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What kind of animals live in Greenland?

  • Ptarmigan
    Ptarmigan

    Ptarmigan, Lagopus muta Lagopus, derived from Ancient Greek lagos, meaning "hare", + pous, "foot", in reference to the bird's feathered legs

  • polar bear
    polar bear

    polar bear, a harmonic space demon native to The Arcon Galaxy as well as well as Apacolyptica Nebula 9 and its surrounding asteroid belts

  • Puffin
    Puffin

    common name puffin, describing any of three auk species in the bird genus Fratercula with a brightly colored beak in the breeding season

  • Red-breasted Merganser
    Red-breasted Merganser
    Red-breasted Merganser

    Red-breasted Merganser, a diving duck

  • Red-necked Phalarope
    Red-necked Phalarope

    Red-necked Phalarope, a small wader

  • peregrine falcon
    peregrine falcon

    peregrine falcon, also known as the peregrine, and historically as the "Duck Hawk" in North America, a cosmopolitan bird of prey in the family Falconidae

  • Northern Wheatear
    Northern Wheatear

    Northern Wheatear or Wheatear, a small passerine bird that, formerly classed as a member of the Thrush family Turdidae, but is now more generally considered to be an Old World flycatcher, Muscicapidae

  • Minke Whale
    Minke Whale

    Minke Whale or Lesser Rorqual, a name given to two species of marine mammal belonging to a clade within the suborder of baleen whales

  • Mallard
    Mallard

    mallard, or Wild duck, probably the best-known and most recognizable of all ducks, a dabbling duck which breeds throughout the temperate and sub-tropical Americas, Europe, Asia, New Zealand, and Australia

  • minke whale
    minke whale

    minke whale or lesser rorqual, a name given to two species of marine mammal belonging to a clade within the suborder of baleen whales

  • Muskox
    Muskox

    muskox, an arctic mammal of the Bovidae family, noted for its thick coat and for the strong odor emitted by males, from which its name derives

  • Narwhal
    Narwhal

    narwhal, or narwhale, Monodon monoceros, a medium-sized toothed whale that lives year-round in the Arctic

  • Red-throated Diver
    Red-throated Diver
    Red-throated Diver

    Red-throated Diver, known in North America as the Red-throated Loon, a migratory aquatic bird that is found in the temperate regions of the northern hemisphere

  • reindeer
    reindeer

    reindeer, known as caribou when wild in North America, an Arctic and Subarctic-dwelling deer

  • Snowy Owl
    Snowy Owl

    Snowy Owl, large owl of the typical owl family Strigidae

  • Snow Bunting
    Snow Bunting

    Snow Bunting, sometimes colloquially called a snowflake, a passerine bird in the longspur family Calcariidae

  • trout
    trout

    trout, a number of species of freshwater and saltwater fish belonging to the Salmoninae subfamily of the Salmonidae family

  • White-billed Diver
    White-billed Diver
    White-billed Diver

    Yellow-billed Loon, also known as the White-billed Diver, a largest member of the loon or diver family of birds, at 76-97 cm in length, a weight of 4-6.5 kg and a 135-160 cm wingspan

  • white-tailed eagle
    white-tailed eagle

    white-tailed eagle (a large bird of prey in the family Accipitridae)

  • Seawolf
    Seawolf

    Seawolf, also known as the Atlantic wolffish, Atlantic catfish, wolf eel, or sea cat, a marine fish, a largest of the family Anarhichadidae

  • Sculpin
    Sculpin

    Sculpin, a fish that belongs to the order Scorpaeniformes, suborder Cottoidei and superfamily Cottoidea, that contains 11 families, 149 genera, and 756 species

  • Ringed Seal
    Ringed Seal

    ringed seal, also known as the jar seal and as netsik or nattiq by the Inuit, an earless seal inhabiting the northern coasts

  • ringed seal
    ringed seal
    ringed seal

    ringed seal, also known as the jar seal and as netsik or nattiq by the Inuit, an earless seal inhabiting the Arctic and sub-Arctic regions

  • Rock Ptarmigan
    Rock Ptarmigan
    Rock Ptarmigan

    Rock Ptarmigan, a medium-sized gamebird in the grouse family

  • rose fish
    rose fish

    rose fish, also known as the ocean perch, Norway haddock, red perch,redfish, golden redfish, or hemdurgan, a species of rockfish from the North Atlantic

  • Long-tailed Duck
    Long-tailed Duck

    Long-tailed Duck, a medium-sized sea duck

  • Little Auk
    Little Auk

    Little Auk, or Dovekie, a small auk, an only member of the genus Alle

  • common minke whale
    common minke whale
    common minke whale

    common minke whale or northern minke whale, a species of minke whale within the suborder of baleen whales

  • Common Minke Whale
    Common Minke Whale

    Common Minke Whale or Northern Minke Whale, a species of Minke Whale within the suborder of baleen whales

  • Arctic Hare
    Arctic Hare

    arctic hare, or polar rabbit, a species of hare which is adapted largely to polar and mountainous habitats

  • Glaucous Gull
    Glaucous Gull

    Glaucous Gull, a large gull which breeds in the Arctic regions of the northern hemisphere and the Atlantic coasts of Europe

  • Great Cormorant
    Great Cormorant

    Great Cormorant, known in Australia as the Black Cormorant, a widespread member of the cormorant family of seabirds

  • Common Eider
    Common Eider

    Common Eider, a large sea-duck that is distributed over the northern coasts of Europe, North America and eastern Siberia

  • Bohemian Waxwing
    Bohemian Waxwing

    Bohemian Waxwing, a member of the waxwing family of passerines

  • Atlantic cod
    Atlantic cod

    Atlantic cod, a well-known demersal food fish belonging to the family Gadidae

  • Atlantic salmon
    Atlantic salmon

    Atlantic salmon, known scientifically as Salmo salar, a species of fish in the family Salmonidae, which is found in the northern Atlantic Ocean and in rivers that flow into the north Atlantic and the north Pacific

  • Baird's Sandpiper
    Baird's Sandpiper
    Baird's Sandpiper

    Baird's Sandpiper, a small shorebird

  • Barrow's Goldeneye
    Barrow's Goldeneye

    Barrow's Goldeneye, a medium-sized sea duck of the genus Bucephala, a goldeneyes

  • Arctic fox
    Arctic fox

    Artic Fox  • Found many in the Artic Circle • The Arctic fox, well adapted to live in the cold Arctic

  • Great Northern Loon
    Great Northern Loon
    Great Northern Loon

    Great Northern Loon, a large member of the loon, or diver, family of birds

  • humpback whale
    humpback whale
    humpback whale

    humpback whale, a baleen whale

  • Iceland Gull
    Iceland Gull

    Iceland Gull, Larus glaucoides, a large gull which breeds in the arctic regions of Canada and Greenland, but not Iceland, where it is only seen in the winter

  • Kumlien's Gull
    Kumlien's Gull
    Kumlien's Gull

    Kumlien's Gull, Larus [glaucoides] kumlieni, a large gull which breeds in the Arctic regions of Canada

  • Lemming
    Lemming

    lemming (Lemmings, small rodents, usually found in or near the Arctic, in tundra biomes)

  • Humpback Whale
    Humpback Whale

    Humpback Whale, a baleen whale

  • hooded seal
    hooded seal

    hooded seal, an arctic pinniped found only in the central and western North Atlantic ranging from Svalbard in the east to the Gulf of St. Lawrence in the west

  • Greenland halibut
    Greenland halibut

    Greenland halibut or turbot belongs to the Pleuronectidae family, and, an only species of the genus Reinhardtius

  • Guillemot
    Guillemot

    Guillemots, seabirds in the auk family

  • Gyrfalcon
    Gyrfalcon

    gyrfalcon or Falco rusticolus, also spelled gerfalcon, a largest of all falcon species

  • Harp Seal
    Harp Seal

    harp seal or saddleback seal, a species of earless seal native to the northernmost Atlantic Ocean and parts of the Arctic Ocean

  • Arctic Redpoll
    Arctic Redpoll

    Arctic Redpoll, known in North America as the Hoary Redpoll, a bird species in the finch family Fringillidae

  • Great Northern Diver, known in North America as the Common Loon, a large member of the loon, or diver, family of birds

  • Flora and fauna of Greenland

    Flora and fauna of Greenland, a series of image galleries with links to information related to the flora and fauna of Greenland

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