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Animals That Start With U

Animals That Start With U

There are numerous animals that start with the letter U. For example, the Uakari is a creature with reddish-orange fur which inhabits tropical rainforests in South America. Furthermore, the beautiful wings of a Ulysses butterfly can be seen featuring white spots on its upper wings.

The spiny Urchin inhabits water and has an internal skeleton. Its cousin, the Unau sloth, can usually be found hanging upside down in treetops. Additionally, another interesting creature is the Umbrella bird which has special crest feathers that form an umbrella shape when opened. Lastly, Ursus bears come in various shapes and sizes around the world.

These are merely some of these amazing creatures beginning with “U” – who knows what other mysterious creatures there could be awaiting discovery?

List of animals that start with the letter U

  • Uakari
  • Uaru Cichlid
  • Uguisu
  • Uinta Ground Squirrel
  • Uintatherium
  • Umbrellabird
  • Unau (Linnaeus’s Two-Toed Sloth)
  • Underwing Moth
  • Upland Sandpiper
  • Ural owl
  • Urechis unicinctus (Penis Fish)
  • Urial
  • Uromastyx (Spiny-Tailed Lizard)
  • Urutu Snake
  • Utonagan

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Cristian Gonzalez

Howdy! I created this website to learn all about the amazing creatures that are the animals. I have two cats called Santiago and Valentina.
By Cristian Gonzalez •  Updated: 01/28/23