Animals with extraordinary qualities
They were born with extraordinary qualities, and each of them is exceptional in its own way. Here are the most powerful, toxic, loud, fast, long and old representatives of the animal world.
The most powerful animal
The strongest animal in the world is a copepod. Being just one millimeter in length, the copepod is the strongest and fastest multicellular creature. Relative to its size, copepods move with the highest body acceleration relative to the length of a second. Scientists are now studying saltatorial ability of the animal to be used in robotic technology. Copepods is considered to be 10-30 times stronger than any machine or an animal in the world.
The loudest animal
Blue whales produce the loudest sounds in the world, using a low-frequency pulses, whose noise has the intensity of up to 188 decibels. Screams blue whales can be heard at a distance of 800 km. Blue whales are also the largest animals.
The most deadly animal
The female mosquito is the deadliest creature in the world. These mosquitoes that carry malaria every year kill more than a million people around the world.
The most venomous animal
A jellyfish with feelers 60, despite the fact that the length of each of them is 4, 5 meters, has sufficient poison to kill 60 adults.
The oldest animal
The oldest reptile is the Galapagos giant tortoise, which can live more than 175 years. However, among the oldest animals have such representatives as oceanic Venus - clams that lived up to 405 years.
The fastest aquatic mammal
The fastest aquatic mammals is Dall's porpoise, which can swim 56 kilometers per hour.
The longest pregnancy in animals
In Asian elephants duration of pregnancy is 19-22 months.
The most intelligent animal
The most intelligent animals, except man, is the chimpanzee, which is followed by a dolphin.
Longest migration in animals
In Arctic tern has the longest migration of all migratory birds. They covered the distance of 22,400 km. Among mammals, the champions of migration are the gray whales and northern elephant seals that every year a journey of 20,900 km there and back.
The highest flying bird
Mountain goose - this is the most high-flying birds. There is evidence that they can fly at an altitude of 10 175 meters and above.
The slowest animal
Garden snail slowest animal that passes 48 meters per hour.
The highest and longest land animal
The longest and highest land animal is a giraffe. It can grow up to 6 meters in height, which is about equal to the two-story building.
The fastest animal
The fastest of the animal is a bird of prey Peregrine. It can reach speeds up to 321 km per hour.
The smallest insect
Wasps-crumbs, mimaridy - it is the smallest of insects, whose size is about 0, 46 mm.
The longest animal
The longest animals are worms nemerteans, type Lineus longissimus. The longest of the representative reaches 55 meters in length.