Seagulls are in the family Laridae. Within the family Laridae, there are many different species of gulls, but they share similar physical and behavioral characteristics. More »

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Snails are neither mammals nor reptiles. They belong to the phylum Mollusca and are classified as gastropods. Gastropods are characterized as having a single shell that is capable of hiding them completely. More »

A white-winged dove's scientific name is Zenaida asiatica, and it belongs to the family Columbidae. It belongs to the same family as pigeons, with whom the bird is confused in many regions. More »

The scientific name of the tarsier is "Tarsius." Tarsiers are mammals that can be found in Malaysia, Indonesia and the Philippines. As of 2011, there are 18 various tarsier subspecies. More »

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Amoebas belong to the domain eukarya, the kingdom protist, the phyllum protozoa, the class rhizopoda, the order amoebida and the family amoebidae. This is the scientific classification of the genus amoeba, which includes... More »

The scientific name for humans is Homo sapiens. It is thought that this species of human descended from Homo heidelbergensis. It is a myth that Homo sapiens descended from Neanderthals, who also share ancestry with Homo ... More »

The scientific name for a snail is achatinoidea. The snail belongs to the order of the same name, the class of gastropoda and the phylum of mollusca in the kingdom of animalia. More »