What Eats a Platypus?


Water rats and will try to eat the platypus when they are young and small. Monitor lizards like an occasional platypus and so do some snakes. For the most part they have few natural predators, maybe they are good fighters. You can find more information here: http://www.blurtit.com/q967054.html
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The Platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus) is a semi-aquatic mammal endemic to eastern Australia and Tasmania. Together with the four species of echidna, it is one of the five species
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Platypuses have several natural predators. Water-rats, eagles, goannas, hawks, pythons, eagles, foxes and even cats and dogs will eat platypuses. You can find more information here: http://www.thebigzoo.com/Animals/Duck-Billed_Platypus.asp
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A platypus eats insects, shellfish, larvae and other small animals that it finds along the bottom of the streams and rivers near its home. It uses its bill and ...
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