Top Ten Unknown Animals

What are rare animals that many people don't know about?

The Top Ten

1 Nene (Hawaiian Goose) Nene (Hawaiian Goose)

Never heard of them and I consider myself animal expert. How ironic... - Inert

Nene is so cuuuttte!

NÄ"nÄ" are the rarest goose on earth. Too bad, they're also the cutest :( - AsianBlood

2 Himalayan Monal Himalayan Monal
3 Cassowary Cassowary The cassowaries are ratites in the genus Casuarius and are native to the tropical forests of New Guinea, nearby islands, and northeastern Australia.

I know these, I saw them at the zoo, they're actually the most dangerous bird in the world - PeeledBanana

Did you know that they are more or less the most dangerous bird? Their kicks are fatal. - AsianBlood


These animals are common these days to be honest, you can see them at T.V. like every other day. - Inert

4 Goblin Shark Goblin Shark

Heard of it - PeeledBanana

Heard of it. - AlphaQ

5 Bufflehead Bufflehead

I think I've heard of them - PeeledBanana

6 Atlas Moth Atlas Moth
7 Bonobo Bonobo

I think I've heard of them - PeeledBanana

Bonobos are closely related to chimpanzees. They are the most closely related animals to humans, actually. - AsianBlood

8 Tibetan Mastiff Tibetan Mastiff The Tibetan Mastiff is a type of large Tibetan dog breed. Originating with the nomadic cultures of China, India, Mongolia, Nepal and Tibet, its use by local tribes of Himachal Pradesh was to protect sheep from wolves, leopards, bears, large mustelids, and tigers.

They're amazing but they're very expensive. One went for sale for over a million in China. - Swellow

Commonly known as the least known dog breed. - AsianBlood

I wish I could get one of these - Rambles

They look dangerous

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9 Goliath Beetle Goliath Beetle
10 Donkey Donkey The donkey or ass is a domesticated member of the horse family, Equidae. The wild ancestor of the donkey is the African wild ass, E. africanus. The donkey has been used as a working animal for at least 5000 years.

I died so hard after seeing this on the list!

These are iconic - PeeledBanana

Rarest farm animal ever existed. - AlphaQ

What's that!? - MaxAurelius

The Contenders

11 Naked Mole Rat Naked Mole Rat The naked mole-rat, also known as the sand puppy, is a burrowing rodent native to parts of East Africa. It is closely related to the blesmols and is the only species in the genus Heterocephalus of the family Heterocephalidae.

Know them - PeeledBanana

Heard it - Kevinsidis

Stap grindin that flor bich! - AlphaQ

12 Common Loon Common Loon

I know these, that baby loon in the picture is cute - PeeledBanana

Lies. It's common. Know why? Look at its name. - AlphaQ

13 Kea

A species of parrot that is known for being very intelligent. - Swellow

14 Alligator Alligator An alligator is a crocodilian in the genus Alligator of the family Alligatoridae. The two living species are the American alligator and the Chinese alligator. Additionally, several extinct species of alligator are known from fossil remains.
15 Water Deer
16 Cheetah Cheetah The cheetah, also known as the hunting leopard, is a big cat that occurs mainly in eastern and southern Africa and a few parts of Iran. The cheetah is the fastest land animal, able to run up to 75 mph and can accelerate from 0 to 60 mph in just 3 seconds
17 Chimpanzee Chimpanzee Chimpanzees are primates of the genus Pan which consists of the common chimpanzee and the bonobo. They are a part of the tribe Hominini, which also includes humans, and the family Hominidae where all great apes are included. Like their closest living relatives the modern humans, chimpanzees are social more.
18 Goliath Birdeater Goliath Birdeater
19 Orangutan Orangutan
20 Tuatara
21 Bowerbird
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List Stats

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Top Remixes

1. Naked Mole Rat
2. Goblin Shark
3. Donkey
1. Nene (Hawaiian Goose)
2. Goblin Shark
3. Himalayan Monal
1. Cassowary
2. Nene (Hawaiian Goose)
3. Himalayan Monal


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