Scientific Name: Vulpes corsac Common Name: Corsac fox Species Taxonomy: Vulpes Corsac What environment would your species be found? Desert, semi deserts 🌵Species Habitat:Central Asia Species Diet: Rodents Species Predators: human hunters hunt for there fur Species Prey: rodents , hamster, and occasionally fruit 🍉 Three Adaptations that the species has: fur that blends in with the desert home/surroundings, they obtain water or moisture from there prey, they are nocturnal so they can hunt while there prey sleep Species Reproduction Process: January-march is the matting season Species Needs: moisture and water since it lives in the dessert, and food so it doesn't starve, and shelter to protect it from the heat. Species Life Span:13 years How is species affected by climate change: the change in land with extra wind there is a lot of sand flying around in the dessert How is species affected by humans: they are hunted for there fur What caused species to become extinct: not yet When did this species live: now Interesting Fact about Species: small teeth and wide head Author: Kaegan Bibliography: http://www.softschools.com/facts/animals/corsac_fox_facts/1038/ https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Corsac_fox http://www.blueplanetbiomes.org/corsac_fox.htm http://animaldiversity.org/accounts/Vulpes_corsac/ https://oup.silverchair-cdn.com/oup/backfile/Content_public/Journal/jmammal/97/4/10.1093_jmammal_gyw067/3/gyw067.pdf?Expires=1495234991&Signature=JVQb8leYstRyakN5nW4qIzhEK1hzW~T1BYgyVjZJ9CVo8Dv9EiKfmR9IepvYOWkx~0tktKpdHtOcbVDn0I7oKWkVrhkWg2pFm4a8WeqOMeAypIzsnsj5Y4mTzSg7ACQY6q6LtLwQyrjQsMkGsOOPRXYzYTN5it2Gk10nu82yPcj9o3c1tHf09Mhj-slTrNfIqLzyhroNsyg-rX4GJBLA8YmLx8F9Qfq9cXoOrSbl95s13DwCKRCYdN83PbxgA6ABnYMPTWVEJVXqqZH6q7oyiIMDBlSgBzQhFbt4DYEv70wUlIuNJAxOecEJMKLg0LrR6N0izUVweyswCGhHhgMGA__&Key-Pair-Id=APKAIUCZBIA4LVPAVW3Q
Scientific Name: camelusCommon Name: camel Species Taxonomy: kingdom/ animalia. Phylum/ chordata. Class/mammalia Order/ artiodactyla family/cameldae. Genus/camelus Linnaeus 1758 What environment would your species be found? The species can be found in the Gobi dessert in china and Mongolia. Species Habitat: the Bactrian camel lives in deserts. Species Diet: the Bactrian camel eats plants, they can eat bitter, salty and spiky plants that other animals can not eat. Species Predators: The camels main predator is a wolf. Species Prey: Bactrian camels only eat plants. Three Adaptations that the species has: they can store fat in there humps so when there is no food or water they can convert the fat into energy. They can handle eating bitter, salty, and thorny plants for food. They have wide feet and even numbered toes. Species Reproduction Process: when the camel gets pregnant wait about 6 months and then they usually have the baby around the winter time when it is not to hot. Species Needs: most camels have one hump but a Bactrian camel needs two humps so that it can store enough food and water. Species Life Span: they can live up to 50 years or 20 to 40 in captivity. How is species affected by climate change: when it is winter the camel gets a thick layer of fur and as is gets warmer it sheds off. How is species affected by humans: the Bactrian camels are becoming in extinct by humans are killing them for food. What caused species to become extinct: still alive. When did this species live: lives to this day. Interesting Fact about Species: Bactrian camels have two humps that they can't live without. An adult Bactrian camel weighs about 1,000 pounds! Author: Isabelle N Bibliography: https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lists_of_extinct_animals https://www.worldwildlife.org/species/directory http://animals.sandiegozoo.org
Scientific Name: Mellivora capensis Common Name: honey badger Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Sub-phylum: Vertebrate Class: Mammalia Order: Carnivora Family: Mustelidae Subfamily: Mellivorinae Genus: Mellivora Species: Capinses What environment would your species be found? Desert Species Habitat: digs holes Species Diet: rodents, birds, Insects, Species Predators: unknown Species Prey: beehives Three Adaptations that the species has: long claws, sharps teeth, it can release gas like a skunk. Species Reproduction Process: sexual Species Needs: food water shelter and mate Species Life Span: 24. Years How is species affected by climate change: when its cold lack of food when warm more food supply How is species affected by humans: pollution can harm it What caused species to become extinct: not extinct When did this species live: still living Interesting Fact about Species: its ten most fearless animal in the world Author: Riley Bibliography: ?
Scientific Name: Felis MargaritaCommon Name: Sand Cat Species Taxonomy: a genus within the family Felidae What environment would your species be found? Species Habitat: Sand cats habitat is a desert Species Diet: Small rodents, birds, and insects. Species Predators: Owls, jackals, and snakes Species Prey: Rodents birds, and insects Three Adaptations that the species has: Sands cats have fur on their soles to keep their feet protected fro, the hot sand. Species Reproduction Process: There isn't a lot known but their ears are important during mating season, mating season lasts from October, to November. Species Needs: Water food Species Life Span: 13 years How is species affected by climate change: When they are in captivity they aren't used to the environment they are put in, that effects them. How is species affected by humans: People could argue if keeping them in captivity is helping or not. What caused species to become extinct: It isn't extinct yet but it is said it will become extinct in the next 100 years When did this species live: still currently alive Interesting Fact about Species: it looks like sand cats never grow up because they always have a kitten appearance. Author: Starr Bibliography: ?