Looking for a Particular Animal?

If you don’t see your animal on the episode list, or if you listen to the episode where it appears and think it needs more in-depth coverage, feel free to email me at strangeanimalspodcast@gmail.com and request it!

The numbers refer to which episode the animal appears in. Some are no more than mentions.

Aardvark: 65

Ahool: 88

Akainacephalus: 107

Akkorokamui: 174

Albatross: 70

Algae: 129

Alligator: 48, 85

Ammonite: 86

Amphicyonid: 64

Amphipod: 46

Amphisbaenian: 10, 21, 156, 158

Anglerfish: 38, 136, 155

Ankylosaurus: 107

Anomalocaris: 69

Ant: 81, 111, 141

Ant, bullet: 111

Anteater, giant: 65

Antelope: 116

Apatosaurus: 131

Ape, Bili: 102

Ape, de Loys’: 102

Archelon: 75

Archerfish: 146

Argonaut: 155

Armadillo: 22

Assassin bug: 111

Auk, little: 78

Auk, great: 78

Aurochs: 58

Axolotl: 54

Bachia, Stacy’s: 158

Badger: 62

Bald uakari: 167

Bandicoot: 154

Barnacle: 141, 147

Barnacle, gooseneck: 147

Baryonyx: 151, 170

Basilisk: 12

Basilosaurus: 72, 132

Basket star: 79

Bat, disk-winged: 109

Bat, hammerhead: 88

Bat, sucker-footed: 109

Bat, vampire: 11, 64

Batfish: 114

Bear: 35, 42, 76, 124

Bear, Atlas: 124

Bear, Nandi: 64

Bear, polar: 42

Bear, spectacled: 42, 59

Bear, sun: 76

Beast of Bodmin Moor: 52

Beaver: 48

Bee: 159, 160

Bee, Wallace’s giant: 160

Beetle, featherwing: 136

Beetle, Hercules: 93

Bellbird, white: 161

Bettong: 154

Bilby: 154

Bird of Paradise: 61, 64

Bittern: 144

Black widow spider (Western): 155

Bondegezou (dingiso): 68

Bonnacon: 58

Brachiosaur: 50

Brittle star: 79

Brontosaurus: 131

Brotula, black: 114

Bullfrog: 112

Bumblebee: 159

Bunyip: 36

Buru: 55

Bush dog: 80

Butterfly: 93, 136

Button quail: 136

Cahow (Bermuda petrel): 70

Caiman: 85

Cait sith (Kellas cat): 52

Cama (hybrid): 120

Camel: 156

Candiru: 130

Canvey Island Monster: 38

Capybara: 157

Caribou: 30

Cat: 166

Cat, Pallas’s: March 2020 Bonus

Cat, sabertooth (Smilodon): 34, 124

Cat, winged: 113

Catfish: 10, 46, 96, 140, 163

Catfish, upside down: 163

Catfish, walking: 140

Catfish, Wels: 96

Cath palug: 52

Catshark, lollipop: 114

Cave angel fish: 121

Centipede: 27, 100

Champ (Lake Champlain monster): 29

Cheetah: 145

Chevrotain: 116, 157

Chickcharnie: 91

Chimpanzee: 102

Chipmunk: 81

Chupacabra: 13

Cicada: 28

Cicada killer: 28

Cichlid (fish): 155

Cimolicthys: 151

Clam: 19

Climactichnite: 103

Cobra: 12, 53

Cockatrice: 12

Coelacanth: 2

Colugo: 101

Condor: 17, 127

Cockatoo: 23

Cornetfish, red: 96

Cotylorhynchus: 119

Cougar (puma, mountain lion): 52, 59, 145

Cow, domestic: 58, 64

Coyote: 13, 80

Crab: 141

Crane: 159

Crawdad (crayfish): 28

Crinoid: 79

Crocodile: 12, 53, 85

Cusk eel: 114

Cynodont: 119

Deer: 4, 116

Deer, giant (Irish elk): 4

Deinosuchus: 53

Deinotherium: 71

Delma, excitable: 158

Denisovan: 25

Desman: 89

Devil bird: 24

Devil, thorny: 97

Dhole: 80

Dicynodont: 119

Dimetrodon: 119

Dingiso: 68

Dipluran: 121

Dobhar-Chu: 37

Dodo: 19

Dog: 80, 106

Dolphin, river: 98

Dormouse, edible: 81

Dove, blue-eyed ground: 70

Dragon: 12, 53

Dragon, water: 81

Duck, pink-headed: 110

Dunkleosteus: 33

Dvinosaurus: 172

Eagle: 17, 32, 60

Eagle, Washington’s: 17

Earth hound: 89

Earthworm: 54

Echidna: 45

Edestus: 33

Eel: 10, 49

Eider, Steller’s: 60

Elasmosaur: 92, 131

Elasmotherium: 5

Elephant: 18, 23, 71, 110, 123

Elephant bird: 51, 124

Elk, Irish (giant deer): 4

Endolith: 168

Entelodont: 116

Fairyfly: 136

Falcatus: 122

Fayella: 172

Feather star: 79

Fennec: 106

Ferret: 150

Ferret, black-footed: 150

Finch: 99

Fish, flying: 101, 140 (sort of)

“Flores little people”: 26, 76

Flowerpecker: 136

Fossa: 99

Fox: 8, 106, 138, March 2020 Bonus, 167

Fox, Tibetan: 167

Frog: 46, 112, 124, 136, 140, 148

Frogfish: 38, 165

Fury worm: 123

Gar, alligator: 153

Gastornis: 131

Gaur: 58

Gavial: 85

Gecko: 20, 108, 135

Gennet: 117

Gerbil: 150

Gerenuk: 167

Gibbon: 76

Giraffe: 50

Globster: 87, 176

Glyptodon: 22

Goat, mountain: 100

Goblinfish: 130

Gomphothere: 71

Goose, bar-headed: 159

Gorilla: 84

Grebe: 7

Grenadier fish: 114

Grouse, black: 70

Guppy: 81

Hagfish: 105

Hairyfish: 165

Hallucigenia: 69

Hamster: 150

Hare: 113, 115

Hare, horned: 113

Hawksbill: 75

Heath hen: 144

Hedgehog: 126

Helicoprion: 33, 122

Hellbender: 14

Hippopotamus: 48, 135

Hogzilla: 128

Homo floresiensis: 26, 76

Homo luzonensis: 124

Homo naledi: 26

Honey badger: 62, 139

Hoopoe: 139

Hornet, oriental: 10

Horse, domestic: 47, 116

Horse, Przewalski’s: 47, 64

Horseshoe crab: 57

Huia: 155

Human: 25, 26, 36, 64, 103, 124

Hummingbird: 118

Hummingbird, bee: 70, 118

Hummingbird, Sumatra: 70

Hybrid animals: 120

Hydra: 54

Ibis: 173

Ichthyosaur: 63

Iguana, marine: 92

Indrasaurus: 151

Inkanyamba: 96

Isopod: 6

Jackal: 80

Jaguar: 59, 109

Jaguarundi: 59

Jay, Steller’s: 60

Jellyfish: 16, 41

Jerboa: 136

Kangaroo: 73

Kawekaweau: 20

Kellas cat (cait sith): 52

Kinglet: 136

Kirin (Qilin): 61

Kiwi: 32

Koala: 94

Kolponomos: 34

Komodo dragon: 53

Kongamato: 20

Koolasuchus: 172

Kosmoceratops: 125

Kouprey: 100

Kraken: 174

Kubanochoerus: 133

Kunbarrasaurus: 151

Ladybug: 141

Lake Champlain monster (Champ): 29

Lamprey: 3, 53

Lavellan: 89

Leatherback: 75

Lemur: 48, 77, 124, 135

Leopard: 83, 109

Leptodirus: 121

Lindorn (lindwurm): 53

Linsang, Asiatic (banded and spotted): 117

Lion: 83

Lisowicia: 119

Lizard, frilled: 97

Lizard, La Gomera giant: 97

Lizard, legless: 158

Lizard, Pinocchio: 97

Loch Ness monster: 29, 46

Loxo parasite: 141

Lungfish: 55

Lusca: 174

Lynx: 52

Magpie: 134

Manatee: 153

Mande burung: 110

Mangrove killifish: 133

Manol: March 2020 Bonus

Man-o-war: 16

Marmoset, pygmy: 43

Marrella: 69

Mastodon: 132

Mastodonsaurus: 172

Megalodon: 15

Megatherium: 22

Mermaid: 38

Metriorhynchus: 109

Millipede: 108, 124

Moa: 32

Moeritherium: 18

Mokele mbembe: 2, 132

Mole: 31

Monato del Monte: 94

Monitor lizard: 21

Monkey, Chinese ink: 43

Monkey, proboscis: 167

Monkfish: 38

Montauk monster: 152

Moonrat: 126

Moose: 30

Mosasaur: 86, 92

Moschops: 119

Moth: 70, 111, 136

Moth, hermit hawk: 70

Moth, luna: 111

Mountain lion (puma, cougar): 52, 59, 166

Mouse: 8, 39, 171

Mouse, African spiny: 54

Musk deer: 116

Mylodon: 59

Nanobe: 136

Narwhal: 5

Nautilus: 86

Neandertal: 25, 64

Nematode: 27

Newt: 170

Nigerpeton: 172

Nightjar: 146

Nightjar, Nechisar: 70, 146

Numbat: 154

Oarfish: 6

Octopus: 100, 142, 174

Octopus, hairy: 100

Oilbird: 121

Olm: 27

Onza: 59

Orang pendek: 76

Orangutan: 76

Orca: 137

Ostrich: 50

Otter: 37, 59, 60

Owl: 24, 91, 100

Owl, water: 24

Owlman: 91

Ozenkadnook Tiger: Bonus episode (between episodes 7 and 8)

Paca: 157

Pacarana: 157

Pachyrhinosaurus: 125

Paleocastor: 103

Palaeopython: 151

Panda: 42, 109

Pangolin: 65

Paraceratherium: 50

Parakeet: 48, 51

Parrot: 109, 155

Pelycosaur: 119

Penguin: 78, 99

Petrel, Bermuda (cahow): 70

Phasmid: 93, 108

Pheasant, double-banded: 70

Phoberomys: 157

Phoenix: 61

Pig: 128

Pipefish: 152

Pigeon: 19, 44, 51, 138

Pigeon, passenger: 44, 51

Pipefish: 67

Planarian: 54

Planigale: 135

Plants: 129, 168

Plants, carnivorous: 129

Platypus: 10, 31, 45, 64

Plesiosaur: 92

Porpoise: 72, 98

Potoroo: 154

Pouched rat, giant: 143

Pouwa: 32

Prairie chicken, greater: 144

Prairie dog: 150

Prionosuchus: 172

Pronghorn: 116, 164

Protoceratops: 125

Pterodactyl: 53

Pterosaur: 53, 131, 132

Ptychodus: 122

Pudu: 116

Puma (cougar, mountain lion): 52, 59

Pupfish, devils hole: 121

Pupfish, Tecopa: 44

Purussaurus: 85

Qilin (kirin): 61

Quagga 1

Rabbit: 115

Raccoon: 138

Raccoon dog: 106

Rat: 143

Rat fish: 152

Raven: 7, 112, 173

Raven, red-tailed: 7

Ray, manta: 96

Razorbill: 78

Reindeer: 30

Repenomamus: 151

Rhamphorhynchus: 151

Rhinoceros: 5

Ringdocus: 80

Robin, black: 44

Roc: 51

Roly poly (woodlouse, sowbug): 146

Sabertooth fish: 34

Saiga: 156

Salamander: 14, 27, 54, 104, 108

Salamander, giant: 14

Sapsucker, yellow-bellied: 161

Sauroposeidon: 50

Screaming piha: 161

Sea anemone: 129

Sea ape, Steller’s: 60

Sea cow, Steller’s: 60

Sea lion: 59, 60

Sea mouse: 100

Sea Serpent: 6, 67

Sea slug: 129

Sea spider: 105

Sea turtle: 75

Seahorse: 130, 152

Seal: 23, 36, 60, 153, 155, 162

Seal, elephant: 153, 155

Seal, Hawaiian monk: 162

Serval: 52, 166

Shark: 6, 10, 15, 33, 74, 87, 122, 130, 152, 153, 163, 168

Sheep: 171

Shingleback: 98

Shoebill: 20

Shrew: 31, 136

Siamang: 76

Sinoceratops: 125

Skink: 21, 158

Skink, legless: 158

Skunk: 139

Sloth, giant ground: 22, 59, 104

Slow-worm: 158

Smilodon: 34

Snake: 12, 53, 56, 81, 124

Snake, flying: 56

Snakehead: 163

Snail: 27, 81, 136, 147

Snail, cone: 57

Snailfish: 27

Solenodon: 31

Sowbug (roly poly, woodlouse): 146

Spider: 90, 121, 169

Spinosaurus: 170

Sponge: 41, 64, 168

Spookfish: 130

Spoonworm, green: 155

Springtail: 27

Squid, colossal: 74, 174

Squid, flying: 101

Squid, giant: 74, 174

Squid, vampire: 11

Squirrels: 99

Squirrel, flying: 44

Starfish: 54, 79, 135

Stegosaurus: 107, 131

Steller’s Sea-Raven: 60

Stethacanthus: 122

Stick insect: 93

Stink badger: 139

Stoat: 89

Stomatosuchus: 85

Stout infantfish: 136

Sturgeon: 153

Sunbird: 70

Sunfish: 96, 152

Surrey puma: 52

Swan: 32, 161

Swiftlet: 121

Swordfish: 24

Taimen: 156

Tamaraw: 99

Tamarin, golden lion: 44

Tapir: 18

Tarantula: 99, 169

Tarpan: 47

Tarsier: 8, 43

Tatzelworm: 21

Temnospondyl: 172

Teratorn: 17, 127

Thalattosaur: 92

Threadsnake, Barbados: 135

Thunderbird: 17

Thylacine: 1

Thylacosmilus: 34

Tiger: 44, 83

Tiger, Tasmanian (Thylacine): 1

Tortoise, giant: 95, 99, 168

Tratratratra: 77

Triceratops: 125

Trilobite: 57, 69

“Trunko”: 87

Tsaidamotherium: 61

Tsuchinoko: 56

Tuatara: 3

Tube worm, giant: 114

Turkey, ocellated: 144

Turtle, Hoan Kiem: 68

Turtle, mata mata: 97

Turtle, sea: 75

Turtle, Yangtze giant softshell: 68

Tusoteuthis: 151

Tyrannosaurus rex: 66, 124, 125

Unicorn: 5, 61

Unicorn fly: 108

Vaquita: 135

Vulture: 40, 127, 159

Wallaby: 73

Walrus: 117

Warbler: 70 (“Junkin’s,” mourning, Kentucky), 124

Warthog: 128

Whale: 5, 8, 24, 27, 29, 67, 72, 74, 87, 137

Whalefish: 165

White River Monster: 153

Wildcat: 52, 166

Wolf: 13, 80, 106

Wolf, dire: 80

Wolf, Falkland Islands: 80

Wolf, Hagenbeck’s: 80

Wolf, Honshu: 80

Wolf, maned: 80, 167

Wolverine: 62

Woodcock: 144

Woodhoopoe: 139

Woodlouse (roly poly, sowbug): 146

Woodpecker: 9, 161

Woodpecker, Ivory-billed: 9

Worm, exploding: 158

Worm, hammerhead: 63

Worm, Lambton: 53

Worm, Mongolian death: 10, 156, 158

Worm, velvet: 69

Woylie: 154

Wren, St. Kilda: 171

Wyvern: 12

Xenophyophore: 27

Xiphactinus: 151

Yak: 156

Yemish: 22, 59

Yeti: 35

Yowie: 36

Zebra 1, 149

Zebroid (hybrid): 120

Zorilla: 139