Read below for information on 41 different animals that start with the letter G, from galapagos penguin to guppy. The most popular G animal is the giant panda bear, which gets up to 99% of its food from bamboo. The least popular is geoffroy’s tamarin, a small monkey located in Panama and Columbia. Some fun facts about G letter animals are:
Found around the Equator!
The biggest species of tortoise in the world!
Can grow to more than 3m long!
There are thought to be over 2,000 species!
Found throughout the sub-Antarctic!
Has distinctive V shape on head!
Originally known as the Desert Rat!
Highly intelligent and fast learners!
Highly active and fearless dogs!
Found in the murky waters of Northern India!
The biggest snail species on land!
Can reach nearly 6ft in length!
Bamboo makes up 99 per cent of their diet!
Large, powerful and dominant!
Found in dense jungles and tropical forests!
It's tail acts as a fat storage facility!
Long, black tongue can grow to 18 inches long!
Can grow up to 4ft long!
Found inhabiting dense woodland and caves!
Most closely related to the Sheep!
Native to the eastern rainforests of Brazil!
Migrates between Europe and Asia!
Trusting, kind and gentle!
There are 29 different species!
They dig large networks of tunnels!
The biggest of the world's primates!
There are 11,000 known species!
Large and imposing in appearance!
Can grow to more than 8 meters long!
Protective and gentle by nature!
Mainly eats honeybees!
Strong and speedy breed of dog!
The largest species of mouse lemur!
One of the most common shark species!
One of the rarest species of seal on Earth
Extremely fast and athletic!
Less than 10% make it into adulthood
Feathered legs and toes!
Found in a vairety of African habitats!
Natively found in the Andes Mountain range!
Also known as the Millionfish!