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Animals That Start with K

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Read below for information on 11 different animals that start with the letter K, from kakapos to kudu. The most popular animal that starts with the letter k is the koala, an animal with fingerprints indistinguishable from humans. The least popular K animal is the keel billed toucan. Some fun facts about letter K animals are:

Kakapo (Strigops Habroptilus)Kakapo
The heaviest species of parrot in the world!
Kangaroo (Macropus Giganteus)Kangaroo
Females have a deep pouch on their front!
Keel Billed Toucan (Ramphastos Sulfuratus)Keel Billed Toucan
It's beak can reach nearly 20 cm long!
Killer Whale (Orcinus Orca)Killer Whale
Typically consumes over 200 kg of food a day!
King Crab (Lopholithodes Mandtii)King Crab
Can have a leg span of nearly 2 meters!
King Penguin (Aptenodytes Patagonicus)King Penguin
More than 2 million breeding pairs!
Kingfisher (Coraciiformes)Kingfisher
Inhabits wetlands and woodlands worldwide!
Kiwi (Apteryx australis)Kiwi
Only found in the forests of New Zealand!
Koala (Phascolarctos cinereus)Koala
Spends up to 80% of the time sleeping or resting!
Komodo Dragon (Varanus komodoensis)Komodo Dragon
Only found on five Indonesian islands
Kudu (Tragelaphus Strepsiceros)Kudu
Lives in herds of up to 24 individuals!