Brisson in 1760 acknowledged it as forming a distinct genus Carianaa, while Linnaeus regarded it as a second species of Palamedea (see Screamer), under the name of P. cristata, Englished by J.
Among the mammals are the opossum, raccoon, star-nosed mole (Condylura cristata), grey fox and fox squirrel.
- Valvata cristata, Mull.
- A ncula cristata, one of the pygobranchiate Opis thobranchs (dorsal view).
The bladder-nose seal (Cystophora cristata), for instance, may be said to be a GreenlandAmerican species, while a Scandinavian species, such as the grey seal (Halichoerus grypus), appears to be very rare both in Greenland and America.
There are six species of monkey corresponding to those of Guiana and the Amazon valley, the sloth and ant-eater, 12 known genera of rodents, including many species of Mures, the cavy, the capybara, the paca, the nutria, the agouti, the tree porcupine, Loncheres cristata, Echimys cayen and the Brazilian hare.
The European porcupine (Hystrix cristata) is the typical representative of a family of Old World rodents, the Hystricidae, all the members of which have the same protective covering.
Cristata), which occurs throughout the south of Europe and North and West Africa, is replaced in South Africa by H.
- Skull of Porcupine (Hystrix cristata), with muscle attached.
Cristata) extending into the West Indian islands.
Among these are several beautiful species such as the Japanese Geronticus nippon, the Lophotibis cristata of Madagascar, and the scarlet ibis, 5 Eudocimus ruber, of America.
Cristata from Sierra Leone and other places on the western coast.
Koeleria cristata is a fodder-grass.