Animal records questions This is a list of recently added questions about animal records. Which mammal has the longest gestation period?Elephant. Gestation in elephants typically lasts around two years, which is longer than 16 months of a whale and 15 of a camel. Newborn elephants weigh around 120kg (260lb).Created by: globalquiz.orgeasy 73% elephantelephant7312whalewhale1581camelcamel350humanhuman718mammals riddles » Which mammals have the best sense of smell?Bears. The area of nasal mucous membrane in a bear's head is 7 times greater than a bloodhound's (and one hundred times larger than in a human's). Polar bears have been seen to march up to 40 miles in a straight line to reach a prey animal they have detected.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 42% dogsdogs3676catscats368bearsbears3995ratsrats1441bears riddles » Which species of bird can dive through the air at the fastest speed?Falcon. Peregrine Falcons have been recorded diving at speeds of 200 miles per hour (320 km/h), making them the fastest-moving creatures on Earth.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 48% eagleeagle787falconfalcon4566swallowswallow677albatrossalbatross3475birds riddles » What is the largest carnivore mammal? (apart from whales)Elephant seal. The biggest recorded "beachmaster" male of the southern elephant seal was 5,000 kg (11,000 lb) and 6.9 m (22.5 ft) long. A bear can grow up to 1,000 kg - five times less.Created by: Kasiahard 58% elephant sealelephant seal9530polar bearpolar bear2516Siberian tigerSiberian tiger2061Kodiak bearKodiak bear2066carnivores riddles » Which cat species is the largest?Tiger. Siberian tiger males can reach as much as 3.5 m (11ft) in total length and 270–310 kg (600–675 lb) of weight. Lion males reach up to 250 kg.Created by: Kasiahard 55% tigertiger9599leopardleopard1816lionlion4429jaguarjaguar1451dangerous animals riddles » A liger is a hybrid cross between a male lion and a tigres. What are ligers best known for?Large size. Ligers are the largest known cats in the world, reaching over 400 kg. In contrast, pumapards (hybrids between pumas and leopards) tend to exhibit dwarfism.Created by: Kasiahard 54% large sizelarge size9711long furlong fur2000lack of taillack of tail4203calm temperamentcalm temperament1912cats riddles » Where do the largest among all crocodilians (crocodiles, alligators, caimans, gharials) live?In Southeast Asia. The saltwater crocodile is the largest of all living reptiles, reaching up to 6.3 m and 1,360 kg. It may be found from Northern Australia to the eastern coast of India.Created by: Kasiavery hard 29% in Southeast Asiain Southeast Asia1553in Floridain Florida887in South Australiain South Australia1315in the Nilein the Nile1541reptiles riddles » Which bird has the largest wingspan?Wandering albatross. The longest-winged examples verified have been about 3.7 m (12 ft), while Andean Condors and Marabou Storks reach up to 3.2 m. Wandering Albatrosses spend most of their life in flight, landing only to breed and feed.Created by: Kasiaaverage 61% Andean condorAndean condor2465bald eaglebald eagle1447wandering albatrosswandering albatross7403marabou storkmarabou stork792animals riddles » Which living creature has the largest eyes?The giant squid. Giant squids have the largest eyes of any living creature except perhaps colossal squid – over 30 centimeters (1 ft) in diameter. Large eyes can better detect light (including bioluminescent light), which is scarce in deep water.Created by: Kasiahard 46% elephantelephant365blue whaleblue whale1519the giant squidthe giant squid4440giraffegiraffe3178eyes riddles » Play animals quiz and see all the questions.