'K' Natural World

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

Which small falcon with pointed wings and a long tail typically hovers while searching for prey on the ground?
Which organs, shaped like beans in humans, regulate nutrients and filter waste from the bloodstream to create urine?
What is the taxonomic ranking between 'domain' and 'phylum?' e.g. 'plant' or 'animal'
Black-eared, Red, and Swallow-tailed are all types of which small- to medium-sized bird of prey?
Which large Australian marsupial has a long powerful tail and strongly developed hindlimbs?
The world's largest lizard, found only in the Indonesian islands, is known as what?
Which Australian marsupial feeds mostly on eucalyptus leaves?
Which fruit, similar to an orange but smaller, has an edible sweet rind and acid pulp?
Which large Australian bird used to be called the 'laughing jackass'?
Which large seaweed grows in underwater 'forests' and has a long stalk divided into strips?
Which chicken-sized flightless bird is native to New Zealand and shares its name with a fruit?
Which ornamental common carp was originally bred in Japan?
Which bird is often brightly colored and typically dives for fish from a perch?
Which fibrous protein forms the main constituent of hair, hoofs, claws, and horns?
Which vitamin-heavy salad ingredient, also known as leaf cabbage, can be grown in both green and purple varieties?
What name is given to a young goat?
The largest member of the dolphin family, this black and white apex predator is often known by what name?
Which brown or grizzly bear is found on islands to the south of Alaska?
Which small shrimp-like planktonic crustacean of the open seas is eaten by a number of whales?
Which African antelope is known for its twisting horns and vertical stripes along its torso?
What name is given to the usually edible part contained within the shell of a nut or seed?

Quiz Scoreboard

May contain spoilers

More to Explore

You Might Also Like...

Today's Top Quizzes in Science

Browse Science

Today's Top Quizzes in General Science

Browse General Science

Showdown Scoreboard SHOWDOWN HUB

More By:

Quiz Plays Rating Category Featured Created
173,886 4.62 Geography Dec 28, 2013
159,821 4.57 Geography Dec 28, 2013
145,802 4.06 Miscellaneous Apr 14, 2012
137,800 4.16 Miscellaneous Apr 10, 2012
132,854 4.37 Geography Jul 4, 2012

Go to Creator's Profile

Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.

Report this User

Report this user for behavior that violates our Community Guidelines.