Top 10 Most Exotic Animals In The World
There are more than 1000’s of animals surviving in Mother Earth. In that, there are some fascinating exotic animal living around which adds a special value to the fauna family. These are considered as exotic because of their different style from usual. Nowadays, some of these exotic animals are considered pets due to their admiring characteristics. Thus below are some of the 10 most exotic ones which are classified based on each of their special characters.
1. The Most Smallest Ones
The Etruscan pygmy shrew or the white-toothed pygmy shrew is the smallest known mammal by mass, weighing only about 1.8 grams on average, and which is of 1.6 in of body length. The Etruscan shrew favors warm and damp habitats covered with shrubs, which it uses to hide from predators.
For such a tiny animal, however, it has a huge appetite it typically eats about twice its own body weight every day!
2. The Most Nervous One
The Squirrel Monkey is an adorable little primate that lives in the forest of Central and South America. They are the only genus in the subfamily Saimirinae. They are the most nervous and cuddly exotic animal around. Its size is of 12.5 inch length with its non-prehensile tail of 16 inches which often curls when it’s at rest.
These are very agile, they often run throughout the forest on branches. They are diurnal, and activities are usually centered around a source of water.