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large pale-green American moth with long-tailed hind wings and a yellow crescent-shaped mark on each forewing Actias luna , luna moth
European toad whose male carries the fertilized eggs wrapped around its hind legs until they hatch Alytes obstetricans , midwife toad , obstetrical toad
very large yellowish-brown American silkworm moth with large eyespots on hind wings; larvae feed on fruit and shade trees Antheraea polyphemus , polyphemus moth
any of various tailless stout-bodied amphibians with long hind limbs for leaping; semiaquatic and terrestrial species anuran , batrachian , frog , salientian , toad , toad frog
nocturnal rodent of Asia having furry folds of skin between forelegs and hind legs enabling it to move by gliding leaps Asiatic flying squirrel
large yellow American moth having a large eyelike spot on each hind wing; the larvae have stinging spines Automeris io , io moth
either of the rudimentary hind wings of dipterous insects; used for maintaining equilibrium during flight balancer , halter , haltere
small crested arboreal lizard able to run on its hind legs; of tropical America basilisk
large semiaquatic rodent with webbed hind feet and a broad flat tail; construct complex dams and underwater lodges beaver
any of numerous carnivorous dinosaurs of the Triassic to Cretaceous with short forelimbs that walked or ran on strong hind legs bird-footed dinosaur , theropod , theropod dinosaur
large aquatic carnivorous mammal with fin-like forelimbs no hind limbs, including: whales; dolphins; porpoises; narwhals blower , cetacean , cetacean mammal
any of several chiefly tropical constrictors with vestigial hind limbs boa
carnivorous aquatic bug having paddle-like hind legs boat bug , water boatman
small quail-like terrestrial bird of southern Eurasia and northern Africa that lacks a hind toe; classified with wading birds but inhabits grassy plains bustard quail , button-quail , button quail , hemipode
saddle's hind part that sticks up cantle
(dressage) a vertical jump of a trained horse with a kick of the hind legs at the top of the jump capriole
moth having dull forewings and red-marked hind wings Catocala nupta , red underwing
spider having a comb-like row of bristles on each hind foot comb-footed spider , theridiid
anglewing butterfly with a comma-shaped mark on the underside of each hind wing comma , comma butterfly , Polygonia comma
Old World ground-living cuckoo having a long dagger-like hind claw coucal
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