The fastest animal in the word l

The fastest animal in the world

The fastest animals in the word l

The fastest animals in the word l

When a simple question is asked: What is the fastest animal in the world? The answer will not be as simple as it might seem at first glance, it is unfair to compare the speed of animals that fly in the air, those that swim in the water, or those that run on land; Because each environment has its own conditions, and each environment requires special adaptations so that the animal in which it lives can launch at full speed.

The cheetah is the fastest wild animal in the world

The hunter cheetah (scientific name: Acinonyx jubatus) is ranked first in wild animals in terms of speed, (meaning the word wild, meaning that it lives on land), hunter cheetah can run at a speed of up to 64.8 miles per hour (29 meters per second) except that His speed is visible only in short distances, so it is known that the cheetah cannot maintain its speed for a long time

The hunter cheetah is distinguished by a cylindrical body covered with a yellowish-brown fur, with black patches ranging in diameter from 2-3 centimeters, while the lower abdomen is white in color and there are no dots on it. The cheetah has a narrow and deep chest, and a long tail that ends with a large white tuft, and has a relatively small head, Two high eyes descend from each angle, a black line that runs from the side of the nose down to the mouth, called the tear line, and this line helps protect the eyes from the glare of the sun. The weight of the hunter cheetah is between 40 and 65 kilograms, and the length of its body ranges between 115 and 135 centimeters, while the length of its tail is up to 84 centimeters, and the male cheetah can not be distinguished from the females in terms of external appearance, but the males may be slightly larger in size, And her heads are a little bit bigger

The fastest wild animal after the cheetah

  1. The American Antelope has a speed of 60 miles per hour.
  2. The blue grows and reaches a speed of 50 miles per hour.
  3. The lion also reaches a speed of 50 miles an hour.
  4. Thomson's gazelle has a speed of 50 miles per hour.
  5. The brown rabbit has a speed of 48 miles per hour.

Al Shaheen is the fastest bird in the world

The peregrine falcon, or falcon falcon (scientific name: Falco peregrinus) is the fastest bird ever, although although its speed during normal flight does not exceed 40-60 miles per hour, this speed doubles up to 220 miles per hour (354 km / An hour) upon swooping, which helps the peregrine fly so quickly its smooth body shape, its pointed wings, its strong chest muscles, and its strong feathers that reduce contact with air

The peregrine bird is the most common type of bird of prey, spreading in all continents of the world, settling in the open rocky places near the water where the birds abound, and most of the peregrine birds build their nests on the rocky outcrops, but some of them settle the nests of other birds that they build on trees, or on Tall buildings like skyscrapers. The length of the shaheen ranges between 33 - 48 cm and the color of its feathers is gray to blue from the top, whereas from the bottom, the color of the feathers is white, or white to yellow, with black bars

 The number of peregrine birds decreased in the aftermath of the Second World War due to the use of insecticides such as (DDT) and dieldrin, which caused the reduction of calcium in the peregrine egg, which made them brittle and more prone to breakage, but their numbers increased again after the ban on the use of organic chlorine pesticides.

Sailfish, or Abu Sheraa fish (scientific name: Istiophorus) whose speed is more than 68 miles per hour (110 km / hour) is the fastest fish. Abu Sheraa fish is famous for its beautiful colors, so the body color from the dorsal side is dark blue, but from the ventral side It is white with brown spots, and there are 20 strips of blue dots on each side of the fish, while the fins are often blue-black, with the exception of anal fins that are white. The sailfish is also distinguished by a very long dorsal fin in the form of a sail, and this sail is usually folded down during swimming, but it is raised to the top when the fish of Sail faces its enemies to appear to be much larger than its real size, in fact it is not more than three meters in length, and rarely It weighs more than 90 kg

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