Animals that Start with C

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Animals that Start with C
Animals that Start with C

Animals that Start with C-

 List of 60 Animals Starting with C given as under-

Animals that start with C –  Below you’ll find an alphabetical list of all the animals in the world starting with the letter c. These animals come from all over the world and range from being reptiles, birds, dogs, fish, mammals, and so much more. You’ll also find an interesting fact attached to each animal because the diversity in these animals truly is amazing!

List of Animals Starting with C

Here is the list of all the animals that start with C.

Caiman

Caiman Lizard

Cairn Terrier

Camel

Camel Spider

Canaan Dog

Canadian Eskimo Dog

Capybara

Caracal

Carolina Dog

Cassowary

Cat

Caterpillar

Catfish

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

Centipede

Cesky Fousek

Chameleon

Chamois

Cheetah

Chesapeake Bay Retriever

Chicken

Chihuahua

Chimaera

Chimpanzee

Chinchilla

Chinese Crested Dog

Chinook

Chinstrap Penguin

Chipmunk

Chow Chow

Cichlid

Clouded Leopard

Clownfish

Clumber Spaniel

Coati

Cockatoo

Cockroach

Collared Peccary

Collie

Colossal Squid

Common Buzzard

Common Frog

Common Loon

Common Toad

Cooper’s Hawk

Coral

Cotton-top Tamarin

Cougar

Cow

Coyote

Crab

Crab-eating Macaque

Crane

Crested Penguin

Crocodile

Cross River Gorilla

Curly Coated Retriever

Cuscus

Cuttlefish

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Caiman

Native to Central and South America

Example- “This young capybara was dragged into the water by a caiman, a local alligator.”

The Northern Caiman Lizard

One of the largest lizards in America

Example- “The Northern Caiman Lizard is a quite big species of lizard found in northern South America.”

Cairn Terrier

Known to have unusual feet

Example- “A Cairn terrier called Terry played the role of the dog Toto.”

Camel

Able to survive without water for up to ten months

Example- “Some types of camel have two humps and others have one.”

Camel Spider

Eat or chew on people while they sleep

Example- “Camel spiders are so named because, like camels, they can be found in sandy desert regions.”

Canaan Dog

An ancient breed of dogs from Israel

Example- “The Canaan Dog is a pariah dog that has survived in the desert region of Israel for thousands of years.”

Canadian Eskimo Dog

Originally bred for hunting and sledding

Example- “The Canadian Eskimo Dog learns new tasks quickly and is eager to please.”

Capybara

Able to sleep in the water

Example- “The capybara is the largest living rodent in the world and is mainly found in South America.”

 

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Caracal

Has twenty different muscles in its ears

Example- “The Caracal is distributed over Africa and Western Asia and will usually hunt alone at night.”

Carolina Dog

Wild dog breed.

Example- “The Carolina dog gave a low growl.”

Cassowary

Largest native vertebrate in Australian rainforests

Example- “A cassowary looks like a flamboyant ostrich and can be found wandering the rain forests of Australia and New Guinea.”

Cat

Over 500 million domestic cats in the world

Example- “A cat was sleeping underneath the table.”

Caterpillar

Has twelve eyes

Example- “When the caterpillar is fully grown it usually hangs upside down from a leaf or plant stem and begins to pupate.”

Catfish

Around 3,000 different species

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Example- “We ate catfish at a local restaurant.”

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel

King Charles II gave them their name

Example- “The Bloodhound can track a scent better, a German Shepherd guards better, a Greyhound is faster, and the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel fits much better on your lap than a Timber Wolf ever can!”

Centipede

Means “100 legs”

Example- “Remember! Don’t play with a centipede even if it looks dead.”

 

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Cesky Fousek

A Czech dog breed

Example- “Cesky Fousek is considered to be one of the oldest pointing dog breeds in Europe.”

Chameleon

Able to change their skin color

Example- “The chameleon adapts to its surroundings by changing color.”

Chamois

Species of goat-antelope

Example- “However, more remote parts of the reserve have become a hunting ground for poachers who prey on Caucasian wild goats, chamois, and especially deer.”

Cheetah

Fastest land mammal in the world

Example- “The cheetah can attain speeds of up to 97 kph.”

Chesapeake Bay Retriever

They have webbed feet

Example- “The Chesapeake Bay Retriever is a powerfully built dog that has a long heritage of game hunting and sport.”

Chicken

More of them than any other species of bird

Example- “He roasted a chicken for dinner.”

Chihuahua

Named after Chihuahua, Mexico

Example- “I have a lovely chihuahua, it comes from Mexico.”

Chimaera

Also known as a ghost shark

Example- “A chimaera is a strange fish that has a network of lines over its surface.”

Chimpanzee

Wild chimpanzees only live in Africa

Example- “Chimpanzee males combine to capture prey which is then torn up and shared.”

Chinchilla

Their fur is considered the softest in the world

Example- “The chinchilla was at me while she was looking at it. Cute, isn’t it?”

 

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Chinese Crested Dog

A hairless breed of dog

Example- “Sam is a pedigreed Chinese crested dog.”

Chinook

A calm and friendly breed of dog

Example- “Oh, look at that chinook! He’s so cute.”

Chinstrap Penguin

Most of their dives last between 20-30 seconds

Example- “A solitary chinstrap penguin stands at attention on the rocky shore of the Antarctic Peninsula.”

Chipmunk

A single chipmunk can gather up to 165 acorns in one day

Example- “Once I brought her a chipmunk with a wound on its stomach.”

Chow Chow

Known for being loyal to its family

Example- “A chow chow named Cody is groomed before the show on Feb. 13.”

Cichlid

A brightly colored fish

Example- “When the cichlid fish loses control of the territory, he loses his bright coloring.”

Clouded Leopard

They become independent about ten months after they’re born

Example- “The clouded leopard is the largest predator on the Borneo and Sumatra Islands.”

Clownfish

All are born male

Example- “There is little doubt that the clownfish is very dependent on the association with its anemone.”

Clumber Spaniel

Their name comes from England

Example- “Gazing at her in the hall was the stuffed body of Grandpa’s black clumber spaniel, Pickwick.”

 

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Coati

Found in dense forests and wet jungles

Example- “I have never seen a coati before and luckily saw a family of them in the museum.”

Cockatoo

Lives anywhere from 25 to 60 years old

Example- “A cockatoo purchased for breeding should have a complete set of claws.”

Cockroach

Around 300 million years old

Example- “He spotted a cockroach as it scuttled out from under a bin bag.”

Collared Peccary

Reaches three to four feet in length

Example- “The collared peccary lives in both deserts and forests.”

Collie

Originates from Scotland

Example- “The collie came across the yard, sniffing around the truck.”

Colossal Squid

Largest eyes in the animal kingdom

Example- “This colossal squid was stranded on Britannica Bay in southwest South Africa.”

Common Buzzard

Most common raptor in the UK

Example- “The bird singing outside your window is a common buzzard.”

Common Frog

Absorbs water through their skin so they don’t need to drink

Example- “The other species examined was the European common frog, Rana temporaria.”

Common Loon

Also known as the Great Northern Diver

Example- “The Common Loon is often identified by its eerie call coming from lakes in the summer.”

Common Toad

Has warty skin

Example- “Common toad is a sturdy amphibian whose skin is covered by small lumps.”

 

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Cooper’s Hawk

Change colour as they age

Example- “Cooper’s Hawks are known to hunt quail by their calls.”

Coral

Known as “rainforests of the sea”

Example- “There’s a lot of laps here, together with some very fine turquoise, coral, and amber.”

Cotton-top Tamarin

Males and females share parental duties

Example- “Cotton-top tamarins are named for their long white-colored crests of hair that cover their foreheads back to their napes.”

Cougar

Largest feline in North America

Example- “As soon as it went underneath the light, I saw that it was a cougar.”

Cow

Their jaws move about 40,000 times a day

Example- “Milking a cow by hand is a skilled process.”

Coyote

Also known as the Prairie Wolf

Example- “You can find one coyote with a wonky jaw in the desert?”

Crab

There are 93 different crab groups

Example- “Sometimes you can find a Zebra flatworm sharing the snail shell with the hermit crab.”

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Crab-eating Macaque

An omnivore

Example- “Crab-eating macaques are one of the most frequently used and studied species for biomedical research.”

Crane

Powerful flyers

Example- “It came into being after a lama saw a fight between a white crane and an ape.”

Crested Penguin

Has long, yellow eyebrows

Example- “The Fiordland crested penguin is a yellow-crested penguin, and one of the world’s rarest.”

Crocodile

Biggest reptiles on Earth

Example- “The crocodile killed its prey by keeping it under and drowning it.”

Cross River Gorilla

Less than 300 remaining

Example- “Cross River gorillas and their infants captured by a remote camera trap.”

Curly Coated Retriever

Their personalities are different from other retrievers

Example- “The Curly-Coated Retriever is a successful sporting dog, thanks to a combination of pace, endurance, and intelligence.”

Cuscus

Nocturnal animal

Example- “The blue-eyed spotted cuscus is a small possum that was found in 2004 in Indonesian New Guinea.”

Cuttlefish

Has three hearts

Example- “Remove cuttlefish when cooled, slice, and serve with the sauce.”