Animal names that begin with the letter "I" include the impala, the iguana, the Indian jackal, the Indian star tortoise, and the Indian Porcupine, among others. These animals live in a variety of different environments.Continue Reading
The impala is an African antelope that lives in savannah grasslands and woodlands near water sources. The impala depends highly on water and switches between browsing and grazing depending on the environment. Impalas run fast and can jump at heights near 10 feet. Impalas eat minocot and dicot plants, and they also feed on fruits. There are an estimated 2 million impalas worldwide.
Iguanas are native to Central and South America and the Caribbean. The iguana is a herbivorous lizard ranging in length from 5 to 6 feet, including its tail. Iguanas have excellent vision and can see colors, shapes and movement at long distances. Iguanas use rapid eye movements to communicate with other iguanas. Iguanas are commonly kept as household pets.
The Indian jackal is a subspecies of the golden jackal. It has black and white fur, with black hair mostly on its back and tail. Indian jackals shelter in the outskirts of towns and villages, where they live in holes and dense brush. Indian jackals rarely leave their dens. In addition to fruit, insects and rodents, Indian jackals scavenge food from garbage.Learn more about Homework Answers
A large number of animals have names that start with the letter M, including commonly known species such as the moose, mongoose, meerkat, mountain goat and mountain lion. More exotic animals include the Malayan tiger, the mourning collared dove and the Macaroni penguin.Full Answer >
Among the animals whose names start with the letter "n" are the nutria, nyala, nanger, narwhal, needlefish, night sergeant, northern sennet, natal barred blue butterfly, night butterfly and Northern Jungle Queen. Other animals include the nuthatch, nightjar, northern mole cricket, nectar-sucking blister beetle and nine-spotted ladybird beetle.Full Answer >
Some animals whose names start with the letter "w" include wasps, wombats, wallabies, weasels and warthogs. Other animals whose names start with "w" are whales, walruses and wolves.Full Answer >
The names of some animals that start with the letter F include falcons, foxes, ferrets and finches. Other animals whose names start with F are fer-de-lance, filaria, firefly, fish, fisher, flamingo, flatworm, flea, flicker, frog, flounder, fly, flycatcher and fulmar.Full Answer >