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The platypus or duck-billed platypus is an animal of the famili of monotremi.

It's one of the few mammal animal than make the egg.

It's brown, it hat a duck beack, paws webbeds and a tail of beaver.

Scientific denomination and classification[edit | edit source]

Ornithorhynchus anatinus

Of the family of monotremi

Behaviour[edit | edit source]

It eats fish.

It lives in the eastern part of Australia.

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Habitat[edit | edit source]

It's habitat is small rivers and streams

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Evolution[edit | edit source]

Descend from Ornithorhynchidae

The ancestors is Ornithorhynchidae

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Its presence in the fables and stories[edit | edit source]

When the platypus sleeps

Kant and the platypus

Platypus in five steps

Rico the platypus

The incredible journey of Albert the platypus who wanted to know the world

Toto the platypus and sinners

the cinstercense and the platypus

The search for the platypus

Its presence in art (images)[edit | edit source]

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Notes[edit | edit source]

Bibliography[edit | edit source]

External links[edit | edit source]

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