Where in the World Do Animals Live?
Animals live only where they can survive. Koalas, for example, eat only the leaves of certain eucalyptus trees, so they must live in Australia, where these trees grow. All of the animals listed below can survive in only one place on earth — and many of them are endangered.
North America Alligator, Arctic fox, Arctic tern, Bald eagle, Bison, California condor, California sea tern, Dall sheep, Musk ox, North American grey squirrel, Raven, Snapping turtle, Wild turkey
South America Alpaca, Darwin's finch, Flightless cormorant, Giant tortoise, Llama, Maned wolf, Marine iguana, Sloth, Torrent duck, Toucan, Vicuña
Europe Reindeer, Scottish wildcat, Wild goat
Africa Aardvark, Aardwolf, Aye-aye, Camel, Chimpanzee, Giraffe, Green gecko, Hippopotamus, Hyena, Indri, Lion, Rufed lemur, Spitting cobra, Tsetse fly
Asia Asiatic lion, Giant panda, Komodo dragon, Przewalski's horse, Snow leopard, Zeren
Australia and New Zealand Archie's frog, Dingo, Duck-billed platypus, Emu, Kakapo, Kiwi, Koala, Quokka, Short-nosed rat kangaroo, Short-tailed wallaby, Tasmanian devil
Antarctica Adélie penguin, Penguin, Ross seal, Weddell seal