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% elephantelephant6736whalewhale1487camelcamel324humanhuman678mammals 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 41% dogsdogs3474catscats335bearsbears3623ratsrats1334bears 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 47% eagleeagle748falconfalcon4257swallowswallow639albatrossalbatross3308birds 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 seal8972polar bearpolar bear2399Siberian tigerSiberian tiger1963Kodiak bearKodiak bear1951carnivores 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% tigertiger9019leopardleopard1728lionlion4207jaguarjaguar1395dangerous 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 size9125long furlong fur1886lack of taillack of tail4041calm temperamentcalm temperament1814cats 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 Asia1496in Floridain Florida861in South Australiain South Australia1268in the Nilein the Nile1478reptiles 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 60% Andean condorAndean condor2356bald eaglebald eagle1379wandering albatrosswandering albatross7020marabou storkmarabou stork758animals 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% elephantelephant350blue whaleblue whale1439the giant squidthe giant squid4121giraffegiraffe3024eyes riddles » Play animals quiz and see all the questions.