Zoogeography questions This is a list of recently added questions about zoogeography. What is the largest and most powerful raptor found in the Americas?Harpy eagle. Female harpy eagles typically weigh 6 to 9 kg (13 to 20 lb). An exceptionally large captive female, "Jezebel", weighed 12.3 kg (27 lb). The bald eagle, the national bird of the United States of America, weighs up to 6.3 kg (13.9 lb).Created by: Sumit Tamanghard 59% harpy eagleharpy eagle6518bald eaglebald eagle2631golden eaglegolden eagle1285crowned eaglecrowned eagle548birds of prey riddles » Where do rhinos live in the wild?In Africa and Asia. Black and white rhinoceros live in Africa. There are also Indian and Javan rhinoceros, living in Asia.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 54% in Africa onlyin Africa only5290in Asia onlyin Asia only670in South America onlyin South America only653in Africa and Asiain Africa and Asia7891mammals riddles » Where do orangutans live in the wild?In Indonesia. Orangutans live on only two islands, Borneo and northern Sumatra. They are a relic species. At the end of the Pleistocene period some 12,000 years ago, their range was much wider, encompassing southern China, Indochina, Java and southern Sumatra. The species is now extinct in all these regions. Created by: globalquiz.orghard 43% in Central Africain Central Africa2817in Thailandin Thailand1860in Indonesiain Indonesia4501in Brazilin Brazil1220apes riddles » Where is it NOT possible to find a penguin?In Iceland. All penguins are native to the Southern Hemisphere, but they are not found only in cold climates. Several species are found in the temperate zone of South Africa and South America. The Galápagos Penguin (pictured) lives near the equator. Fossils show that many prehistoric species lived in warm climates.Created by: life-o-holichard 40% in Icelandin Iceland4145in Africain Africa2797on Galapagos Islands (near equator)on Galapagos Islands (near equator)1708in South Americain South America1540polar riddles » Where could you expect to find a wild Bactrian Camel?In Southern Siberia. The wild form of the Bactrian camel live in remote regions of the Gobi and Taklamakan Deserts, migrating from the desert to rivers in Siberia during winter.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 27% in Egyptin Egypt682in Saudi Arabiain Saudi Arabia1363in Southern Siberiain Southern Siberia1358in Afghanistanin Afghanistan1495zoology riddles » Where do vampire bats live?Central America. There are three bat species that feed solely on blood, and all are native to the New World, ranging from Mexico to Argentina.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 35% Central AmericaCentral America2593South AfricaSouth Africa1466South-East AsiaSouth-East Asia1725RomaniaRomania1556vampires 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 Australia4049in South Americain South America10667in Africain Africa1835in South-East Asiain South-East Asia4584animals of South America riddles » Where can you spot this species of hummingbirds?In the United States. All hummingbirds are endemic to the Americas.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 34% in the United Kingdomin the United Kingdom446in the United Statesin the United States2055in the United Arab Emiratedin the United Arab Emirated1228in South Africain South Africa2277birds 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: Kasiavery hard 39% Guinea (Africa)Guinea (Africa)2352New GuineaNew Guinea3934The AndesThe Andes5372MexicoMexico1802rodents riddles » Play animals quiz and see all the questions.