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.orgmammals riddles »very hard 37% crab-eating foxcrab-eating fox1422jackaljackal802african wild dogafrican wild dog800maned wolfmaned wolf1807 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 Álvarezbirds of prey riddles »hard 40% birdsbirds537rodentsrodents1813slothssloths2164fishfish824 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 Tamangelectricity riddles »hard 49% in Australiain Australia2823in South Americain South America7324in Africain Africa1344in South-East Asiain South-East Asia3178 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.orgColombia riddles »easy 75% it looks like a bulletit looks like a bullet764it is as large as a bulletit is as large as a bullet931its bite feels like a bulletits bite feels like a bullet12257it makes loud cracking noiseit makes loud cracking noise2336 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: Kasiarodents riddles »average 60% PetsPets1274Laboratory animalsLaboratory animals1836FoodFood6826FursFurs1390 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: Kasiazoogeography riddles »hard 41% Guinea (Africa)Guinea (Africa)1689New GuineaNew Guinea2838The AndesThe Andes4118MexicoMexico1334 Play animals quiz and see all the questions.