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Re: Revolving Mammal Quiz (RV)

Unread postby Heksie » Wed Nov 13, 2013 9:01 am

What mammal has high resistence to cape cobra and black mamba venom?
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Re: Revolving Mammal Quiz (RV)

Unread postby ritad » Wed Nov 13, 2013 12:06 pm

hmm :hmz: i think the mungo!
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Re: Revolving Mammal Quiz (RV)

Unread postby Phokojwe » Wed Nov 13, 2013 1:46 pm

Mongoose :hmz:
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Re: Revolving Mammal Quiz (RV)

Unread postby Heksie » Thu Nov 14, 2013 6:29 am

There were a study about this, it was the grey mongoose. 10mg venom could not kill one, where 20mg killed a sheep.
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Re: Revolving Mammal Quiz (RV)

Unread postby Philip1 » Mon Nov 18, 2013 10:35 am

Ritad and Phokojwe.... :clap: :clap:
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Re: Revolving Mammal Quiz (RV)

Unread postby Phokojwe » Mon Nov 18, 2013 4:07 pm

Polyphydonty occurs in which local mammal?
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Re: Revolving Mammal Quiz (RV)

Unread postby Philip1 » Mon Nov 18, 2013 5:47 pm

:think: Cape Clawless Otter?
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Re: Revolving Mammal Quiz (RV)

Unread postby Heksie » Tue Nov 19, 2013 6:00 am

Crocodile?
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Re: Revolving Mammal Quiz (RV)

Unread postby Phokojwe » Tue Nov 19, 2013 11:56 am

Nope :think:
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Re: Revolving Mammal Quiz (RV)

Unread postby Heksie » Wed Nov 20, 2013 6:21 am

Elephants?
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Re: Revolving Mammal Quiz (RV)

Unread postby Philip1 » Wed Nov 20, 2013 7:33 am

:thumbs_up: Ditto Heksie. :)
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Re: Revolving Mammal Quiz (RV)

Unread postby Phokojwe » Wed Nov 20, 2013 11:15 am

Heksie and Philip1 :thumbs_up:

A polyphyodont is an animal whose teeth are continuously replaced. An elephant is a classic example!
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Re: Revolving Mammal Quiz (RV)

Unread postby Heksie » Wed Nov 20, 2013 3:41 pm

Thanks Phokojwe

See Philip1, great minds think alike :w:

So, what is hematophagy and give an example of an animal having this trait... :hmz:
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Re: Revolving Mammal Quiz (RV)

Unread postby Phokojwe » Thu Nov 21, 2013 12:27 pm

Hematophagy is the practice of certain animals of feeding on blood.

The oxpecker is one example of an animal that exhibits this trait.
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Re: Revolving Mammal Quiz (RV)

Unread postby Philip1 » Fri Nov 29, 2013 9:08 am

Ditto Phokojwe :thumbs_up: Vapire bats as well.
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