18 amazing hybrid animals that actually exist
Ancient myths and legends abound in mystical creatures, and lovers of Photoshop is not just entertained the audience that create amazing hybrid animals, which can not exist in nature. But animals that are represented in this list, there are in fact the most!
They may surprise you greatly. One can only imagine what will happen to all of us in the future, with the development of genetic engineering and cloning! However, it remains to be seen, but for now - get acquainted with these amazing creatures, which are in reality sometimes hard to believe.
1. liger (lion male + female tiger)
Despite the many rumors about the existence of wild Leagrove, we all know that Pigrov live in captivity, where they were bred. They grow very quickly and acquire huge size, rightly ignoring the largest cats in the world. In the photo - Hercules, is the largest of the existing Leagrove, he was not obese, just so he grew up. Its weight is 410 kilograms!
2. Tigon (male + female lion tiger)
And you know what Ligers and tigony could produce offspring? We'll just leave this information here, so you'll think, what names will their offspring in the future.
3. zebroid (zebra + donkey)
4. Yaglion (male + female lion jaguar)
It is a rare combination. This pictures Jawhar and tsunami bred in the reserve Bear Creek Wildlife Sanctuary (Ontario, Canada).
5. The hybrid sheep and goats - geep (goat + sheep)
6. Grolar - a hybrid of a polar and brown bear (English grizzly + polar.)
These hybrids live mostly in zoos, but there are cases. when they met in the wild too.
7. Koyvolk (Wolf coyote +)
Coyotes and eastern wolves began to vary just 150-300, 000 years ago, and the two species can produce offspring. Koyvolki have characteristics inherent in both types as wolves and coyotes.
8. zebroid (zebra + any representative equine)
The first of the mentioned more zebroid Darwin. These animals are much more naughty and more aggressive than the horse.
9. Swann (domestic cat serval +)
These beautiful and funny creatures by nature are more like dogs - they are very playful, affectionate and not afraid of water. And are very expensive.
10. Wholphin (a hybrid of a female dolphin of the kind dolphin with small black male orca)
A very rare animal that exists only in captivity.
11. Beef (English beef -. Cow and buffalo - bison)
This hybrid has been known since the 1800s, and it causes less harm to the environment, while grazing. It is believed that as a result of selection in nature there are only 4 purebred Beef.
12. mules (donkey female + male horse)
13. Narluga (+ plucked Beluga)
It is very rare animals, which, however, can be seen in the North Atlantic.
14. Kama (dromedary Lama +)
For the first time derived in Camel Reproduction Centre in Dubai in 1998 with the help of artificial insemination, they were created specifically for fur and leather, which have pack animals. Only 5 of these individuals has been created.
15. Tso (haynak) - a hybrid of yak and cow
are especially appreciated in Tibet thanks to milk and meat, which is given. Animals larger in size and mlschnee than cows and yaks separately.
16. leopon (male + female leopard lion)
These beautiful animals exist only in captivity.