Animal: did you knows

  1. There are over 1,600 known species of starfishes 
  2. There are over 320 species of parrots 
  3. There are over 40,000 muscles tendons in an elephant’s trunk 
  4. There are over 690 known species of bats 
  5. There are over 130 species of owl 
  6. A garfish has green bones 
  7. A camel can shut its nostrils during a desert sandstorm 
  8. A cat can keep purring while inhaling and exhaling 
  9. The spikes of a newborn hedgehog begin to appear within 24 hours 
  10. Camels can drink 94 litres (25 gallons) of water in less than 3 minutes 
  11. You can smell a skunk 1.6km (1 mile) away 
  12. Chicken drumsticks contain the least amount of meat on a chicken 
  13. A bumble bee flaps its wings at 160 times a second 
  14. A dragonfly can fly at 40kph (25mph) 
  15. Flies can react to an object it sees and change direction in less than 30 milliseconds 
  16. A queen bee can lay up to 3,000 eggs in one day 
  17. Ants can lift 50 times their own weight 
  18. Bees can see ultraviolet light 
  19. 80% of the world’s food crops are pollinated by insects 
  20. 10% of with world’s food supply is consumed by insects 


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