Howler Monkey By Amber Dumoulin Introduction The Howler monkey is interesting to learn about. They are 2 feet + 30” tall. They are 15 Lbs. The adult males are black and brown. The females and the young are lighter in color . The Howler Monkey is a fascinating animal of the rainforest.
The young stay with parents for 2 years
By Minjae Shin
The Morpho Butterfly is one of the most amazing insects! The Morpho butterfly is a species of neotropical butterflies. Under its wing, it has bronze colored eyespots . The caterpillar has red-brown and bright green lines on the back . The female is not as colorful as males . That is why it is one of the most amazing insects .
The poison arrow frog is one of the most amazing rainforest animals. The poison arrow frog doesn’t hibernate or migrate. They are very small, almost 1\2 inch in length. They can be green or blue with black patches. I like learning about the poison arrow frog.
The Emerald Tree Boa is an amazing animal of the rainforest. It has powerful muscles. It is emerald green with white bands. The Emerald Tree Boa is an amazing animal to learn about.
I like reading about Orangutans. Their fur is reddish-brown. They have large, bulky bodies. They’re also the second largest of the primates. The orangutan was an interesting animal to learn about.
By Meghan Lefeber
The Giant Anteater is one of the most
amazing animals of the rainforest. It’s coat is
brown with a large black and white stripe on
Shoulder. It has small ears and eye’s. It
has a long snout and a large bushy tail.
I think the Anteater is one of the most
interesting animals to learn about.
a lot of ants.
The Scarlet Macaw is fun to learn about. They live in the tropical rain forest of south America. They fly 35 miles per hour!!!!!!!!!! They live to 80 years old . That’s why they are fun to learn about.
The coity is one of the most amazing animals. It eats plants. It lives in burrows. It kind of looks like a raccoon. They are fun to learn about.
I’m learning about the Plain Xenop. It is a small bird that is 5 in.(12.5 cm) long. Unlike other types of Xenops, it’s back is deep brown and unstreaked. The wing and tail feathers are mostly cinnamon-colored. That is some things I just learned about!
Reading about the Keel Billed Toucan was exciting! It is the national bird of Belize. It is responsible for bringing in much of the tourism there (Belize, 2000; Greer, 1993). It’s beautiful coloring brighten the rainforest. I enjoyed learning about the Keel Billed Toucan.
Tamarins are AMAZING!! They’re covered with long silky colored fur. Their face , hands and feet are bare. Adult tamarins range from about 8 to 14 in.
[20 to 36 cm] long plus a tail. They are primates. They have claws [not flat nails]. Males & females are simular.
That’s why tamerins are AMAZING!!
By Adriana Defeo
of South America
The Green Iguana is one of the best
animals in the rainforest to learn about.
They change colors. They can look like
sticks, leaves or bark. They have sharp
claws. The Green Iguana is an amazing
Green Iguanas are primarily herbivores
plant-eaters. They eat leaves, flowers, and fruit. They also eat insects, worms, and other small animals. Green Iguana are killed by some large bird of prey, foxes, rats, weasels, some snakes, and people.
Their eggs are also eaten by many animals.
Iguanas are found in many different habitats
In North and South America, including, deserts, and the sea.
The Amazon Tree Boa is an amazing
animal. It is green. It eats birds. It is lazy. It sits in trees all day. That is why it is amazing to learn about the Amazon Tree Boa.
IntroThe Red Eyed Tree Frog is amazing! It has large, bulging red eyes to scare its enemies. It’s tiny. I loved reading about this little resident of the rainforest.
must return to the water to lay their eggs.
The Iguana is an interesting animal to study. When they whip their tails they might sting. Different iguanas look and act so differently. The color of some iguanas are vivid and bright. That is why I find the iguana so interesting.