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long-legged spotted cat of Africa and southwestern Asia having nonretractile claws; the swiftest mammal; can be trained to run down game Acinonyx jubatus , cheetah , chetah
eastern North American dogtooth having solitary yellow flowers marked with brown or purple and spotted interiors amberbell , Erythronium americanum , trout lily , yellow adder's tongue
common tick that can transmit Rocky Mountain spotted fever and tularemia American dog tick , Dermacentor variabilis , wood tick
brightly spotted crab of sandy beaches of the Atlantic coast of the United States American lady crab , calico crab , lady crab , Ovalipes ocellatus
yellow-spotted brown salamander of California woodlands Aneides lugubris , arboreal salamander
hardy breed of saddle horse developed in western North America and characteristically having a spotted rump Appaloosa
stout-bodied broad-winged moth with conspicuously striped or spotted wings; larvae are hairy caterpillars arctiid , arctiid moth
tropical vine having pink-and-yellow flowers spotted purple and edible roots sometimes boiled as a potato substitute; West Indies to northern South America Bomarea edulis , salsilla
large genus of tropical American vines having showy often spotted umbellate flowers; sometimes placed in family Liliaceae especially subfamily Alstroemeriaceae Bomarea , genus Bomarea
Mediterranean orchid having usually purple flowers with a fan-shaped spotted or striped rose-red lip butterfly orchid , butterfly orchis , Orchis papilionaceae
common aquatic plant of eastern North America having floating and submerged leaves and white yellow-spotted flowers Cabomba caroliniana , fanwort , water-shield
tallest living quadruped; having a spotted coat and small horns and very long neck and legs; of savannahs of tropical Africa camelopard , Giraffa camelopardalis , giraffe
common lily of the eastern United States having nodding yellow or reddish flowers spotted with brown Canada lily , Lilium canadense , meadow lily , wild meadow lily , wild yellow lily
hairy aromatic perennial herb having whorls of small white purple-spotted flowers in a terminal spike; used in the past as a domestic remedy; strongly attractive to cats catmint , catnip , Nepeta cataria
spotted, fast-moving cat native to Africa and Asia cheetah
medium-sized rhododendron of Pacific coast of North America having large rosy brown-spotted flowers coast rhododendron , Rhododendron californicum
lily of western North America with showy orange-red purple-spotted flowers Columbia tiger lily , Lilium columbianum , Oregon lily
small spotted seal of coastal waters of the northern hemisphere common seal , harbor seal , Phoca vitulina
European orchid having lanceolate leaves spotted purple and pink to white or mauve flowers spotted or lined deep red or purple common spotted orchid , Dactylorhiza fuchsii , Dactylorhiza maculata fuchsii
black-spotted usually dusky-colored fish with reddish fins coney , Epinephelus fulvus
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