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Yellow Tipped Tigertail Choristhemis flavoterminata
2013-07-30 13:52:06

The yellow-tipped tigertail (Choristhemis flavoterminata) is species of dragonfly that is native to Queensland, Australia. This species prefers to reside in warm, moist habitats near bodies of water like rivers. The yellow-tipped tigertail reaches an average body length of 1.8 inches and holds a long, thin abdomen. The end of the body holds a bright yellow spot and the wings are light brown...

Yellow-headed Caracara Milvago chimachima
2012-12-28 12:54:53

The Yellow-headed Caracara is a bird of prey belonging to the Falconidae family. It’s found in tropical and subtropical South America and the southern part of Central America. Not like falcons in the same family, the caracara is not a fast-flying aerial hunter, but it is rather sluggish and often gets food by scavenging. The caracara is 16 to 18 inches long and weighs 11.5 ounces on...

Yellow-footed Rock Wallaby Petrogale xanthopus
2012-10-27 16:07:37

The yellow-footed rock wallaby (Petrogale xanthopus) is a marsupial that is native to Australia. Its range includes eastern areas of Australia, western areas of New South Wales, northwestern Victoria, and a few areas of Queensland. It prefers a habitat within rocky areas, where it is safer than other species of wallaby from predators. It can reach an average height of 23.6 inches and a weight...

Yellow-Nosed Cotton Rat Sigmodon ochrognathus
2012-07-20 10:57:52

The yellow-nosed cotton rat (Sigmodon ochrognathus) has a range that extends from eastern Sierra Madre Occidental into the central areas of Durango. Its western range includes western Coahuila, located in Mexico, and it occurs from New Mexico to Arizona. It has a fragmented range in the deserts of Mesa del Norte, located in Trans-Pecos Texas. The yellow-nosed cotton rat appears on the IUCN Red...

Yellow-winged Bat Lavia frons
2012-05-23 13:48:28

The yellow-winged bat (Lavia frons) is a species of false vampire bat. It can be found in Africa, and its range consists of much of mid-Africa including Benin, Cameroon, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, Gabon, Kenya, Mali, Nigeria, Rwanda, Senegal, and Zambia. It will roost in many habitats at elevations less than 6,561 feet. It prefers to roost near bodies of water in acacia trees...

Yellow-spotted Rock Hyrax Heterohyrax brucei
2012-05-10 12:06:03

The yellow-spotted rock hyrax (Heterohyrax brucei) is also known as the bush hyrax. It is a mammal that can be found in dry, savannah areas as well as rocky habitats. Its range includes Burundi, Botswana, Angola, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ethiopia, southern Egypt, Kenya, Rwanda, Somalia, and many other areas in Africa. Even with its large range, the yellow-spotted rock hyrax is not...

Yellow-headed Jawfish
2009-01-17 17:58:21

The Yellow-headed Jawfish (Opistognathus aurifrons) is a species of fish found in coral reefs in the Caribbean Sea. The head and upper body of this species is light, but brilliant, and yellow in color slowly fading to a pearlescent blue hue. The Yellow-headed Jawfish keeps near its small territory, and is typically seen with only the head and upper section of its body sticking out from its...

Yellow-eyed Cuckoo-shrike
2008-09-12 16:06:13

The Yellow-eyed Cuckoo-shrike (Coracina lineata), also called the Barred Cuckoo-shrike, is a species of bird in the Campephagidae family. It is found in Australia, Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, and Solomon Islands. Photo Copyright and Credit

Yellow-throated Honeyeater
2008-08-11 19:11:49

The Yellow-throated Honeyeater (Lichenostomus flavicollis), also known as the Green Cherry-picker, Green Dick, or Green Linnet, is a species of bird in the Meliphagidae family. It is endemic to Australia's island state of Tasmania. Its natural habitat is temperate forests. The Yellow-throated Honeyeater is a medium sized honeyeater with a relatively long tail. It is an olive green above,...

Yellow-faced Honeyeater
2008-08-11 18:30:11

The Yellow-faced Honeyeater (Lichenostomus chrysops), is a bird that inhabits the east coast of Australia. It has a yellow stripe on its face between two black stripes, and a blue eye. Photo Copyright and Credit

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.