Say thanks to Appearland, come up with a complete list of animals that start with letter D. We have collected animals beginning with D from some popular places, and now we would like to share those with you along with their picture and some interesting facts that made them different from other animals.
So what animals start with D? Let’s check it out.
Popular Animals that Start with D
List of animal names start with D letter
- Darwin’s Frog
- Dabra Goby
- Desert Tortoise
- Dung Beetle
- Deutsche Bracke
- Dassie Rat
- Drum Fish
- Dwarf Crocodile
- Dogue De Bordeaux
- Dark-eyed Junco
- Dapple Dachshund
- Doberman Pinscher
- Dromedary Camel
- Dusky Dolphin
- Deer Head Chihuahua
- Dogo Argentino
Animals Starting with D – Picture & Facts
Drum Fish: The drum fish is a fish that lives in the ocean. It’s a small size fish that is four inches long. It is named the drum fish because when it swims through the water, it sounds like a drum.
Dassie Rat: As the name implies, Dassie Rat is a small, common, African rodent found in plains and deserts of the Sahara and Kalahari deserts.
Dormouse: The Dormouse is a small, nocturnal mammal. It is a cousin of the Wood Mouse and has a similar appearance. In Europe, the native dormouse is called the Brown Dormouse, which is also found in parts of Asia.
Dugong: The dugong, or “sea cow”, has existed on Earth for over 45 million years, and is now classified as an endangered species. The only wild dugong populations left are in the waters of the southwest Pacific, and in Indonesia’s Dugong Island Marine National Park.
Dromedary Camel: The dromedary camel is a very interesting creature. It is one of only two camels that are native to Asia, and is a member of the camelid family. It is closely related to the Bactrian camel, the only other Asian camel species.
If you are a fan of word/animal name punning, we have a list you definitely want to check out. There are several famous animals starting with the letter D. We are working on finding more animals with D letter names and adding to the list.