Classification:  Kingdom  Phylum  Class  Order  Family  Genus  animalia  chordata  mammalia  artiodactyla  giraffidae  giraffa Species: (various types)  Reticulated, Rothschild, Rhodesian  camelopardalis The Giraffe The giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis) is an African even-toed ungulate mammal, the tallest living terrestrial animal and the largest ruminant. Its species name refers to its camel-like shape and its leopard-like coloring. Its chief […]


Classification:  Kingdom  Phylum  Class  Order  Family  Genus  animalia  chordata  mammalia  rodentia  erethizontidae  erethizon Species: (various types)  North American  dorsatum  Olde World  africaeaustralis  Crested  cristata The Porcupine The North American porcupine (Erethizon dorsatum), also known as the Canadian porcupine or common porcupine, is a large rodent in the New World porcupine family. The beaver is the […]