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 Tamangaverage 62% harpy eagleharpy eagle4713bald eaglebald eagle1561golden eaglegolden eagle858crowned eaglecrowned eagle418birds 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 55% in Africa onlyin Africa only3058in Asia onlyin Asia only436in South America onlyin South America only428in Africa and Asiain Africa and Asia4974mammals 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 Africa2188in Thailandin Thailand1321in Indonesiain Indonesia3404in Brazilin Brazil863apes 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 41% in Icelandin Iceland3178in Africain Africa2087on Galapagos Islands (near equator)on Galapagos Islands (near equator)1262in South Americain South America1108polar 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 29% in Egyptin Egypt513in Saudi Arabiain Saudi Arabia1033in Southern Siberiain Southern Siberia1121in Afghanistanin Afghanistan1186zoology 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 36% Central AmericaCentral America1983South AfricaSouth Africa1095South-East AsiaSouth-East Asia1303RomaniaRomania1109Central America 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 Australia3074in South Americain South America8182in Africain Africa1454in South-East Asiain South-East Asia3525animals 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 35% in the United Kingdomin the United Kingdom287in the United Statesin the United States1472in the United Arab Emiratedin the United Arab Emirated798in South Africain South Africa1571birds 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 Andes4415MexicoMexico1416rodents riddles » Play animals quiz and see all the questions.