Hybrid animals
In biology a hybrid is an offspring of two animals or plants of different breeds, varieties, species or genera. Using genetics terminology, it may be defined as follows.From a taxonomic perspective, h...
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Unprecedented Scientific Report Says Decline Of Pollinators A Threat To Food Security
Around the world, the animals that pollinate our food crops - more than 20,000 species of bees, butterflies, bats and many others - are the subject of growing attention. An increasing number of pollin...
New Snake Species With Pitch Black Eyes From The Andes Highlights Hidden Diversity
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What Makes A Leader? Clues From The Animal Kingdom
As the American media continues to buzz over who is more or less likely to secure the Republican and Democratic nominations for US President, researchers in the journal Trends in Ecology & Evolution r...
Humans Have Created A New Top Predator That Is Taking Over The Northeast
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New Giant Tortoise Species Found In Galapagos
The discovery of the new species, detailed in a study reported today (Oct. 21) in the journal "PLOS ONE," is likely to help focus attention on the newly named Eastern Santa Cruz Tortoise (Chelonoidis ...
20+ Crossbreed Dogs That Will Make You Fall In Love With Mutts
Due to the popularity of our last post on mixed-breed dogs, we decided to update it and make an open-list! If you're considering getting a purebred dog, this list might change your mind! Mixed-breed a...
Without Humans, The Whole World Could Look Like Serengeti
The fact that the greatest diversity of large mammals is found in Africa reflects past human activities -- and not climatic or other environmental constraints. This is determined in a new study, which...
5 AMAZING Hybrid Animals
5 AMAZING Hybrid Animals. Hybrid animals are truly amazing. We have selected the 5 most amazing hybrid animals. From a liger to a leopon, to a wolphin, to a grolar bear. They are all awesome
Diversity & Inclusion – Love Has No Labels
While the vast majority of Americans consider themselves unprejudiced, many of us unintentionally make snap judgments about people based on what we see—whether it’s race, age, gender, religion, sexual...
Hybrid
Hybrid may refer to:
Chimera
Chimera, chimaira, or chimaera may refer to:
Parahuman
A parahuman or para-human is a human-animal hybrid or chimera, an entity that incorporates genetic elements from both humans and non-human animals. The term is also related to "cybrids" (cytoplasmic h...
Humanzee
The humanzee (also known as the Chuman or Manpanzee) is a hypothetical chimpanzee/human hybrid. Chimpanzees and humans are closely related (sharing 95% of their DNA sequence and 99% of coding DNA sequ...
Beefalo
Beefalo are a fertile hybrid offspring of domestic cattle (Bos taurus), usually a male in managed breeding programs, and the American buffalo (Bison bison), usually a female in managed breeding progra...
Dzo
A dzo (Tibetan མཛོ་ mdzo) is a hybrid between the yak and domestic cattle. The word dzo technically refers to a male hybrid, while a female is known as a dzomo or zhom. Alternative Romanizations of th...
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Feline hybrids
A number of hybrids between various felid species are possible. This article deals with hybrids between the species of Felinae and those between Felinae and Panthera species. For hybrids between two...
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Hinny
A hinny is a domestic equine hybrid that is the offspring of a horse stallion (male) and a jenny donkey (female). It is the reciprocal cross to the more common mule, which is the product of a jack don...
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Hogzilla
Hogzilla was a male hybrid of wild hog and domestic pig that was shot and killed by Chris Griffin in Alapaha, Georgia, United States, on June 17, 2004 on Ken Holyoak's fish farm and hunting reserve. I...
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Iron Age pig
The Iron Age pig is a hybrid between a wild boar and a domestic pig meant to recreate the type of pig represented by prehistoric art works of the Iron Age in ancient Europe. The project started in the...
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Macropod hybrids
Macropod hybrids are hybrids of animals within the family Macropodidae. Several macropod hybrids have been experimentally bred, including:Some hybrids between similar species have been achieved by ho...
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Motty
Motty (July 11, 1978, Chester Zoo, Cheshire – July 23, 1978, Chester Zoo, Cheshire) was the only proven hybrid between an Asian and an African elephant. He was named after George Mottershead, who foun...
Mules
A mule is the offspring of a female horse and a male donkey.Mule, Mules, MULE or The Mule can refer to:
Sheep-goat chimera
A sheep–goat chimera (sometimes called a geep in popular media) is a chimera produced by combining the embryos of a goat and a sheep; the resulting animal has cells of both sheep and goat origin. A sh...
Sheep-goat hybrid
A sheep–goat hybrid (sometimes called a geep or shoat in popular media) is the hybrid offspring of a sheep and a goat. Although sheep and goats seem similar and can be mated, they belong to different ...
Toast of Botswana
A sheep–goat hybrid (sometimes called a geep or shoat in popular media) is the hybrid offspring of a sheep and a goat. Although sheep and goats seem similar and can be mated, they belong to different ...
Ursid hybrid
An ursid hybrid is an animal with parents from two different species or subspecies of the Ursidae (bear) family. Species and subspecies of bear known to have produced offspring with another bear speci...
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Wholphin
A wholphin or wolphin is an extremely rare hybrid born from a mating of a female common bottlenose dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) with a male false killer whale (Pseudorca crassidens). The name implies ...
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Yakalo
The yakalo is a cross of the yak (Bos grunniens) and the American bison (Bison bison, known as a buffalo in North America). It was produced by hybridisation experiments in the 1920s, when crosses wer...
Zubron
Żubroń (/ˈzjuːbrən/; Polish: Żubroń; [ˈʐubrɔɲ]) is a hybrid of domestic cattle and wisent. The wisent (żubr in Polish) is the European bison; hence, the żubroń is analogous to the American beefalo...
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