Animals of South America questions This is a list of recently added questions about animals of South America. What animal is that?Maned wolf. The maned wolf's markings resemble those of foxes, but it is not a fox, nor is it a wolf, as it is not closely related to other canids.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 37% crab-eating foxcrab-eating fox1553jackaljackal874african wild dogafrican wild dog868maned wolfmaned wolf1962mammals riddles » What do harpy eagles mainly eat?Sloths. Research conducted in a nesting site in Brazil concluded that the harpy's prey basis was composed in 79% by sloths. In a similar research venture in Panama, 53% of captures were sloths.Created by: José Álvarezhard 42% birdsbirds600rodentsrodents2064slothssloths2626fishfish953birds of prey riddles » Where does electric eel occur in the wild?In South America. Electric eels inhabit muddy waters of the Amazon and Orinoco basins floodplains and swamps. Fortunately, these are remote and uninhabited areas, as electric eels can easily kill a human. Although it doesn't eat such large animals (it has no teeth and can swallow only small mammals), a series of electric shocks is enough to stun and drown a horse.Created by: Sumit Tamanghard 50% in Australiain Australia3075in South Americain South America8183in Africain Africa1454in South-East Asiain South-East Asia3525electricity riddles » Why is a bullet ant called a 'bullet'?Its bite feels like a bullet. The ant named on account of its powerful and potent sting. It inhabits humid lowland rain forests from Nicaragua to Brazil, where it is often called "Hormiga Veinticuatro" or "24 (hour) ant", referring to the "waves of burning, throbbing, all-consuming pain that continues unabated for up to 24 hours".Created by: globalquiz.orgeasy 76% it looks like a bulletit looks like a bullet832it is as large as a bulletit is as large as a bullet1000its bite feels like a bulletits bite feels like a bullet13955it makes loud cracking noiseit makes loud cracking noise2529Colombia riddles » In South America, what is the typical reason for breeding guinea pigs?Food. Guinea Pig is traditional food in the Andes. Peruvians consume an estimated 65 million guinea pigs each year. Since the 1960s, efforts have been made to increase consumption of the animal outside South America.Created by: Kasiaaverage 60% PetsPets1348Laboratory animalsLaboratory animals1947FoodFood7360FursFurs1459rodents riddles » Where do guinea pigs come from?The Andes. Guinea pigs are neither pigs nor from Guinea. The origin of its common name is unclear, it may be a re-analysis of "Guyana", though they originate from the Andes and not Guyana.Created by: Kasiahard 41% Guinea (Africa)Guinea (Africa)1771New GuineaNew Guinea3007The AndesThe Andes4416MexicoMexico1416zoogeography riddles » Play animals quiz and see all the questions.