Gallery description : female duck pictures

These mammals usually live 15-20 years. The top speed it is able to reach is 35km/h (22mph). The average weight of the platypus is 0.7-2.4kg (1.5-5.3lbs). Platypus is a mammal that lives in freshwater creeks, rivers and lakes. It has a fur skin type. The diet is omnivore. Platypus (ornithorhynchus anatinus) has a size 40-60cm (15.7-23.6in).

Facts about platypuss
NamePlatypus
OrderMonotremata
HabitatFreshwater creeks, rivers and lakes
DietOmnivore
Skin TypeFur
GenusOrnithorhynchus
Life Span15-20 years
LifestyleSolitary
PredatorsFox, snakes, crocodile
PhylumChordata
FamilyOrnithorhynchidae
Main PreyShrimp, insects, fish eggs
Top Speed35km/h (22mph)
Scientific NameOrnithorhynchus anatinus
Average Litter Size2
ColourBrown, grey, black
ClassMammalia
KingdomAnimalia
Size40-60cm (15.7-23.6in)
TypeMammal
Weight0.7-2.4kg (1.5-5.3lbs)
Conservation StatusLeast concern
Image Details
Description Female duck pictures. Description Female white headed duck.JPG
Width 3456 pixels
Heigh 2304 pixels
File type JPG
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