Did you know that there are two animal names starting with D that once walked on the Earth and are now nowhere to be seen?
Can you name them?
Well, you might have guessed it, one is the Dinosaur and another is the bird Dodo.
Many other animal names start with D and they have amazing facts connected to them.
Let’s check them out in this guide below:
Endangered Animal Names starting with D
- Darwin’s Fox
Wild Animal Names starting with D
- Dik Dik
Domestic Animals starting with D
- Devon Rex (Cat Breed)
- Dachshund (Dog Breed)
- Dalmatian (Dog Breed)
Freshwater Animals Starting with D
- Dusky Dolphin
Sea Water Animals Starting with D
Birds starting with D
Amphibians starting with D
- Darwin’s Frog
- Desert Rain Frog
Reptiles starting with D
- Dumeril’s Boa
- Draco Volans Lizard
- Diamond Python
- Death Adder
Insects starting with D
- Dung Beetle
- Dubia Cockroach
- Dog Tick
- Diamond Back Moth
- Desert Locust
Interesting Facts About Animal Names starting with D
- The Desert Frog can camouflage itself in the form of a dry leaf.
- A Dik Dik is named after the sound that it makes when it gets frightened.
- There are more than 40 species of Deer.
- Dolphins can swim up to 25mphs.
- Dragonfly larvae are carnivorous.
Names Of Animals Starting with D
Male Animal Names
Female Animal Names
Do you know more animal names that start with D? Feel free to come up with the names you know in the comments section.
You can also check out the alphabet series of animals from A-Z to get more idea about the animal kingdom.