In water, leeches move in a wavy, meandering motion.
Although laughing kookaburras inhabit mainly forest and woodlands, they are a common sight in urban and suburban areas.
The platypus is well adapted to diving.
Typical adult individual measures from 1,5 to 2 meters in length. Females are slightly larger than males.
The platypus character is used in the American cartoon Phineas and Ferb, created by The Walt Disney Company.
Europeans discovered okapi in 1901, previously they were known only to the local population.
Females lay 200 to 400 eggs.
The duration of the pregnancy period in slow worm lizards depends on the temperature of the environment but it can be assumed that on average it lasts from 11 to 13 weeks.