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

Albatross: 70

Alligator: 48, 85

Ammonite: 86

Amphicyonid: 64

Amphipod: 46

Amphisbaenid: 10, 21

Anglerfish: 38

Ankylosaurus: 107

Anomalocaris: 69

Ant: 81, 111

Ant, bullet: 111

Anteater, giant: 65

Antelope: 116

Ape, Bili: 102

Ape, de Loys’: 102

Archelon: 75

Armadillo: 22

Assassin bug: 111

Auk, little: 78

Auk, great: 78

Aurochs: 58

Axolotl: 54

Badger: 62

Badger, honey: 62

Basilisk: 12

Basilosaurus: 72

Basket star: 79

Bat, disk-winged: 109

Bat, hammerhead: 88

Bat, sucker-footed: 109

Bat, vampire: 11, 64

Batfish: 114

Bear: 35, 42, 76

Bear, Nandi: 64

Bear, polar: 42

Bear, spectacled: 42, 59

Bear, sun: 76

Beast of Bodmin Moor: 52

Beaver: 48

Beetle, Hercules: 93

Bird of Paradise: 61, 64

Bondegezou (dingiso): 68

Bonnacon: 58

Brachiosaur: 50

Brittle star: 79

Brotula, black: 114

Bullfrog: 112

Bunyip: 36

Buru: 55

Bush dog: 80

Butterfly: 93

Cahow (Bermuda petrel): 70

Caiman: 85

Cait sith (Kellas cat): 52

Canvey Island Monster: 38

Caribou: 30

Cat, sabertooth (Smilodon): 34

Cat, winged: 113

Catfish: 10, 46, 96

Catfish, Wels: 96

Cath palug: 52

Catshark, lollipop: 114

Centipede: 27, 100

Champ (Lake Champlain monster): 29

Chevrotain: 116

Chickcharnie: 91

Chimpanzee: 102

Chipmunk: 81

Chupacabra: 13

Cicada: 28

Cicada killer: 28

Clam: 19

Climactichnite: 103

Cobra: 12, 53

Cockatrice: 12

Coelacanth: 2

Colugo: 101

Condor: 17

Cockatoo: 23

Cornetfish, red: 96

Cougar (puma, mountain lion): 52, 59

Cow, domestic: 58, 64

Coyote: 13, 80

Crawdad (crayfish): 28

Crinoid: 79

Crocodile: 12, 53, 85

Cusk eel: 114

Deer: 4, 116

Deer, giant (Irish elk): 4

Deinosuchus: 53

Deinotherium: 71

Denisovan: 25

Desman: 89

Devil bird: 24

Devil, thorny: 97

Dhole: 80

Dingiso: 68

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

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

Elasmotherium: 5

Elephant: 18, 23, 71, 110

Elephant bird: 51

Elk, Irish (giant deer): 4

Entelodont: 116

Feather star: 79

Fennec: 106

Finch: 99

Fish, flying: 101

“Flores little people”: 26, 76

Fossa: 99

Fox: 8, 106

Frog: 46, 112

Frogfish: 38

Gaur: 58

Gavial: 85

Gecko: 20, 108

Gennet: 117

Gibbon: 76

Giraffe: 50

Globster: 87

Glyptodon: 22

Goat, mountain: 100

Gomphothere: 71

Gorilla: 84

Grebe: 7

Grenadier fish: 114

Grouse, black: 70

Guppy: 81

Hagfish: 105

Hallucigenia: 69

Hare: 113, 115

Hare, horned: 113

Hawksbill: 75

Helicoprion: 33

Hellbender: 14

Hippopotamus: 48

Homo floresiensis: 26, 76

Homo naledi: 26

Hornet, oriental: 10

Horse, domestic: 47, 116

Horse, Przewalski’s: 47, 64

Horseshoe crab: 57

Human: 25, 26, 36, 64, 103

Hummingbird: 118

Hummingbird, bee: 70, 118

Hummingbird, Sumatra: 70

Hydra: 54

Ichthyosaur: 63

Iguana, marine: 92

Inkanyamba: 96

Isopod: 6

Jackal: 80

Jaguar: 59, 109

Jaguarundi: 59

Jay, Steller’s: 60

Jellyfish: 16, 41

Kangaroo: 73

Kawekaweau: 20

Kellas cat (cait sith): 52

Kirin (Qilin): 61

Kiwi: 32

Koala: 94

Kolponomos: 34

Komodo dragon: 53

Kongamato: 20

Kouprey: 100

Lake Champlain monster (Champ): 29

Lamprey: 3, 53

Lavellan: 89

Leatherback: 75

Lemur: 48, 77

Leopard: 83, 109

Lindorn (lindwurm): 53

Linsang, Asiatic (banded and spotted): 117

Lion: 83

Lizard, frilled: 97

Lizard, La Gomera giant: 97

Lizard, Pinocchio: 97

Loch Ness monster: 29, 46

Lungfish: 55

Lynx: 52

Mande burung: 110

Man-o-war: 16

Marmoset, pygmy: 43

Marrella: 69

Megalodon: 15

Megatherium: 22

Mermaid: 38

Metriorhynchus: 109

Millipede: 108

Moa: 32

Moeritherium: 18

Mokele mbembe: 2

Mole: 31

Monato del Monte: 94

Monitor lizard: 21

Monkey, Chinese ink: 43

Monkfish: 38

Moose: 30

Mosasaur: 86, 92

Moth: 70, 111

Moth, hermit hawk: 70

Moth, luna: 111

Mountain lion (puma, cougar): 52, 59

Mouse: 8, 39

Mouse, African spiny: 54

Musk deer: 116

Mylodon: 59

Narwhal: 5

Nautilus: 86

Neandertal: 25, 64

Nematode: 27

Nightjar, Nechisar: 70

Oarfish: 6

Octopus, hairy: 100

Olm: 27

Onza: 59

Orang pendek: 76

Orangutan: 76

Ostrich: 50

Otter: 37, 59, 60

Owl: 24, 91, 100

Owl, water: 24

Owlman: 91

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

Paleocastor: 103

Panda: 42, 109

Pangolin: 65

Paraceratherium: 50

Parakeet: 48, 51

Parrot: 109

Penguin: 78, 99

Petrel, Bermuda (cahow): 70

Phasmid: 93, 108

Pheasant, double-banded: 70

Phoenix: 61

Pigeon: 19, 44, 51

Pigeon, passenger: 44, 51

Pipefish: 67

Planarian: 54

Platypus: 10, 31, 45, 64

Plesiosaur: 92

Porpoise: 72, 98

Pouwa: 32

Pronghorn: 116

Pterodactyl: 53

Pudu: 116

Puma (cougar, mountain lion): 52, 59

Pupfish, Tecopa: 44

Purussaurus: 85

Qilin (kirin): 61

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Rabbit: 115

Raccoon dog: 106

Raven: 7, 112

Raven, red-tailed: 7

Ray, manta: 96

Razorbill: 78

Reindeer: 30

Rhinoceros: 5

Ringdocus: 80

Robin, black: 44

Roc: 51

Sabertooth fish: 34

Salamander: 14, 27, 54, 104, 108

Sauroposeidon: 50

Sea ape, Steller’s: 60

Sea cow, Steller’s: 60

Sea lion: 59, 60

Sea mouse: 100

Sea Serpent: 6, 67

Sea spider: 105

Sea turtle: 75

Seal: 23, 36, 60

Serval: 52

Shark: 6, 10, 15, 33, 74, 87

Shingleback: 98

Shoebill: 20

Shrew: 31

Siamang: 76

Skink: 21

Sloth, giant ground: 22, 59, 104

Smilodon: 34

Snake: 12, 53, 56, 81

Snake, flying: 56

Snail: 27, 81

Snail, cone: 57

Snailfish: 27

Solenodon: 31

Spider: 90

Sponge: 41, 64

Springtail: 27

Squid, colossal: 74

Squid, flying: 101

Squid, giant: 74

Squid, vampire: 11

Squirrels: 99

Squirrel, flying: 44

Starfish: 54, 79

Stegosaurus: 107

Steller’s Sea-Raven: 60

Stick insect: 93

Stoat: 89

Stomatosuchus: 85

Sunbird: 70

Sunfish, ocean: 96

Surrey puma: 52

Swan: 32

Swordfish: 24

Tamaraw: 99

Tamarin, golden lion: 44

Tapir: 18

Tarantula, blue baboon: 99

Tarpan: 47

Tarsier: 8, 43

Tatzelworm: 21

Teratorn: 17

Thalattosaur: 92

Thunderbird: 17

Thylacine: 1

Thylacosmilus: 34

Tiger: 44, 83

Tiger, Tasmanian (Thylacine): 1

Tortoise, giant: 95, 99

Tratratratra: 77

Trilobite: 57, 69

“Trunko”: 87

Tsaidamotherium: 61

Tsuchinoko: 56

Tuatara: 3

Tube worm, giant: 114

Turtle, Hoan Kiem: 68

Turtle, mata mata: 97

Turtle, sea: 75

Turtle, Yangtze giant softshell: 68

Tyrannosaurus rex 66

Unicorn: 5, 61

Unicorn fly: 108

Vulture: 40

Wallaby: 73

Walrus: 117

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

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

Wildcat: 52

Wolf: 13, 80, 106

Wolf, dire: 80

Wolf, Falkland Islands: 80

Wolf, Hagenbeck’s: 80

Wolf, Honshu: 80

Wolf, maned: 80

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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