How cool is this!? Happy National Wildlife Day! Pangolins are found naturally in tropical regions throughout Africa and Asia. The name, pangolin, comes from the Malay word, pengguling, meaning "something that rolls up". uncredited photo
Ces invertébrés minuscules (de à mm) font partie des espèces les plus résistantes de la planète. Les tardigrades vivent en effet quelques mois seulement. En théorie. Car ils sont capables
A pangolin /ˈpæŋɡəlɪn/ (also referred to as a scaly anteater or trenggiling) is a mammal of the order Pholidota. The one extant family, Manidae, has one genus, Manis, which comprises eight species. A number of extinct species are also known. A pangolin has large keratin scales covering its skin, and is the only known mammal with this adaptation. It is found naturally in tropical regions throughout Africa and Asia.