Getting to Know the Animals of the Amazon

Video Segment |16:23

Getting to Know the Animals of the Amazon

Video Segment |16:23

This video takes to the Amazon Basin to find a very large fresh water fish, the pirarucu. We also look at a Bothrops atrox viper who has recently consumed a meal a monkey frog which is not just a frog that hops, it also walks and the red-faced uakari monkey who has had its habitat reduced and has been hunted to near extinction.


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Related Topics

  • Amazon Basin
  • Amazon River
  • Bothrops atrox
  • Brazil
  • breathing
  • coloration
  • extinction
  • fish
  • fresh water fish
  • genetic information
  • gill

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