Challenge: tell me an animal fact I don't already know.
Looks like it’s time for some
🚨🐎🦏🚨 UNGULATE FACTS 🚨🐖🐐🚨
A zebra’s stripes are not for personal camouflage, but rather herd camouflage; in a sea of vertical black and white stripes, predators have a difficult time discerning any one particular member.
Much like canine or equine, the adjective for pigs is “porcine”, which is where we get the word “pork”.
A group of tapirs is called a candle.
Despite rhinos being perissodactyls and hippos being artiodactyls, they share similar features due to convergent evolution even while not closely related. Elephants, meanwhile, are in another order entirely.
Dolphins are born with mustaches.
The horizontal pupils of a goat’s eye provide a wider radius of vision, as well as allowing them to always see their surroundings while their head is lowered by looking “up” and keeping their pupils perpendicular to the ground at all times.
Rules: Answer asks and tag 20 blogs you want to know better
Nicknames: Sarastus (meaning “dawn”) and Sarppa (UNAPPROVED)
Star sign: Virgo
Time right now: 19:58 (putting this in the queue so it’ll probably be a different time when this comes out)
Last thing I googled: 165cm in feet xD
Song stuck in my head: Senbonzakura
Last movie I watched: Detective Conan Movie 6: Phantom of Baker Street (one of my fav movies tbh)
Last TV show I watched: Kono Subarashii Sekai ni Shukufuku wo
What I’m wearing right now: A black t-shirt with white dots; A grey skirt with stripes and lots of buttons on it (I think it looks cute!); Blue and black leggings; Black socks with white dots (matches my shirt :D)
When I created this blog: 2013… (?)
Kind of things that I post: Uhhhh just stuff that I like xD Mostly anime. I also reblog lgbt content, positivity, cutesy stuff, animals etc.