A to Z of the Wild Kingdom

How many of these creatures can you identify?  Below are 26 photos we’ve taken from our travels.  When you are ready to see the answer, hover over the photo and it will appear.  The key at the bottom of the page shows where in the wild kingdom the photos were taken.  Post how many you got right in the comments!



A.  Anteater- Los Llanos, Venezuela

B.  Bear- Rexburg, Idaho

C.  Capuchin Monkey- Cahuita , Costa Rica

D. Dassi- Hermanus, South Africa

E.  Elephant- Etosha National Park, Namibia

F.  Frog- Daintree, Australia

G.  Giraffe- Etosha National Park, Namibia

H.  Hippopotamus- Chobe River, Botswana

I.  Iguana- Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica

J.  Jackal- Cape Cross Seal Colony, Namibia

K.  Kangaroo- Adelaide, South Australia

L.  Lion- Etosha National Park, Namibia

M.  Moray Eel- St. Kitts and Nevis

N.  Nudibranch- Great Barrier Reef, Australia

O.  Octopus-  Moorea, French Polynesia

P.  Panda- Chengdu, China

Q.  Queen Angel Fish-  Aruba

R.  Rhinoceros- Etosha National Park, Namibia

S.  Snake-  Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica

T.  Tiger- Sawai Madhopur, India

U.  Urchin- Kauai, Hawaii

V.  Vicuña- Between Arequipa and Chivay, Peru

W.  Whale- Kaikoura, New Zealand

X.  Xolo- Pachacamac, Peru (Please note we had to cheat a little on X.  While the Xoloitzcuintli is a Mexican hairless, this is his Peruvian cousin the Inca Orchid.)

Y.  Yak-  Tagong, China

Z.  Zebra- Etosha National Park, Namibia

About the author

A 30 something traveler with insatiable wanderlust. Veteran of 2 RTW trips now focusing on slow travel.