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  • Callimico goeldii

    Callimico, Goeldi's marmoset

    A Goeldi's monkey has a short, soft coat varying from black to blackish brown. Its fur is 1 to 2 cm long. It has a mane on its neck and shoulders and thick whiskers extending to its lower jaw.

    Class
    Mammalia
    Order
    Primates
    Family
    Callithricidae
  • Female lynx with her young.

    Canada lynx

    The coat of this lynx is silver grey in winter and brown in summer. It has a tuft of long black hairs at the tips of its ears. The end of its short tail is black.

    Class
    Mammalia
    Order
    Carnivora
    Family
    Felidae
  • Rhinella marina

    Cane toad

    The giant marine toad is brown. It has small wart-like bumps on its back and the backs of its legs. There is a poison gland behind each eye. It is three-quarters as wide as it is long.

    Class
    Amphibia (Batracia)
    Order
    Anura
    Family
    Bufonidae
  • Hydrochoerus hydrochaeris

    Capybara

    A capybara, the world's largest rodent, looks like a giant guinea pig. It has a large rectangular head with large brown eyes and a blunt muzzle.

    Class
    Mammalia
    Order
    Rodents
    Family
    Hydrochoeridae
  • Bombycilla cedrorum

    Cedar waxwing

    The cedar waxwing is a brown bird with a black crest and mask. It has a yellow line at the base of the tail and two waxy red spots at the tip of the wings in the adult.

    Class
    Birds
    Order
    Passeriformes
    Family
    Bombycillidae
  • Anolis biporcatus

    Central american green lizard

    This lizard has a long body and a pointed muzzle, a long tail and a dewlap (a flap of loose skin under its throat).

    Class
    Reptilia
    Order
    Squamata
    Family
    Iguanidae
  • Dendroica pensylvanica

    Chestnut-sided warbler

    The male can be recognized by its greenish-yellow cap, bordered in black, and by the broad, brown-coloured stripe down each side of the body.

    Class
    Birds
    Order
    Passeriformes
    Family
    Parulidae
  • Earthworm, Québec, Canada.

    Common earthworm

    The common earthworm has a long body, divided into segments by transverse rings along its entire body.

    Class
    Oligochaeta
    Order
    Haplotaxidae
    Family
    Lumbricidae
  • Somateria mollissima

    Common eider

    Males (winter and nuptial plumage) have black bellies and white backs, a black cap and a green wash on the nape. The female resembles a large brownish duck.

    Class
    Birds
    Order
    Anseriformes
    Family
    Anatidae (geese and ducks)
  • Bucephala clangula

    Common goldeneye

    The common goldeneye is a small, rather chunky diving duck. The male is white with a black head and back. The female is grey with a brown head.

    Class
    Birds
    Order
    Anseriformes
    Family
    Anatidae (geese and ducks)