Science Quiz / 'D' Natural World

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

Quiz Updated Jun 13, 2016

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Which flightless bird native to Mauritius became extinct in the 1660s?
What name is given to a camel with one hump?
'Terrible Lizard' is a term used to describe which large extinct reptiles?
Which ruminant mammal of the family Cervidae includes the elk, chital and moose?
Which long-hibernating agile rodent with a hairy or bushy tail is found mostly in Europe?
Which dog of German origin is also known as a 'sausage dog'?
Which small toothed whale is well-known for its sociable nature and high intelligence?
Which flower of the family Asteraceae has an English name taken from the French for 'lion's tooth'?
What name is given to male bee, especially a honeybee?
Which insect can fly forwards, backwards and hover, and is usually found around marshes, ponds and wetlands?
Which bird of the pigeon family is associated with devotion, purity and peace?
What name is given to a male duck?
Which small sand-colored bottom-dwelling shark with a long tail is common on European coasts?
Which flower commonly has a yellow center and white petals?
Which large white dog has short hair with dark spots?
Which small sweet fruit has been a staple food of the Middle East and Indus Valley for centuries?
What name is given to a sandy-colored wild dog found in Australia?
What name is given to a female antelope, deer or rabbit?
Which large, intelligent, alert and loyal companion dog is known as a '........' Pinscher'?
What common name is given to the spring-flowering plant Narcissus?
Which type of beetle feeds partly or exclusively on feces?

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