoidea
Sea Urchin pictures_Echinoidea
Seal harbor Phoca vitulina 
Seal harbor animal pictures_Phoca vitulina
Serval Felis serval
Serval animal pictures_Felis serval
Shark fish Prionace glauca
Giant Shark fish pictures_Prionace glauca
Sheep Ovis ammon
Cute Sheep photos_Ovis ammon
Shrew Anathana ellioti
Shrew animal pictures_Anathana ellioti
Shrimp Caridina cantonensis
Shrimp pictures_Caridina cantonensis
Siamese Felis catus
Siamese cat pictures_Felis catus
Skunk Mephitis mephitis
Skunk pictures_Mephitis mephitis
Snail Gastropoda
Snail photos_Gastropoda
Snake Serpentes
Snake pictures_Serpentes
Sparrow bird Ploceidae Passer
Sparrow bird pictures_Ploceidae Passer
Spider Araneae
Giant Spider Photo_Araneae
Sponge Porifera
Sponge animal pictures_Porifera
Squid Teuthida
squid animals pictures_Teuthida
Squirrel Rodentia Sciurus
Squirrel pictures_Rodentia Sciurus
Starfish Asteroidea
Starfish pictures_Asteroidea
Starling bird Lamprotornis chalybaeus
Starling bird pictures_Lamprotornis chalybaeus
Stingray Myliobatoidei
Stingray fish pictures_Myliobatoidei
Springbuck Antidorcas marsupialis
Springbuck pictures_Antidorcas marsupialis
Stork bird Ephipplorhynchus senegalensis
Stork bird pictures_Ephipplorhynchus senegalensis
Swallow bird Creagrus furcatus
Swallow bird pictures_Creagrus furcatus
Swan Cygnus Coscoroba
Swan pictures_Cygnus Coscoroba