The Cuban solenodon (Solenodon cunbanus) is an endangered mammal is native to southeastern Cuba. A living fossil, the venomous shrew-like animal produces poisonous saliva that it injects into prey through its teeth.
African linsangs vary in color, and resemble an elongated cat. The African linsang is nocturnal, and generally lives alone or in a pair. They construct arboreal nests 2 meters above the ground with green materials. They only stay in a nest for a short amo
African Civet is a native to tropical Africa. It has perianal glands that produce a fluid known as civetone which is used in the perfume industry. The animal uses the gland to spray and mark its territory.
(FACTOID: Genets - They are related to Civets, Linsangs, Fossa, and Mongooses.The common Genet is the only viverrid present in Europe.They are able to move through any opening that their head can fit through) * * NEVER HEARD OF THESE.
Tenrec - Tenrecidae is a family of mammals found on Madagascar and parts of Africa. Tenrecs are widely diverse, resembling hedgehogs, shrews, opossums, mice and even otters. The real question: Can I have one?
Mara ~ These large relatives of guinea pigs are common in the Patagonian steppes of Argentina, but also live in Paraguay and elsewhere in South America. Maras are the fourth-largest rodent in the world, after capybaras, beavers, and porcupines