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Quasipaa spinosa

Quasipaa spinosa is a species of frog in the family Dicroglossidae. It is known under many common names, including Chinese spiny frog, giant spiny frog, Chinese edible frog, and spiny paa frog. Its names refer to the distinctive characteristics o ...

Rana chensinensis

The Asiatic grass frog or Chinese brown frog is a species of frog in the family Ranidae, found in China and Mongolia. Its natural habitats are temperate forests, intermittent rivers, swamps, freshwater lakes, intermittent freshwater marshes, arab ...

Acanthopteroctetes bimaculata

Acanthopteroctetes bimaculata is a moth of the family Acanthopteroctetidae. It was described by Davis in 1969. It is found in north-eastern Oregon and east-central California. The wingspan is 14.5–16 mm for males and 15 mm for males. The forewing ...

Apophatus bifibratus

Apophatus bifibratus is a moth of the family Palaephatidae. It was described by Donald R. Davis in 1986. It is found in the temperate Valdivian forests of southern Argentina and Chile. The length of the forewings is 5–5.2 mm for males and 5.3–5.5 ...

Dysoptus argus

Dysoptus argus is a species of moth in the family Arrhenophanidae. It has a wide range in lowland wet forests of the Amazonian Region of northern South America from southern Venezuela and Guyana to Peru and Brazil. The length of the forewings is ...

Greya enchrysa

Greya enchrysa is a moth of the family Prodoxidae. It is found in open, grassy pine forests in the drier interior regions of southern British Columbia, Alberta, Washington, Oregon, Idaho and western Montana. The wingspan is 15.5–20 mm. The forewi ...

Greya mitellae

Greya mitellae is a moth of the family Prodoxidae. It is found in moist coniferous or mixed coniferous forests in north-western Idaho and the Blue Mountains of south-eastern Washington. The wingspan is 10–15 mm. Adults are sexually dimorphic. The ...

Greya obscura

Greya obscura is a moth of the family Prodoxidae. It is found from south-western Oregon to the San Garbriel Mountains and the southern Sierra Nevada of California. The habitat consists of grassy portions of open oak woodland. The wingspan is 10.5 ...

Greya powelli

Greya powelli is a moth of the family Prodoxidae. It is found in the coastal range between the San Francisco Bay area and the San Gabriel Mountains, and in the south-central Sierra Nevada of California. The habitat consists of slightly moist gras ...

Greya variabilis

Greya variabilis is a moth of the family Prodoxidae. It is found on the Yugorski, Taymyr and Chukchi peninsulas of arctic Russia, the Pribilof Islands, Alaska and along the North American west coast. In the northern part of the range, the habitat ...

Metaphatus ochraceus

Metaphatus ochraceus is a moth of the family Palaephatidae. It was described by Donald R. Davis in 1986. It is found from the Talca Province in Chile south to Chiloe Island and Esquel in Argentina. The length of the forewings is 7.5–9.5 mm for ma ...

Metaphatus spatulatus

Metaphatus spatulatus is a moth of the family Palaephatidae. It was described by Donald R. Davis in 1986. It is found in the temperate forests of the lake region of Argentina. The length of the forewings is 8–10 mm for males and 9–10.5 mm for fem ...

Palaephatus albicerus

Palaephatus albicerus is a moth of the family Palaephatidae. It was described by Davis in 1986. It is found in Chile, from the southern limits of the Coquimbo Desert in the Choapa Province, south through the coastal ranges to Valdivia and Petrohu ...

Palaephatus albiterminus

Palaephatus albiterminus is a moth of the family Palaephatidae. It was described by Donald R. Davis in 1986. It is found in the wetter areas of the temperate, Valdivian forests of southern Argentina and Chile. The length of the forewings is 6.8–1 ...

Palaephatus amplisaccus

Palaephatus amplisaccus is a moth of the family Palaephatidae. It is found in the Valdivian forests of the lake region in southern Argentina and Chile. The length of the forewings is 6–8 mm for males and 7-7.5 mm for females. Adults have light br ...

Palaephatus dimorphus

Palaephatus dimorphus is a moth of the family Palaephatidae. It is found in much of the southern temperate forests of montane Argentina and Chile. The length of the forewings is 12–13 mm for males and 13–15 mm for females. Adults have brownish fo ...

Palaephatus fusciterminus

Palaephatus fusciterminus is a moth of the family Palaephatidae. It is found in the Valdivian forests of southern Argentina and Chile. The length of the forewings is 10–12 mm for males and 10.5–11.5 mm for females. Adults have a buff to brown hea ...

Palaephatus leucacrotus

Palaephatus leucacrotus is a moth of the family Palaephatidae. It is found in the wetter areas of the Valdivian forest region of south-central Chile. The length of the forewings is 6–7 mm for males and 6.5–7 mm for females. Adults have dark fusco ...

Palaephatus luteolus

Palaephatus luteolus is a moth of the family Palaephatidae. It was described by Donald R. Davis in 1986. It is found in the Valdivian forest region of southern Chile and Argentina, from the Cautin Province and the Neuquen Province south to the In ...

Palaephatus nielseni

Palaephatus nielseni is a moth of the family Palaephatidae. It is found in the wetter areas of the Valdivian forest region of southern Argentina and Chile. The length of the forewings is 5.2–7 mm for males and 6–7 mm for females. Adults have lust ...

Palaephatus pallidus

Palaephatus pallidus is a moth of the family Palaephatidae. It was described by Donald R. Davis in 1986. It is found in the southern temperature forest of Chile and the adjacent Andean frontier of Argentina. The length of the forewings is 9–12 mm ...

Prototheora biserrata

Prototheora biserrata is a species of moth of the family Prototheoridae. It is found in South Africa, where it known from only one and possibly two localities in the southern Cape Province. The holotype was collected in the wet, temperate Groenko ...

Prototheora geniculata

Prototheora geniculata is a species of moth of the family Prototheoridae. It is found in South Africa, where it known only from the Schoemanspoort in the Cape Province, which is located in a southern extension of the Karoo desert, generally refer ...

Vespina quercivora

Vespina quercivora is a moth of the family Incurvariidae. It is found in California. The wingspan is 7–9 mm for males and 7–10 mm for females. The forewings are uniformly fuscous with a slight bronzy lustre. The hindwings are paler and grey. Adul ...

Choeroichthys latispinosus

Choeroichthys latispinosus, also known as the Muiron Island pipefish or Muiron pipefish, is a species of pipefish native to the western coast of Australia. Described by Charles Dawson based on a single specimen in 1978, the species is still known ...

Corythoichthys amplexus

Corythoichthys amplexus, known commonly as the brown-banded pipefish, is a species of marine fish in the family Syngnathidae. The brown-banded pipefish is widespread throughout the tropical waters of the Indo-West Pacific region, from the eastern ...

Corythoichthys polynotatus

Corythoichthys amplexus, known commonly as the many-spotted pipefish or yellow-spotted pipefish, is a species of marine fish in the family Syngnathidae. The many-spotted pipefish is widespread throughout the tropical waters of the central Indo-Pa ...

Cosmocampus

There are currently 14 recognized species in this genus: Cosmocampus howensis Whitley, 1948 Lord Howe pipefish Cosmocampus investigatoris Hora, 1926 Cosmocampus albirostris Kaup, 1856 Whitenose pipefish Cosmocampus elucens Poey, 1868 Shortfin pip ...

Gillellus healae

Gillellus healae, the masked stargazer, is a species of sand stargazer native to the Atlantic and Gulf coasts of the United States from South Carolina to the Florida Keys as well as around Aruba where it can be found on sandy bottoms at depths of ...

Amblycipitidae

The Amblycipitidae are a family of catfishes, commonly known as torrent catfishes. It includes three genera, Amblyceps, Liobagrus, and Xiurenbagrus, and about 36 species.

Etroplus canarensis

Etroplus canarensis, the Canara pearlspot or banded chromide, Canara pearlspot cichlid, is an endangered species of cichlid endemic to South Karnataka in India.

Glaridoglanis andersonii

Glaridoglanis andersonii is a species of catfish of the family Sisoridae. It is the only species of the monotypic genus Glaridoglanis.

Trichogaster labiosa

Thick-lipped gouramis can reach a length of 9 centimetres 3.5 in TL. They are sexually dimorphic, with the female being silvery, but the male marked with oblique thin red and blue stripes along its flanks.

Nangra

There are currently five recognized species in this genus: Nangra assamensis Sen & B. K. Biswas, 1994 nangra Hamilton, 1822 Nangra bucculenta Roberts & Ferraris, 1998 Nangra robusta Mirza & Awan, 1973 Nangra ornata Roberts & Ferraris, 1998

Nematops grandisquama

The large-scale righteye flounder is a flatfish of the family Pleuronectidae. It is a demersal fish that lives on saltwater bottoms at depths of between 108 and 180 metres. Its natural habitat is the tropical waters of the Indo-West Pacific, from ...

Pseudorhombus quinquocellatus

Pseudorhombus quinquocellatus, the five-eyed flounder, is a species of flatfish in the large-tooth flounder family, Paralichthyidae. It is a demersal fish that lives in tropical waters, inhabiting deep waters on the continental shelf of the weste ...

Schismatogobius

Schismatogobius is a genus of fish in the subfamily Gobionellinae. They are native to southern and eastern Asia, Australia and the Pacific Islands. Adults dwell in freshwater habitat such as streams and rivers, where they live along the sand and ...

Torpediniformes

The electric rays are a group of rays, flattened cartilaginous fish with enlarged pectoral fins, composing the order Torpediniformes. They are known for being capable of producing an electric discharge, ranging from 8 to 220 volts, depending on s ...

Gurgesiella

Gurgesiella is a genus of fish in the family Gurgesiellidae. These relatively small deep-water skates are found in the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans off South and Central America.

Hexanchiformes

The Hexanchiformes are the order consisting of the most primitive types of sharks, and numbering just seven extant species. Fossil sharks that were apparently very similar to modern sevengill species are known from Jurassic specimens. Hexanchifor ...

Hubbsina turneri

The Highland splitfin is a species of splitfin endemic to Mexico where it is found in the Lerma River basin. This species grows to a length of 5 centimetres TL. It is the only known member of its genus, although some authorities have Hubbina as a ...

Acacia anceps

The bushy spreading shrub typically grows to a height of 1 to 3 metres 3 to 10 ft. It blooms from September to February and produces yellow flowers. The branches are erect, rigid, glabrous and grow outward to a diameter of 1 to 3 metres 3 to 10 f ...

Acacia binervata

The tall shrub reaching 5 m 16 ft in height or tree to 15 m 49 ft in height has an erect to spreading habit with grey-black or grey-brown coloured bark that can be smooth or rough. The glabrous branchlets are angled toward the apices. It has phyl ...

Acacia bivenosa

Acacia bivenosa, commonly known as two-nerved wattle, two-veined wattle or hill umbrella bush, is a species of Acacia found in northern Australia. Other names for this species are derived from several Australian languages. The Kurrama peoples kno ...

Acacia echinula

Acacia echinula, commonly known as hedgehog wattle, is a shrub belonging to the genus Acacia and the subgenus Phyllodineae that is endemic to New South Wales. The intricate multi-branched shrub typically grows to a height of 2 m 6 ft 7 in and has ...

Acacia falciformis

Acacia falciformis, also commonly known as broad-leaved hickory, hickory wattle, mountain hickory, large-leaf wattle, tanning wattle and black wattle, is a shrub belonging to the genus Acacia and the subgenus Phyllodineae that is endemic to easte ...

Acacia nervosa

Acacia nervosa, commonly known as rib wattle ribbed wattle or perfumed wattle, is a shrub belonging to the genus Acacia and the subgenus Phyllodineae.

Acacia quadrilateralis

The shrub can grow to a height of up to 3 metres 9.8 ft and has a spindly habit with slender lenticellular branchlets. Like most species of Acacia it has phyllodes rather than true leaves. They are found on short stem-projections usually in group ...

Achlys triphylla

Achlys triphylla, common names sweet after death, deer-foot or vanilla-leaf, is a plant species native to the mountains of the West Coast of North America. It has been reported from the Cascades and from the Coast Ranges in British Columbia, Wash ...

Achyrocline satureioides

Achyrocline satureioides, also known as Macela or Macelinha in Portuguese and Spanish, Eloyatei-caa in the Guarani language, and Karfreitachstee in Riograndenser Hunsruckisch where it is part of German-Brazilian folklore. It is used as the medici ...