Most Extreme Hybrid Animals on Earth

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Zebroid, Blood parrots, Dzo, Cama, Grizzly-polar bear, Coywolf and Savannah Cat are named as some among the most extreme hybrid animals on earth


Zebroid is the common name used to refer to all zebra hybrids. The different hybrids are often named using the portmanteau convention of sire's name + dam's name. For example, a zorse is the offspring of a male zebra and a female horse; a zony is the offspring of a zebra stallion and a pony mare and so on.


Zebroids have been bred since the 19th century.

Zebroids have been bred since the 19th century.


Dzo or Yakow is a hybrid of yak and domestic cattle. This animal is bigger and stronger than cattle or yaks. They are also thought to be more productive than cattle or yaks in terms of both milk and meat production.


The name Yakow is the combination between the two words yak and cow

The name Yakow is the combination between the two words yak and cow


The Grizzly-polar bear also known as Grolar bear is a rare hybrid that has been seen both in captivity and in the wild. However, DNA technique can’t verify the their ancestry.

The Grizzly-polar bear also known as Grolar bear is a rare hybrid that has been seen both in captivity and in the wild. However, DNA technique can’t verify the their ancestry.


The Savannah Cat is a hybrid of the domestic cat and the wild African Serval. It is a large cat with a very slim body. These cats are the highest jumpers and the tallest cats in the world of cats.


Savannah Cat

Savannah Cat


Cichlids are freshwater fish found in tropical areas of America, Africa and Asia. The blood parrot cichlid is known as a hybrid cichlid that was first created in Taiwan in around 1986. The fish is the offspring of a Midas cichlid and a redhead cichlid.


Blood parrots often have bright orange, but sometimes they can have natural colors such as red or yellow

Blood parrots often have bright orange, but sometimes they can have natural colors such as red or yellow


Cama was created in a laboratory in Dubai. It is the offspring of a llama and a camel. There have only been about 6 successful cama births until now.

Cama was created in a laboratory in Dubai. It is the offspring of a llama and a camel. There have only been about 6 successful cama births until now.


The Coywolf is actually the offspring of a Coyote and a wolf hybrid. This inbreeding has occurred as a result of people limiting their natural habitat.

The Coywolf is actually the offspring of a Coyote and a wolf hybrid. This inbreeding has occurred as a result of people limiting their natural habitat.

 
Most Extreme Hybrid Animals on Earth: Blood Parrots

Most Extreme Hybrid Animals on Earth: Blood Parrots

 

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This article was published on 2011/06/08