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Depending on the location of the desert, animals and plants native to deserts are camels, peccaries, bats, coyotes, lizards, snakes, woodpeckers, scorpions, different types of cacti, creosote bush, black sage and ocotill...

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The Patagonian Desert is home to animals such as the Patagonian mara, plains viscacha and the South American gray fox. The South American gray fox is a habitat generalist,so it is found in a variety of habitats, includin...

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Surviving in the desert involves overcoming two main obstacles, extreme heat and lack of water, so the primary means that desert animals use to survive in the desert include avoiding heat, dissipating heat, retaining wat...

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SIMILAR ARTICLES

Many animals make their home in the desert, including bighorn sheep, scorpions, ostriches, kangaroo rats, echidna and camels. Certain animals are only present in specific deserts.

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In deserts, secondary consumers include species such as snakes, spiders and raptors that feed on smaller animals classified as herbivores. Secondary consumers, unlike primary consumers, eat mostly meat. They take the for...

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Camels, fennec foxes, ostriches, monitor lizards and Dorcas gazelles are just a few of the animals that call the desert home. Wolf spiders, Gila woodpeckers, burrowing owls, kangaroo rats and roadrunners are among the sm...

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Animals of the desert include camels, gazelles, scarab beetles, antelope, scorpions, sidewinder snakes and more. Desert biomes include small mammals, such as mice and rodents, along with larger animals and birds. Ostrich...

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