Animals & Plants of Tropical Rainforests
Tropical rainforests are defined by their climate. These ecosystems receive up to 400 inches of rain each year, which, combined with high temperatures, creates a moist environment, not unlike a greenhouse. Within the rainforest are microclimates in which...
A Sampling of Tropical Rainforest Animals. Rainforests are very dense, warm,
wet forests. They are havens for millions of plants and animals. Rainforests are ...
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It was always thought that there were two species of elephant in the world; the
African savanna elephant,( Loxodonta africana) and the Asian elephant, (
A tropical rainforest
is the world's most spectacular example of a living ecosystem and the ultimate in biodiversity.
To comprehend just how marvelous this biodiversity is you have to make a comparison or two:
One study in a Brazilian rainforest
found 487 tree species ... More »
List of tropical_forest Animals for kids. ... There are two main types of tropical
forest: the rainforest and the seasonal forest. Both get more than 8.5 feet of rain ...
Tropical Rainforest: Animals Tropical rainforests support a greater number and
variety of animals than any other biome. One of the reasons for this great variety ...
The rainforest is home to more than half of the world's animals. Colorful and
unusual animals dwell in all four layers of the forest. All types of creatures are ...
Habitats -- Tropical Rain Forest Wildlife Pictures, Wallpapers, Downloads --
Where can you find an antelope the size of a rabbit, a snake that can fly, or a
spider that eats birds? All in tropical rainforests, of course! Tropical rainforests are