We have found about 7 interesting animals names that start with U, most of animals in the list below was from birds and fish family like uguisu bird, umbrella bird, uaru cichild and umbee cichild fish.
In the first list you can see there was an animal with body like monkey but have red face named Uakari monkey.
Uakari is the common name for the New World monkeys of the genus Cacajao. Both the English and scientific names are believed to have originated from indigenous languages.
uakari is a small New World monkey characterized by a very short tail; bright, crimson face; a bald head and long coat
These New World monkeys live in groups called troops and are quite social animals. Such gatherings may include close to a hundred animals.
It is important that the uakari is lives in the tree tops because of the flooding of the forests and the water rising to great heights during the rainy season. During the dry season, it returns to the ground to look for seeds and other food material.
The uakari monkey is impossible to miss: its face is very, very red. And after decades of wondering, scientists finally know its red-faced secret.
List Of Animals Names Starting With U
|Common Animal Names||Scientific Name||Animal Pictures|
|Uakari Monkey||Simia melanocephalus|
|Uaru Cichlid Fish||Uaru Amphicanthiodes|
|Umbee Cichlid Fish||Cichlasoma Umbriferum|
|Upside Down Catfish||Synodontis Nigriventris|
|Usumacinta Buffalo Fish||Ictiobus Meridionalis|