Science Quiz / 'T' Natural World

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Can you name the things in the natural world that begin with the letter 'T'?

 Plays Quiz Updated Sep 21, 2018

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Which shark's name is derived from its distinctive tail which can be as long as the body of the shark itself?
Which group of large, hairy spiders includes species like 'Cobalt Blue' & 'Goliath Birdeater'?
Related to gulls & skimmers, what small seabird is known for its narrow wings and forked tail?
Which African bloodsucking fly is known for its role in transmitting sleeping sickness and nagana?
Species of which herbivorous mammal, similar in shape to a pig, can be found in the forests of Malaysia & Brazil?
Which group of tropical, American fruit-eating birds are best known for their massive, brightly colored bills?
The Thylacine was the largest living marsupial carnivore, until it went extinct on what Australian island in the 1930's?
The American Robin and Fieldfare are members of the family Turdidae, better known by what common name?
Which colonial insect typically lives in large mounds and feeds on the cellulose in decaying wood?
Which large marine reptile with flippers and a bony or leathery shell comes ashore on beaches to lay eggs?
The Yellowfin is a variety of which saltwater fish, which can swim up to 75 km/h?
What name is given to the larval stage of an amphibian such as a frog or toad?
What variety of duck gives its name to a shade of blue-green, due to the male's conspicuous facial markings?
Which is the largest cat species?
Which orange-colored citrus fruit is closely related to the mandarin orange?
Which fruit/berry of the nightshade plant is also known as the 'love apple'?
What name is given to a long, high sea wave typically caused by seismic activity like an earthquake?
Brown, Cutthroat, and Rainbow are all names of which freshwater game fish?
What rising and falling effect of sea levels is caused by gravitational forces of the Moon and Sun?
What is the name for a stream or river that flows into a larger stream or parent river of a lake?
What 'T' word is a synonym for mushroom, the spore-bearing fruiting body of a fungus?

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