Science Quiz / 'L' Natural World

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

 Plays Quiz Updated Nov 10, 2017

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What name is given to any wingless, biting, parasitic insect that lives on birds, mammals, and humans?
Which large plover typically has a black-and-white head and underparts and a loud call?
What name is given to the soil-living larva of a large crane fly that damages roots and crops?
Which domesticated pack animal of the camel family is found in the Andes in South America?
Which round, green, and sour citrus fruit is a good source of vitamin C?
Which arboreal primate with a pointed snout and typically a long tail is found only in Madagascar and a few neighboring islands?
Which big cat with dark spots is sometimes called a panther in its melanistic form?
Which retriever is often used as a guide dog for blind people?
Which eel-like jawless fish is often parasitic, attaching itself to other fish and sucking their blood?
What national flower of both India and Vietnam is commonly cultivated in water gardens?
What name is given to a young sheep, especially under one year old?
Which insect forms swarms or 'plagues' that severely damage crops?
Which marine mollusk is proverbial for the way it clings tightly to rocks?
Which small Arctic rodent related to the vole is known for the popular misconception that they commit mass suicide?
Which small finch was very popular from the late 19th century as a cage bird because of its melodious song?
Which root vegetable looks similar to an onion but has a much milder taste?
Which large marine crustacean has a cylindrical body, stalked eyes, and pincers?
Which small beetle with a domed back is typically red or yellow with black spots?
Chameleon, Gecko and Iguana are all types of which creature?
What is the second-largest living cat after the tiger?
Which cultivated plant of the daisy family has edible leaves that often feature in salads?

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