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 Tamangbirds of prey riddles »average 61% harpy eagleharpy eagle4056bald eaglebald eagle1414golden eaglegolden eagle771crowned eaglecrowned eagle374 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.orgmammals riddles »hard 55% in Africa onlyin Africa only2749in Asia onlyin Asia only398in South America onlyin South America only385in Africa and Asiain Africa and Asia4345 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.orgapes riddles »hard 43% in Central Africain Central Africa2002in Thailandin Thailand1233in Indonesiain Indonesia3055in Brazilin Brazil801 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-holicpolar riddles »hard 41% in Icelandin Iceland2777in Africain Africa1853on Galapagos Islands (near equator)on Galapagos Islands (near equator)1130in South Americain South America992 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.orgzoology riddles »very hard 28% in Egyptin Egypt479in Saudi Arabiain Saudi Arabia951in Southern Siberiain Southern Siberia1027in Afghanistanin Afghanistan1098 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.orgCentral America riddles »very hard 35% Central AmericaCentral America1821South AfricaSouth Africa1031South-East AsiaSouth-East Asia1211RomaniaRomania1043 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 Tamanganimals of South America riddles »hard 49% in Australiain Australia2815in South Americain South America7301in Africain Africa1342in South-East Asiain South-East Asia3171 Where can you spot this species of hummingbirds?In the United States. All hummingbirds are endemic to the Americas.Created by: globalquiz.orgbirds riddles »very hard 35% in the United Kingdomin the United Kingdom257in the United Statesin the United States1289in the United Arab Emiratedin the United Arab Emirated731in South Africain South Africa1400 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: Kasiarodents riddles »hard 41% Guinea (Africa)Guinea (Africa)1685New GuineaNew Guinea2825The AndesThe Andes4112MexicoMexico1330 Play animals quiz and see all the questions.