Month: May 2018

Identifying Jaguars By Their Spots

Jaguars once roamed free across the Americas, from the Southwestern United States to the mountains of Argentina and Peru. The third largest big cat in the world – behind only the lion and the tiger – and one of the largest predators in the Western Hemisphere, the jaguar has recently …

The Other Toucans

The northern emerald toucanet, also called the Mexican emerald toucanet, is a small species of toucan found in southern Mexico and Central America. (A similar species, Aulacorhynchus albivitta or the southern emerald toucanet, lives in the Andes region of South America.) There are eight known subspecies of the northern emerald …