Science Quiz / 'C' Natural World

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

 Plays Quiz Updated Jul 20, 2016

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

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