Mammals found in North, Central and South America - synonyms or related words
a South American animal with a long neck and long hair that is related to the llama
a small North American animal that has a wide flat tail and thick fur. Beavers cut down trees with their teeth and build dams (=walls) across streams.
a large wild cat that lives in North America
a large brown animal with long thin legs and horns on its head that lives in northern North America
informal a raccoon
a small North American rabbit with a white tail
an animal with fur used for making clothing, that lives mainly in South America
a small furry animal mainly found in North and Central America. It has a short tail and lives in holes that it digs in the ground.
grizzly bear noun
a very large bear with brown fur that lives in the mountains of the north-western U.S..
a small furry animal with short legs that is found in North America and lives in holes in the ground
ground squirrel noun
a type of North American squirrel that lives on and under the ground
a wild animal like a large rabbit that lives in open areas of the U.S.
a large South American animal with a long neck and a thick coat, used for wool, meat, and carrying things
mountain lion noun
a large wild cat with light brown fur that lives in the mountains of the western part of the Americas
a North American animal hunted for its thick brown fur
a type of mammal which was discovered for the first time in 2013, in the rainforests of Ecuador. It is about the size of a domestic cat, lives in trees and eats mainly fruit.
Americaninformal a skunk1 1
a large brown-gray wild cat that lives in the mountain areas of North and South America
a small animal with a black and white face and a long tail that lives mainly in North and Central America
a small black-and-white North American animal with a long thick tail. It produces a bad smell when it is threatened.
an animal that lives in trees and moves very slowly. It lives in South and Central America.
a South American animal similar to a llama
an elk (=large type of deer) that lives in North America