Zoogeography questions This is a list of recently added questions about zoogeography. 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 Tamanghard 59% harpy eagleharpy eagle6875bald eaglebald eagle2749golden eaglegolden eagle1335crowned eaglecrowned eagle566America 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 only5531in Asia onlyin Asia only705in South America onlyin South America only686in Africa and Asiain Africa and Asia8345mammals 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 Africa2921in Thailandin Thailand1917in Indonesiain Indonesia4664in Brazilin Brazil1252apes 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 Iceland4385in Africain Africa2916on Galapagos Islands (near equator)on Galapagos Islands (near equator)1785in South Americain South America1620polar 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 Egypt705in Saudi Arabiain Saudi Arabia1403in Southern Siberiain Southern Siberia1403in Afghanistanin Afghanistan1538zoology 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 America2689South AfricaSouth Africa1518South-East AsiaSouth-East Asia1792RomaniaRomania1619vampires 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 Australia4184in South Americain South America11136in Africain Africa1896in South-East Asiain South-East Asia4746animals 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 Kingdom464in the United Statesin the United States2162in the United Arab Emiratedin the United Arab Emirated1271in South Africain South Africa2386birds 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 40% Guinea (Africa)Guinea (Africa)2408New GuineaNew Guinea4050The AndesThe Andes5555MexicoMexico1844rodents riddles » Play animals quiz and see all the questions.