Science Quiz / 'C' Natural World

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Can you name the things in the natural world that begin with the letter 'C'?

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What name is given to to a plant that typically lives in the desert and has many sharp spines?
Mugger, Nile and Saltwater are all types of which predatory aquatic tropical reptile?
Which African finch with a melodious song and yellowish-green plumage is often a cage pet?
Goldfish, Koi and Mirror are all types of which fish?
Which type of small Australian 'talking' parrot is often kept as a household pet?
What name is also used in North America for reindeer?
Which wild dog native to North America is also called brush wolf or prairie wolf?
Jay, Raven and Rook all belong to which bird family?
Which coastal fish-eating seabird that dives from the surface can reach depths of up to 45 meters?
Which South American mammal is the largest rodent in the world?
Which large flightless bird is native mainly to the forests of New Guinea?
Which type of tree is typically evergreen and bears cones and needle-like or scale-like leaves?
Which crustacean has a broad carapace, stalked eyes, five pairs of legs and is a type of seafood?
Many species of which lizard have the ability to change color?
Which venomous African or Asian snake spreads the skin of its neck into a hood when disturbed?
What common name is given to the larva of a butterfly or moth?
Which scavenging insect with long antennae and legs is a household pest?
Which animal is also known as a mountain lion, puma, panther or mountain cat?
Which widespread large bird is also the tallest flying bird in the world?
What name is given to the stony marine skeletons that typically form large reefs in warm seas?
The musical instrument known as 'Triton's trumpet' is made using which large seashell?

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