Zoogeography questions This is a list of recently added questions about zoogeography. Play zoogeography quiz and see all the questions. Where does turkey come from?North America. The domestic turkey is a large poultry bird. Although turkey domestication was thought to have occurred in central Mesoamerica at least 2,000 years ago, recent research suggests a possible second domestication event in the Southwestern United States between 200 BC and AD 500.Created by: Ninjaihard 47% IndiaIndia799North AmericaNorth America1686South AmericaSouth America920AfricaAfrica166agriculture riddles » Where do black swans come from?Australia. The black swan is a large waterbird, a species of swan which breeds mainly in the southeast and southwest regions of Australia. A New Zealand subspecies was apparently hunted to extinction by Māori, but the species was reintroduced to New Zealand in the 1860s.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 25% AfricaAfrica111they're a mutation of white swansthey're a mutation of white swans167AustraliaAustralia146ChinaChina158birds riddles » Where do cheetachs live, other than in Africa?Asia. In the past, the cheetah ranged across vast stretches of Asia. However, it has disappeared from the majority of its historic range, save for Iran and possibly a few areas in Afghanistan, the Indian subcontinent, and Turkmenistan. Asiatic cheetahs are active overnight, which is unusual for this species.Created by: Mukihard 44% North AmericaNorth America252AsiaAsia1564South AmericaSouth America812AustraliaAustralia859wild cats riddles » What is the largest and most powerful bird of prey 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 60% harpy eagleharpy eagle7281bald eaglebald eagle2847golden eaglegolden eagle1377crowned eaglecrowned eagle590birds 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 only5752in Asia onlyin Asia only725in South America onlyin South America only712in Africa and Asiain Africa and Asia8763mammals 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 Africa3008in Thailandin Thailand1969in Indonesiain Indonesia4826in Brazilin Brazil1293apes 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 Iceland4664in Africain Africa3052on Galapagos Islands (near equator)on Galapagos Islands (near equator)1856in South Americain South America1705polar 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 Egypt722in Saudi Arabiain Saudi Arabia1441in Southern Siberiain Southern Siberia1440in Afghanistanin Afghanistan1581Mongolia 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 America2789South AfricaSouth Africa1569South-East AsiaSouth-East Asia1857RomaniaRomania1681vampires 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 51% in Australiain Australia4334in South Americain South America11689in Africain Africa1955in South-East Asiain South-East Asia4921animals of South America riddles » Play animals quiz and see all the questions.