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 60% harpy eagleharpy eagle3737bald eaglebald eagle1332golden eaglegolden eagle709crowned eaglecrowned eagle351 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 54% in Africa onlyin Africa only2604in Asia onlyin Asia only377in South America onlyin South America only359in Africa and Asiain Africa and Asia4013 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 Africa1897in Thailandin Thailand1173in Indonesiain Indonesia2894in Brazilin Brazil748 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 Iceland2622in Africain Africa1756on Galapagos Islands (near equator)on Galapagos Islands (near equator)1070in South Americain South America941 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 Egypt469in Saudi Arabiain Saudi Arabia925in Southern Siberiain Southern Siberia968in Afghanistanin Afghanistan1056 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 America1730South AfricaSouth Africa981South-East AsiaSouth-East Asia1157RomaniaRomania1009 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 TamangVenezuela riddles »hard 49% in Australiain Australia2640in South Americain South America6775in Africain Africa1254in South-East Asiain South-East Asia2986 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 34% in the United Kingdomin the United Kingdom243in the United Statesin the United States1209in the United Arab Emiratedin the United Arab Emirated696in South Africain South Africa1333 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)1615New GuineaNew Guinea2708The AndesThe Andes3883MexicoMexico1263 Play animals quiz and see all the questions.