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    Featured Animals

    Hawk-headed parrot

    In most classification systems, this northern South American bird is considered one of the most evolved of the 368 species of parrots throughout the w

    Green aracari

    Before the 1980s, this small toucan from Northeastern South America was very rare in captivity. Since the first captive breeding took place in 1980,

    Blind cavefish

    When first discovered in the 1930s, these eyeless, pigmentless fish were assigned their own genus, Anoptichthys. Since then, ichthyologists ha

    Goliath grouper

    The Goliath grouper, also referred to as a Jewfish or Giant seabass, is found in the Western Atlantic Ocean, through the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean

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