Question: Which animal is not found in Africa?

How many animal are in Africa?

There are over one million species of animals in Africa, including both the heaviest (elephants) and the tallest (giraffes) land animals on Earth. And who knows how many undiscovered creatures exist untouched by civilization.

What is Africa’s main animal?

The biggest African mammal is the African bush elephant, the second largest being its smaller counterpart, the African forest elephant. Four species of pangolins can be found in Africa.

Why does Africa have so many animals?

The most direct answer regarding the survival of large animals in Africa is that its vast forested areas gave them ample areas to hide from man (until recent centuries).

What is the most beautiful African animal?

Did you know that when a herd of zebra merge together their stripes make it almost impossible for predators to single out an individual animal?

What are 10 African animals?

10 of the best African animals

  • 1 Grevy’s Zebras in Kenya. …
  • 2 Honey badgers in Zimbabwe. …
  • 3 Antelopes in Zambia. …
  • 4 Brown hyenas in Namibia. …
  • 5 Pangolins in South Africa. …
  • 6 Baboons in The Gambia. …
  • 7 Dugongs in Mozambique. …
  • 8 Lemurs in Madagascar.
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