What is another word for duckbilled platypus?
13 synonyms found
[ dˈʌkbɪld plˈatɪpəs], [ dˈʌkbɪld plˈatɪpəs], [ d_ˈʌ_k_b_ɪ_l_d p_l_ˈa_t_ɪ_p_ə_s]
The duckbilled platypus, a unique mammal found in Australia, goes by several other names. It is known as the platypus, the duckbill, or the duck mole. The name 'duckbilled' comes from its flattened, broad bill, resembling that of a duck. The platypus is a semi-aquatic and nocturnal creature that feeds on insects, crustaceans, and small fish. Its distinctive appearance, coupled with its unique abilities, have made it an object of fascination for scientists and nature enthusiasts alike. The platypus is a marvel of adaptation, possessing features from multiple animal groups, such as a bill like a duck, a tail like a beaver, and webbed feet like an otter.
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Synonyms for Duckbilled platypus:
n.• duck-billed platypus (noun)
Other synonyms:• Ornithorhynchus anatinus
How to use "Duckbilled platypus" in context?
The duckbilled platypus is one of the strangest animals on Earth. It is a duck-like creature with a platypus-like body and bill. The duckbilled platypus is a rare creature, only found in Australia. It is one of the few mammals that can lay eggs.
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