Types Of Snails – Explanation + Visual Guide

The name snail is most often applied to land snails, however, there are many different types of snails. In fact, there are over 4000 snail species that also includes different kinds of sea snails and freshwater snails. Did you know that snails are gastropod mollusks that have shells and those without shells are known as slugs? Yes, a […]

Types Of Earthworms – Explanation + Visual Guide

There are 3 main types of earthworms; the compost worm (not common garden worms you find in the backyard), the earth-worker worm, and the root-dwelling worm. They belong to the subgroup of animals known as invertebrates. Moreover, there are 3 main earthworm species that we will also discuss in the article. However, if we’re being […]

Types Of Stingrays – Explanation + Visual Guide

Stingrays are a type of fish (one of the groups of animals) that are related to sharks. There are about 9 families of stingray which comprise over 500 different species. These are the basic types of stingrays. The stingrays are a large suborder of the rays. They are cartilaginous fishes related to sharks. They are classified in […]

Types Of Kangaroos – Explanation + Visual Guide

Kangaroos are a type of mammal known as marsupials and there are over 50 kangaroo species native to Australia. However, there are 4 types of kangaroos that are well known and easily recognizable. These kangaroo types are the: Antilopine Kangaroo (Macropus antilophius) Western Gray Kangaroo (Macropus fuliginosus) Eastern Gray Kangaroo (Macropus giganteus) Red Kangaroo (Macropus […]

Types Of Lobster – An Explanation Visual Guide

Who knew that there were different types of lobster? Just like crabs, there are many lobster species and there as many similarities as there are differences between the different species. There are lobsters without claws and, of course, there are clawed lobsters. Lobsters are invertebrates that scavenge shallow areas of the ocean. For the most […]

Types Of Catfish – Explanation & Visual Guide

There are three primary types of catfish: blue catfish, channel catfish, and flathead catfish. But, there are other catfish species outside of the three main types. Let’s have a look at them. Three Main Types of Catfish Let’s start by learning about the three main catfish types and how to tell the difference between the […]