Gender : Male
Homeland : Forest in Australia
Origin : Platyupus
A hard-working Platyupus.
What is actual animal for this character?
Only mammals that lay eggs
Platypus is a semi- aquatic mammal endemic to eastern Australia, including Tasmania.
It is the only mammals that lay eggs instead of giving birth to live young.
It is the sole living specie of its family though other related species have been found in the fossil record.
It is one of the few venomous mammals; the male Platypus has a spur on the hind foot that delivers venom capable of causing severe pain to humans.
Captive breeding programs have had only limited success and the Platypus is vulnerable to the effects of pollution.
Weight varies considerably from 0.7 to 2.4 kilograms.