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    Featured Animals

    Spotted garden eel

    Garden eels are small specialized members of the conger eel family. Found in tropical waters scattered around the world, they lead a hobbit-like exis

    Rhinoceros hornbill

    This bird is dependent on the continued existence of old growth forests in Southeast Asia. Outside the breeding season, it eats a wide variety of fru

    Magnificent sea anemone

    The Magnificent sea anemone, also call the Radianthus or Ritteri anemone for its previous name Radianthus ritteri, is one of the largest and m

    Pompadour cotinga

    Depending on the light, males may appear black, bright red, pink, or purple. Research conducted at Yale University's Peabody Museum of Natural Histor

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