A list of black things includes many animals, such as ants, blackbirds, black widow spiders, bulls, crows, penguins, black Labrador retrievers, black cats, fruit bats and Tasmanian devils. Other things in nature that are black include coal, iron and storm clouds.
Some manufactured items are also black. Black musical instruments include clarinets, oboes and English horns. Selected wearable items, such as hats, shoes, purses, scarves, jewelry, eyeglasses and belts, are black. Examples of black foods include some types of licorice, beans, espresso and nori seaweed. Certain pens, mascaras and eye liners are black. Most car tires are black as well.