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 eagle6100bald eaglebald eagle2425golden eaglegolden eagle1180crowned eaglecrowned eagle522birds 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 only4934in Asia onlyin Asia only617in South America onlyin South America only613in Africa and Asiain Africa and Asia7270mammals 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 Africa2697in Thailandin Thailand1760in Indonesiain Indonesia4246in Brazilin Brazil1161apes 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 Iceland3872in Africain Africa2640on Galapagos Islands (near equator)on Galapagos Islands (near equator)1585in South Americain South America1446polar 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 Egypt656in Saudi Arabiain Saudi Arabia1289in Southern Siberiain Southern Siberia1298in Afghanistanin Afghanistan1409zoology 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 America2452South AfricaSouth Africa1383South-East AsiaSouth-East Asia1647RomaniaRomania1454vampires 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 Australia3847in South Americain South America10117in Africain Africa1744in South-East Asiain South-East Asia4369animals 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 Kingdom421in the United Statesin the United States1911in the United Arab Emiratedin the United Arab Emirated1122in South Africain South Africa2135birds 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)2265New GuineaNew Guinea3753The AndesThe Andes5127MexicoMexico1731rodents riddles » Play animals quiz and see all the questions.