Endemic Animals of Mayotte








Comoros fody
Comoros fody
The Comoros fody, also known as the red-headed fody, is a species of passerine bird in the family Ploceidae. It is found in the Comoros. The taxon aldabrana, was previously often considered a subspecies of the Comoros fody. Previously, the forest fody from Madagascar was considered a subspecies of the Comoros fody.
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Comoros fody
Humblot's sunbird
Humblot's sunbird
Humblot's sunbird is a species of bird in the family Nectariniidae. It is endemic to the islands of Grand Comoro and Mohéli in the Comoros.
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Humblot's sunbird
Mayotte white-eye
Mayotte white-eye
The Mayotte white-eye or chestnut-sided white-eye is a species of bird in the family Zosteropidae. It is now found only on Mayotte in the Comoro Islands. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry forests, subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, and subtropical or tropical mangrove forests.
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Mayotte white-eye
Comoros olive pigeon
Comoros olive pigeon
The Comoros olive pigeon, also known as the Comoro olive pigeon, is a species of bird in the family Columbidae. It is found in Comoros and Mayotte. It is becoming rare due to habitat loss.
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Comoros olive pigeon
Torotoroka scops owl
Torotoroka scops owl
The Torotoroka scops owl is a taxon of owl in the family Strigidae. It is endemic to the south and eastern parts of Madagascar, and was previously regarded as its own species. However, O. madagascariensis and the rainforest scops owl Otus. rutilus have now been re-lumped following Fuchs et al. as the Madagascar scops owl or Malagasy scops owl. The scientific name of the combined species is yet to be agreed, although rutilus would appear to be ...
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Torotoroka scops owl
Comoros thrush
Comoros thrush
The Comoros thrush is a species of bird in the family Turdidae. It is found in the Comoros Islands in the south western Indian Ocean.
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Comoros thrush
Mayotte sunbird
Mayotte sunbird
The Mayotte sunbird is a species of bird in the family Nectariniidae. It is endemic to Mayotte and surrounding islets in the southeastern Comoros. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.
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Mayotte sunbird
Robert Mertens's day gecko
Robert Mertens's day gecko
Robert Mertens's day gecko is diurnal species of lizard in the family Gekkonidae. The species is endemic to the Comoros.
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Robert Mertens's day gecko
Pasteur's day gecko
Pasteur's day gecko
Pasteur's day gecko is a small diurnal subspecies of gecko. It lives in the Comoros and typically inhabits trees and bushes. Pasteur's day gecko feeds on insects and nectar.
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Pasteur's day gecko
Trachylepis comorensis
Trachylepis comorensis
Trachylepis comorensis is a species of skink. It is found in the Comoro Islands, Madagascar and Mozambique.
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Trachylepis comorensis
Lycodryas maculatus
Lycodryas maculatus
Lycodryas maculatus, also known commonly as the spotted tree snake, is a species of snake in the family Lamprophiidae. The species is endemic to the Comoros. It is harmless to humans.
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Lycodryas maculatus
Ebenavia safari
Ebenavia safari
Ebenavia safari is a gecko species of the genus Ebenavia that is native to Madagascar, Mayotte, and Pemba Island.
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Ebenavia safari