3A Rainforest Animals2011<br />
Spectacled Caimanby Brayden Jones<br />The spectacled caiman stays in water unless driven out by drought then they burrow ...
Panamanian Golden FrogBy Sarah Burnett<br />It is thought that when the frog dies it turns gold.<br />It is believed that ...
CoatimundiBy Shey Rodriguez<br />The Coatimundi  is diurnal which means it lives on the ground and in the trees.<br />It i...
Spider Monkeyby Libby Pallesen<br />The Spider Monkey does not have thumbs.<br />They are endangered.<br />They don’t like...
Poisonous Dart Frogby Paul Owens<br />Scientists think it gets its poison from what it eats, so if you raise one in captiv...
Rhino  Beetle    by Nick Knudson<br />The body of a rhino beetle is covered by a thick exoskeleton.  <br />In  Asia they u...
Eyelash Viperby Emily Carroll<br />When fighting another snake, the viper holds on to the other snake until it dies.<br />...
Pangolinby Olivia  Behrens<br />A  pangolin walks a few miles each night.<br />They spray a terrible spray like skunks.<br...
Bearded Pig By: Janie Krueger<br />The bearded pig can jump five feet in the air.<br />These pigs are covered in warts.<br...
Vine SnakeBy Mickey Tvrdik<br />The vine snake eats birds and birds eat it.<br />The vine snake is barely the thickness of...
Aye Ayeby Michael Harwood<br />Aye Ayes are like a mammalian version of the woodpecker.<br />The aye ayes spend most of th...
Red Eyed Tree FrogBy Lily Weindel<br /> They have sticky cups on their feet to help them climb  trees.<br />They are noctu...
Pygmy Hippoby London Emmons<br />A Pygmy Hippo moves along by tunnels, cleared paths, and canals.<br />Pygmy Hippos can li...
Chubby Frogby Sam Loeffler<br />The Chubby Frog burrows underground and only comes out at night.<br />These frogs are very...
Galagapos TortoiseRebecca Callen<br />They have no teeth.<br />They live for over 150 years.<br />When it drinks it stores...
Happy face spiderby Katie Dansou<br />Happy face spiders live in Hawaii.<br />Happy face spiders have a lot of babies.<br ...
Green BasiliskBy Jill Rokes<br />They are excellent swimmers.<br />Its nickname is The Jesus lizard because they look like...
Orb-Weaving SpiderBy Megan Snow<br />It recycles its silk by eating it.<br />There’s a book about them called “The Orb-wea...
Jaguarby Josephine Garro<br />They are very good  swimmers.<br />The name jaguar comes from a Native American word named y...
HornbillBy Jessica Slater<br />  They are the only birds that are as loud as jets.<br /> They have incredibly loud calls.<...
Toucanby Payton Parsons<br />The Toucan lives in a flock of six.<br />The little Toucans do not have big bills when they a...
BongoBy Reid Burke<br />They are known to eat burned wood after a lighting storm.<br />They wrestle each other for somethi...
Slothby Nate Wilcoxen<br />The sloths have babies upside down.<br />They are also good swimmers.<br />The females produce ...
Black Howler Monkey by Rani Qaqish<br /><ul><li>The black howler monkey is the loudest animal in the world!
It is the tallest monkey in the world.
It has four sharp teeth! </li></li></ul><li>TarantulaAtticus Stansbury<br />The tarantula can lay up to 60 eggs.<br />A pe...
OcelotBy Ben Nogowski<br />Ocelots are good at swimming and climbing. <br />They have strong legs which makes them run fas...
AgoutiBy  Nathan Holthe<br /> It is known as a jungle gardener because it hunts and buries seeds.<br />It lives  for as lo...
Scarlet MacawBy Claire Howell<br />The macaw is a very talented talker.<br /> When a predator is near and wants to eat it,...
Morpho ButterflyBy Chloe Degan<br />The female and the male butterfly look different.<br />The morpho butterfly is a tropi...
Indian CobraBy Joseph Warren<br /> The Indian Cobra is the most venomous snake.<br /> It is the snake of choice for snake ...
Iguanaby Kate Zachary<br />Iguanas can stay under water for 28 minutes.<br />They can drop 40 feet from a tree onto solid ...
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  1. 1. 3A Rainforest Animals2011<br />
  2. 2. Spectacled Caimanby Brayden Jones<br />The spectacled caiman stays in water unless driven out by drought then they burrow in the mud.<br />They got their name from the bony ridges over their eyes.<br />It has the ability to change color. <br />
  3. 3. Panamanian Golden FrogBy Sarah Burnett<br />It is thought that when the frog dies it turns gold.<br />It is believed that the frog brings good news to those fortunate enough to see it.<br />A single egg clutch can have as many as 900 eggs.<br />
  4. 4. CoatimundiBy Shey Rodriguez<br />The Coatimundi is diurnal which means it lives on the ground and in the trees.<br />It is a member of the raccoon family.<br />It has a huge appetite-it is always looking for food to eat and uses its long nose to do it!<br />
  5. 5. Spider Monkeyby Libby Pallesen<br />The Spider Monkey does not have thumbs.<br />They are endangered.<br />They don’t like water but drink it.<br />
  6. 6. Poisonous Dart Frogby Paul Owens<br />Scientists think it gets its poison from what it eats, so if you raise one in captive it won’t get poisonous.<br />One golden poison dart frog has enough poison to kill 20,000 mice.<br />The name poison dart frog came from South American Indians which dipped their arrows in the poison.<br />
  7. 7. Rhino Beetle by Nick Knudson<br />The body of a rhino beetle is covered by a thick exoskeleton. <br />In Asia they use the males for gambling fights.<br />The rhino beetle’s strength is 850 times its weight.<br />
  8. 8. Eyelash Viperby Emily Carroll<br />When fighting another snake, the viper holds on to the other snake until it dies.<br />Sometimes vipers accidently get shipped overseas.<br />The males do a dance called the adders dance to find the right female snake.<br />
  9. 9. Pangolinby Olivia Behrens<br />A pangolin walks a few miles each night.<br />They spray a terrible spray like skunks.<br />They look like walking pine cones and curl up in a ball to sleep.<br />
  10. 10. Bearded Pig By: Janie Krueger<br />The bearded pig can jump five feet in the air.<br />These pigs are covered in warts.<br />They never wash up when the are dirty or clean.<br />
  11. 11. Vine SnakeBy Mickey Tvrdik<br />The vine snake eats birds and birds eat it.<br />The vine snake is barely the thickness of a man’s finger.<br />The vine snake can almost lift its whole body in the air.<br />
  12. 12. Aye Ayeby Michael Harwood<br />Aye Ayes are like a mammalian version of the woodpecker.<br />The aye ayes spend most of their time in the branches.<br />While up on the trees it listens for bugs and uses its long middle digit to dig out insects for food.<br />
  13. 13. Red Eyed Tree FrogBy Lily Weindel<br /> They have sticky cups on their feet to help them climb trees.<br />They are nocturnal, and their red eyes help them see in the dark.<br />Some people keep Red Eyed Tree Frogs as pets!<br />
  14. 14. Pygmy Hippoby London Emmons<br />A Pygmy Hippo moves along by tunnels, cleared paths, and canals.<br />Pygmy Hippos can live to be 30 to 50 years.<br />A Pygmy Hippo lives a solitary, secretive life hiding in swamps.<br />
  15. 15. Chubby Frogby Sam Loeffler<br />The Chubby Frog burrows underground and only comes out at night.<br />These frogs are very active after storms.<br />Don’t touch these frogs or you’ll get glue-like slime on your hands!<br />
  16. 16. Galagapos TortoiseRebecca Callen<br />They have no teeth.<br />They live for over 150 years.<br />When it drinks it stores some of the water in its shell.<br />
  17. 17. Happy face spiderby Katie Dansou<br />Happy face spiders live in Hawaii.<br />Happy face spiders have a lot of babies.<br />The Happy face spider has a smile or a frown on its back.<br />
  18. 18. Green BasiliskBy Jill Rokes<br />They are excellent swimmers.<br />Its nickname is The Jesus lizard because they look like they are walking on water.<br />They are capable of remaining under water for up to 30 minutes.<br />
  19. 19. Orb-Weaving SpiderBy Megan Snow<br />It recycles its silk by eating it.<br />There’s a book about them called “The Orb-weaving Spiders of Canada and Alaska”.<br />Their webs could stop a Boeing 747 dead in the air!<br />
  20. 20. Jaguarby Josephine Garro<br />They are very good swimmers.<br />The name jaguar comes from a Native American word named yaguar which means “ he who kills with one leap.<br />They sometimes climb trees to prepare an ambush.<br />
  21. 21. HornbillBy Jessica Slater<br /> They are the only birds that are as loud as jets.<br /> They have incredibly loud calls.<br /> They are considered the most impressive birds in the world.<br />
  22. 22. Toucanby Payton Parsons<br />The Toucan lives in a flock of six.<br />The little Toucans do not have big bills when they are born.<br />The Toucan lives in a tree hole and if it does not fit the it will snug up into a fluffy ball.<br />
  23. 23. BongoBy Reid Burke<br />They are known to eat burned wood after a lighting storm.<br />They wrestle each other for something to do.<br />Bongos use their prehensile tongue to grasp the vegetation they feed on.<br />
  24. 24. Slothby Nate Wilcoxen<br />The sloths have babies upside down.<br />They are also good swimmers.<br />The females produce a single baby each year. <br />
  25. 25. Black Howler Monkey by Rani Qaqish<br /><ul><li>The black howler monkey is the loudest animal in the world!
  26. 26. It is the tallest monkey in the world.
  27. 27. It has four sharp teeth! </li></li></ul><li>TarantulaAtticus Stansbury<br />The tarantula can lay up to 60 eggs.<br />A person can faint if bitten.<br />It dies after it gives birth.<br />
  28. 28. OcelotBy Ben Nogowski<br />Ocelots are good at swimming and climbing. <br />They have strong legs which makes them run fast. <br />They are cats but they like water.<br />
  29. 29. AgoutiBy Nathan Holthe<br /> It is known as a jungle gardener because it hunts and buries seeds.<br />It lives for as long as 20 Years.<br />It is hunted for it flesh. <br />
  30. 30. Scarlet MacawBy Claire Howell<br />The macaw is a very talented talker.<br /> When a predator is near and wants to eat it, the macaw pinches the predator with its beak and it makes noises for help.<br />A macaw’s beak is very strong. It can crush a Brazil nut.<br />
  31. 31. Morpho ButterflyBy Chloe Degan<br />The female and the male butterfly look different.<br />The morpho butterfly is a tropical butterfly.<br />When the morpho butterfly is born their chrysalis is yellow with black spots.<br />
  32. 32. Indian CobraBy Joseph Warren<br /> The Indian Cobra is the most venomous snake.<br /> It is the snake of choice for snake charming.<br />In India almost every year more than 10,000 people die from cobra bites. <br />
  33. 33. Iguanaby Kate Zachary<br />Iguanas can stay under water for 28 minutes.<br />They can drop 40 feet from a tree onto solid ground without getting hurt.<br />They are the largest lizards in the Americas.<br />
  34. 34. Goliath FrogBy John Schroll<br />Goliath frogs have been around for 250 million years and here before the dinosaurs. <br />Goliath frogs can leap 10 feet.<br />Goliath frogs make no sound- they are mute.<br />

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