Examples of different types of spiders, with examples and pictures of each. Discover the characteristics of the main spider groups, and learn how to identify types of spiders such as tarantulas, funnel-web spiders, orb-weavers, jumping spiders and more.
Types of owls with pictures and facts. Owls are some of the most distinctive types of birds, and due to their nocturnal behavior and haunting calls are often featured in folklore and myths.
A list of cool animals, with pictures and interesting facts. What are the world’s coolest species? Read on to find out…
Welcome to the Active Wild list of dinosaurs. This page contains a list of dinosaurs names with pictures and information. Here you can learn about the many different kinds of dinosaur that existed in the Mesozoic Era.
Designed to be an "online dinosaur museum", it's a great place to start if you want to find out more about a particular dinosaur.
A list of wild animals names with pictures and facts. Start your exploration of the animal kingdom here!
Not all animals can be tigers or dolphins! For every "supermodel" animal there are hundreds of ugly animals that play just as an important part in their respective ecosystems. On this page is a list of the world's ugliest animals, with pictures and interesting facts on each species.
A complete guide to the different types of sloths, with pictures, species descriptions, and conservation information.
A list of the different types of whales that includes every living whale species, from the smallest (the dwarf sperm whale), to the largest (the blue whale). Use the interactive table to sort whale species by size, family, endangered status and other characteristics!
A complete list of dolphin species with pictures and interesting facts. Discover the many different types of dolphins that are alive today.
Dolphins are marine mammals belonging to the infraorder Cetacea, which is also home to whales and porpoises. Known for their high intelligence and acrobatic displays, dolphins are among the most familiar and best-loved members of the animal kingdom.
On this page is a list of all living dolphin species, with pictures and interesting facts on each. The list contains every species in the oceanic dolphin family Delphinidae, and all of the river dolphins, which are found in freshwater habitats.
Animals that live in lakes include fish such as lake trout, walleye and northern pike; mammals such as beavers, mink and otters; birds such as ducks, herons and kingfishers; and invertebrates such as clams, mussels, water snails, crayfish and dragonflies.
On this page is a list of lake animals that includes these and other species from around the world.
Funny animals pictures and facts – a list of the world’s most amusing-looking species.
They may look hilarious to our eyes, but each of the animals on this page has developed its peculiar features in order to survive…