Unlike the females of the species, male Chinook Salmon have hooked noses and ridged backs The Chinook Salmon is also known as “King Salmon”, and is the most prized sporting fish in Alaska
Golden Snub-Nosed Monkeys are both terrestrial and arboreal, which means they spend their time on land and in trees Over the past 40 years, the population of Golden Snub-Nosed Monkeys has decreased by 50%.
The sex of the juveniles is determined by the temperature of the nest during incubation: if the temperature was above 93° F, all are male; below 86° F, all are female, and temperatures in between will produce young of both sexes. Eighty percent of young alligators are eaten by birds and raccoons
Fossil remains indicate that the Hawaiian Crow previously occurred in relative abundance on all of the main islands of Hawaii, along with two other extinct crow species
Scientists call Hawaiian monk seals “living fossils” because their anatomy, behavior, and physiology are only slightly different from seals that lived 14-16 million years ago. Hawaiians refer to the seal as `Ilio holo I ka uaua, which means, "dog that runs in rough water."
Onagers are notorious for their inability to be tamed by man. Onagers are fast runners and have been recorded at speeds of over 30 mph (50 km h).
The Harpy Eagle’s talons are as large as the claws of a Grizzly Bear. Harpy Eagles build large nests that can measure 5 ft (1.5 m) across and 4 ft (1.2 m) deep.