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 eagle4444bald eaglebald eagle1495golden eaglegolden eagle819crowned eaglecrowned eagle400birds 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 only2920in Asia onlyin Asia only416in South America onlyin South America only408in Africa and Asiain Africa and Asia4679mammals 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 Africa2093in Thailandin Thailand1284in Indonesiain Indonesia3246in Brazilin Brazil837apes 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 Iceland3020in Africain Africa1983on Galapagos Islands (near equator)on Galapagos Islands (near equator)1220in South Americain South America1052polar 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 28% in Egyptin Egypt495in Saudi Arabiain Saudi Arabia995in Southern Siberiain Southern Siberia1065in Afghanistanin Afghanistan1137zoology 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 America1907South AfricaSouth Africa1070South-East AsiaSouth-East Asia1261RomaniaRomania1074Central 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 Australia2952in South Americain South America7784in Africain Africa1399in South-East Asiain South-East Asia3360animals 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 Kingdom275in the United Statesin the United States1383in the United Arab Emiratedin the United Arab Emirated765in South Africain South Africa1497birds 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)1734New GuineaNew Guinea2931The AndesThe Andes4272MexicoMexico1375rodents riddles » Play animals quiz and see all the questions.