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Animals Names That Start With P

Friday, February 19, 2016

Animals Names That Start With P

In the list of animals names that start with P below we have listed 25 animal names sorted alphabetically starting by pademelon and end with puma.

Pademelon is a solitary and nocturnal animal meaning that the pademelon, spends the light daytime hours resting, and goes foraging for food during the cooler cover of night. The pademelon is most commonly found inhabiting coastal regions of Australia, Papua New Guinea and Tasmania.

Pademelon isn't just a smaller wallaby as they also have shorter, thicker and sparsely haired tails, they are a stocky animal with a relatively short tail and legs to aid its movement through dense vegetation.

Pademelons are small marsupials of the genus Thylogale. They are usually found in forests. Pademelons are one of the smallest of the macropods.

Puma is a large cat also commonly known as the mountain lion, puma, panther, or catamount, is a large felid of the subfamily Felinae native to the Americas. Its range, from the Canadian Yukon to the southern Andes of South America, is the greatest of any large wild terrestrial mammal in the Western Hemisphere.

What is the difference between a mountain lion and a cougar?

Mountain lions, pumas, cougars, catamounts and panthers are names for the same species: Puma concolor. Florida panthers are one of more than 20 subspecies of pumas. Scientists determine subspecies by differences in physical and genetic features.

What is the color of a puma?

Puma occurs in two separate colour forms tawny-red, and slaty-grey, both of which are common.

Where does a cougar or puma live?

The cougar, which is also commonly referred to as a puma, mountain lion or panther, is the second largest cat in North America. Unlike other big cats, however, the cougar cannot roar. Instead, the large feline purrs like a house cat. Cougars also have similar body types to house cats, only on a larger scale.

List Of Animals Names Starting With P

Common Animal Names Scientific Name Animal Pictures
Pademelon Thylogale stigmatica
Pademelon Animal Pictures
Panther Panthera Pardus
Panther Carnivorous Animal Pictures
Parrot Phaethontidae Psittaciformes
Parrot pictures_Phaethontidae Psittaciformes
Partridge Phasianidae
Partridge bird photos_Phasianidae
Peacock Pava Cristatus
Peacock bird photo_Pava Cristatus

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Peafowl pictures hd_Phasianidae
Pelican Pelecans onocratalus
Pelican bird pictures_Pelecans onocratalus
Penguin Pentagonica Sphenisciformes
Penguin pictures hd_Pentagonica Sphenisciformes
Pheasant Phasianus colchicus
Pheasant bird pictures_Phasianus colchicus
Pied Cormorant Phalacrocorax varius
Pied Cormorant bird pictures_Phalacrocorax varius
Pig Artiodactyla Suidae
Pig pictures_Artiodactyla Suidae
Pigeon Columbidae Colombiformes
Pigeon bird pictures_Columbidae Colombiformes
Pika Ochotona
Pika animal photo_Ochotona
Piranha Serrasalmidae
Piranha fish pictures_Serrasalmidae
Platypus Ornithorhynchus anatinus
Platypus pictures_Ornithorhynchus anatinus
Polar Bear Ursus maritimus
Polar Bear photo_Ursus maritimus
Pony Horse Equus ferus caballus
Pony horse pictures hd_Equus ferus caballus
Porcupine Hystrix cristata
Porcupine pictures_Hystrix cristata
Porpoise Phocoenidae
Porpoise fish pictures_Phocoenidae
Possum Acrobates pygmaeus
Possum pictures_Acrobates pygmaeus
Prairie Dog Cynomys gunnisoni
Prairie dog photos_Cynomys gunnisoni
Pronghorn Antilocapra americana
Pronghorn photos_Antilocapra americana
Puffer Fish Tetraodontidae
Puffer fish pictures_Tetraodontidae
Puffin Fratercula
Puffin bird photos_Fratercula
Puma Felis concolor
Puma hd pictures_Felis concolor