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Photo: Überraschungsbilder The Cosmovitral is a botanical garden in the heart of Toluca. It boasts 400 species of plants and the largest
Native Plants of the Southeast: A Comprehensive Guide to the Best 460 Species for the Garden
The basking shark (Cetorhinus maximus) is the second largest living fish, after the whale shark, and the second of three plankton-eating sharks besides the whale shark and megamouth shark. It is a cosmopolitan migratory species, found in all the world's temperate oceans. It is a slow moving filter feeder and has anatomical adaptations to filter feeding, such as a greatly enlarged mouth and highly developed gill rakers. (wiki)
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The Humpback Whale, (Megaptera novaeangliae) is a species of baleen whale. One of the largest rorqual species, adults range in length from 12-16 metres (39-52 ft) and weigh approximately 36,000 kilograms (79,000 Ib).
"Because I'm the last of my species and I know how it sits in a heart." - Not sure why, but I think this line is literary genius.
The Pearled Treerunner (Margarornis squamiger) is a species of bird in the Furnariidae family. It is found in Argentina, Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and Venezuela.
The Masked Trogon (Male) is a species of bird in the Trogonidae family. It is fairly common in humid highland forests in South America, mainly the Andes and tepuis. Photo: Derek Kverno, Brazil. The closest thing to a Patriotic Bird!
This is in Toluca, Mexico in the Cosmovitral, full of lots of plants around the world, just so beautiful.
The ACROS Fukuoka boasts as having the best view from an office window and with 35,000 plants with 76 different species this is a stunning
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The Diamondback Terrapin is a salt marsh turtle ~ (Malaclemys terrapin) or simply terrapin, is a species of turtle native to the brackish coastal swamps of the eastern and southern United States. It has one of the largest ranges of all turtles in North America, stretching as far south as Florida Keys and as far north as Cape Cod
The Blakiston's Fish-owl is the largest and most endangered species in the owl family. The Blakiston's Fish-owl is in a pinch now because
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The Andromeda Satyr (Cithaerias Andromed Bandusia) is a species of butterfly of the Nymphalidae family. It is found in Surinam, French Guiana, Venezuela, Peru, Bolivia and Brazil. (Photo by Rúbia Luz)
Children and parents are dwarfed by a whale shark as it passes inside its tank at the Georgia Aquarium. The whale shark is the largest living fish species
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Hippeastrum [ Amaryllis ] is a genus of about 7075 species and 600+ hybrids and cultivars of bulbous plants in the family Amaryllidaceae, native to tropical and subtropical regions of the Americas from Argentina north to Mexico and the Caribbean. Some species are grown for their large showy flowers. These plants are popularly but erroneously known as Amaryllis, an African genus in the same family.
This is a bucket-wheel excavator, one of the largest mobile machines in the world and is used in surface mining. It can dig a hole the
NEW Cat Species Found in Sabah, MALAYSIA. The clouded leopard is Borneo's largest predator, has the longest canine teeth relative to its size of any cat, and can grow as large as a small panther.
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The Gruosi Diamond: a heart-shaped black diamond, the largest black diamond of such cut in the world, weighing 115.34 carats. This heart is
The Hairy-crested Antbird (Rhegmatorhina melanosticta) is a species of bird in the Thamnophilidae family. It is found in Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.
Lions Mane Jellyfish is the largest jellyfish in the world have been swimming in arctic waters since before the dinosaurs (over 650 million years ago) and are among some of the oldest surviving species in the world. The largest can come in at about 6 meters and has tentacles over 50 meters long. Pretty amazing. They have hundreds of poisonous tentacles that it used to catch passing by fish. it then slowly drags in it’s prey and eats it.
Teufelsblume Idolomantis diabolica, commonly known as the Devil's Flower Mantis or Giant Devil's Flower Mantis, is one of the largest species of praying mantis, if not the largest that mimic flowers. It is the only species classified under the genus Idolomantis. Its threat display is magnificently colored, with red, white, blue, purple and black.
Fargesia bamboo is one of the best clumping bamboo species for the small garden and fares well in a variety of light conditions.
Perennial Garden If flowers are your thing, this is the garden for you. Seven high-performance perennials will give you plenty of flowers, all summer long and into fall. Tuck the 9-by-9-foot garden into a corner or plop it in the middle of the lawn -- these plants will put on a show.
The Black-tailed Trainbearer (Lesbia victoriae) is a species of hummingbird in the Trochilidae family. It is found in Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru.
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The Collared Crescentchest (Melanopareia torquata) is a species of bird in the Melanopareiidae family. It is found in Bolivia, Brazil, and Paraguay.
The Honduran rain forest is the largest north of the Amazon. It is home to many species of Honduras animals. Many types of fish live in the waters surrounding Honduras,
Bee balm (Monarda) Beautiful - Monarda is a genus consisting of roughly 16 species of flowering plants in the mint family, Lamiaceae. The genus is endemic to North America.
The Crimson Topaz (Topaza pella) is a species of hummingbird in the Trochilidae family. It is found in Brazil, Colombia, French Guiana,
Rosemary pruning. Rosemary is perhaps the easiest and most forgiving of all herb plants. If left un-pruned it can become a menace in your herb garden by over-crowding other smaller plants.
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Iberian Lynx “The Iberian lynx, Lynx pardinus, is a critically endangered species native to the Iberian Peninsula in Southern Europe. It is one of the most endangered cat species in the world. According to the conservation group SOS Lynx, if this species died out, it would be one of the few feline extinctions since the Smilodon 10,000 years ago.” (via 100% Animal)