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Animals with names beginning with the letter Z are rare. In fact, there are only a handful of animals in the world which fit that criteria, including the zebra, zebu, zorilla and zebra sharks. More »

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Central Australia is home to zebra finches. These little birds are distributed across Australia. Their habitat spans almost the entire continent. They do, however, avoid the extreme northern and southern parts of the con... More »

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Some good Animals A to Z videos are "Fashionable Flamingos," "Scorpion Survival," "Into the Lion's Mouth" and "A Close Encounter with Gorillas." Other titles include "Rhinoceros Iguanas," "Black Bear Smarts," "Newfoundla... More »

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Animals that begin with the letter "u" include the uakari, Uganda kob, Uinta ground squirrel, Ulysses butterfly, umbrella bird, upupa, urial, uromastix, urraca and urubu. Four of these 10 animals are birds, four are mamm... More »

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Some gifts that begin with the letter "Z" include zoo tickets, a Zoolander DVD, a zen clock, a Zippo lighter and a Zumiez gift card. Other gifts are Zircon earrings and a copy of the Zombie Survival Guide. More »

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Some foods that start with the letter Z are zucchini, ziti, zest and zander. Zucchini is a fast growing summer squash with soft, edible skin. Zest is the grated outer peel of citrus fruits. Ziti is a tube-shaped pasta th... More »

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Musical instruments that begin with the letter Z include the zampoña reed pipe, the zampogna (Italian bagpipe) and the Turkish zurna. The term zither also describes a family of European stringed instruments. More »

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