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Starbiters

Starbiters (Astrodectidae) are a family of starfish. What separates starbiters from other starfish is that each of their arms is lined with teeth-like denticles. Also separating starbiters from other starfish, a starbiter will prey on animals the same size as, or even larger than, itself. A starbiter will wrap it’s arms around it’s prey, constricting it and driving it’s denticles into it. This behaviour is called bite-hugging. Not all starbiters are predators, however. Several species of starbiters are parasites. These species use their denticles to cling to large animals, such as fish, marine alligatoroids, and thalassovara
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Boomvark

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Boomvark

The boomvark is a species of tubulidentate descended from the aardvark, native to the rainforests of Africa. Like its ancestor, the boomvark feeds entirely on ants and termites. However, the boomvark feeds on arboreal ants and termites, as the boomvark itself is arboreal. It is smaller than its ancestor, measuring 60 to 90cm long, not including its tail, which adds an additional 40 to 70cm to its length. Its tail is also prehensile, allowing it to remain stable as it tears open the hives of its prey. Large claws on its forelimbs make short work of the hives of its prey, and allow it to grip branches. Large claws on its hindlimbs allow it to g
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Upturned-Bill Hummingbird

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Upturned-Bill Hummingbird

The Upturned-Bill Hummingbird  (Praeposterorhynchus repandus)  is a distinct and specialised species native to tropical rainforests over central America and southern North America. The first feature an observer would notice, indeed it’s most obvious feature, is it’s upturned beak. Curving upwards, it’s beak is shaped to fit in a complementarily shaped flower. It ranges from 9-12cm in length. They are green over most of their body, with the exception of a metallic blue teardrop on their back. Their head, too, is green, while their wings are more of a bronze-green. Females lay two small white eggs in a nest built from leaves a
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Sort of Speculative Evolution Idea

Sort of Speculative Evolution Idea

I had an idea for a project about creating working ecosystems containing species from all over earths history. This project wouldn't be about evolving these animals and ecosystems, it would be about seeing what species work together in which environment. Anyone interested?
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