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

Albatross: 70

Alligator: 48

Amphicyonid: 64

Amphipod: 46

Amphisbaenid: 10, 21

Anglerfish: 38

Anomalocaris: 69

Anteater, giant: 65

Armadillo: 22

Aurochs: 58

Axolotl: 54

Badger: 62

Badger, honey: 62

Basilisk: 12

Bat, vampire: 11, 64

Bear: 35, 42

Bear, Nandi: 64

Bear, polar: 42

Bear, spectacled: 42, 59

Beast of Bodmin Moor: 52

Beaver: 48

Bird of Paradise: 61, 64

Bondegezou (dingiso): 68

Bonnacon: 58

Brachiosaur: 50

Bunyip: 36

Buru: 55

Cahow (Bermuda petrel): 70

Cait sith (Kellas cat): 52

Canvey Island Monster: 38

Caribou: 30

Cat, sabertooth (Smilodon): 34

Catfish: 10, 46

Cath palug: 52

Centipede: 27

Champ (Lake Champlain monster): 29

Chupacabra: 13

Cicada: 28

Cicada killer: 28

Clam: 19

Cobra: 12, 53

Cockatrice: 12

Coelacanth: 2

Condor: 17

Cockatoo: 23

Cougar (puma, mountain lion): 52, 59

Cow, domestic: 58, 64

Coyote: 13

Crawdad (crayfish): 28

Crocodile: 12, 53

Deer, giant (Irish elk): 4

Deinosuchus: 53

Denisovan: 25

Devil bird: 24

Dingiso: 68

Dobhar-Chu: 37

Dodo: 19

Dove, blue-eyed ground: 70

Dragon: 12, 53

Dunkleosteus: 33

Eagle: 17, 32, 60

Eagle, Washington’s: 17

Earthworm: 54

Echidna: 45

Edestus: 33

Eel: 10, 49

Eider, Steller’s: 60

Elasmotherium: 5

Elephant: 18, 23

Elephant bird: 51

Elk, Irish (giant deer): 4

“Flores little people”: 26

Fox: 8

Frog: 46

Frogfish: 38

Gaur: 58

Gecko: 20

Giraffe: 50

Glyptodon: 22

Grebe: 7

Grouse, black: 70

Hallucigenia: 69

Helicoprion: 33

Hellbender: 14

Hippopotamus: 48

Homo floresiensis: 26

Homo naledi: 26

Hornet, oriental: 10

Horse, domestic: 47

Horse, Przewalski’s: 47, 64

Horseshoe crab: 57

Human: 25, 26, 36, 64

Hummingbird, bee: 70

Hummingbird, Sumatra: 70

Hydra: 54

Ichthyosaur: 63

Isopod: 6

Jaguar: 59

Jaguarundi: 59

Jay, Steller’s: 60

Jellyfish: 16, 41

Kawekaweau: 20

Kellas cat (cait sith): 52

Kirin (Qilin): 61

Kiwi: 32

Kolponomos: 34

Komodo dragon: 53

Kongamato: 20

Lake Champlain monster (Champ): 29

Lamprey: 3, 53

Lemur: 48

Lindorn (lindwurm): 53

Loch Ness monster: 29, 46

Lungfish: 55

Lynx: 52

Man-o-war: 16

Marmoset, pygmy: 43

Marrella: 69

Megalodon: 15

Megatherium: 22

Mermaid: 38

Moa: 32

Moeritherium: 18

Mokele mbembe: 2

Mole: 31

Monitor lizard: 21

Monkey, Chinese ink: 43

Monkfish: 38

Moose: 30

Moth, hermit hawk: 70

Mountain lion (puma, cougar): 52, 59

Mouse: 8, 39

Mouse, African spiny: 54

Mylodon: 59

Narwhal: 5

Neandertal: 25, 64

Nematode: 27

Nightjar, Nechisar: 70

Oarfish: 6

Olm: 27

Onza: 59

Ostrich: 50

Otter: 37, 59, 60

Owl: 24

Owl, water: 24

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

Pangolin: 65

Paraceratherium: 50

Parakeet: 48, 51

Petrel, Bermuda (cahow): 70

Pheasant, double-banded: 70

Phoenix: 61

Pigeon: 19, 44, 51

Pigeon, passenger: 44, 51

Pipefish: 67

Planarian: 54

Platypus: 10, 31, 45, 64

Pouwa: 32

Pterodactyl: 53

Puma (cougar, mountain lion): 52, 59

Qilin (kirin): 61

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Panda: 42

Pupfish, Tecopa: 44

Raven, red-tailed: 7

Reindeer: 30

Rhinoceros: 5

Robin, black: 44

Roc: 51

Sabertooth fish: 34

Salamander: 14, 27, 54

Sauroposeidon: 50

Sea ape, Steller’s: 60

Sea cow, Steller’s: 60

Sea lion: 59, 60

Sea Serpent: 6, 67

Seal: 23, 36, 60

Serval: 52

Shark: 6, 10, 15, 33

Shoebill: 20

Shrew: 31

Skink: 21

Sloth, giant ground: 22, 59

Smilodon: 34

Snake: 12, 53, 56

Snake, flying: 56

Snail: 27

Snail, cone: 57

Snailfish: 27

Solenodon: 31

Sponge: 41, 64

Springtail: 27

Squid, vampire: 11

Squirrel, flying: 44

Starfish: 54

Steller’s Sea-Raven: 60

Sunbird: 70

Surrey puma: 52

Swan: 32

Swordfish: 24

Tamarin, golden lion: 44

Tapir: 18

Tarpan: 47

Tarsier: 8, 43

Tatzelworm: 21

Teratorn: 17

Thunderbird: 17

Thylacine: 1

Thylacosmilus: 34

Tiger: 44

Tiger, Tasmanian (Thylacine): 1

Trilobite: 57, 69

Tsaidamotherium: 61

Tsuchinoko: 56

Tuatara: 3

Turtle, Hoan Kiem: 68

Turtle, Yangtze giant softshell: 68

Tyrannosaurus rex 66

Unicorn: 5, 61

Vulture: 40

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

Whale: 5, 8, 24, 27, 29, 67

Wildcat: 52

Wolf: 13

Wolverine: 62

Woodpecker, Ivory-billed: 9

Worm, hammerhead: 63

Worm, Lambton: 53

Worm, Mongolian death: 10

Worm, velvet: 69

Wyvern: 12

Xenophyophore: 27

Yemish: 22, 59

Yeti: 35

Yowie: 36

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