Animals that Start with F

Starting with FA
  1. falco
  2. falcon
  3. falconidae
  4. falconiformes
  5. fanaloka
  6. fang
  7. fasciola
  8. fasciolidae
  9. fasciolopsis
  10. fawn

Starting with FE
  1. feather
  2. feeder
  3. feeler
  4. feist
  5. felid
  6. felidae
  7. feline
  8. felis
  9. female
  10. fenusa
  11. ferret
  12. fetlock
  13. fetus

Starting with FI
  1. fice
  2. fieldfare
  3. fieldmouse
  4. figeater
  5. filaria
  6. filariidae
  7. filefish
  8. filly
  9. filovirus
  10. fin
  11. finback
  12. finch
  13. fingerling
  14. finisher
  15. firebird
  16. firebrat
  17. firebug
  18. firefly
  19. fish
  20. fishbone
  21. fisher
  22. fishworm
  23. fissiped
  24. fissipedia
  25. fissurella
  26. fissurellidae
  27. fistularia
  28. fistulariidae
  29. fitch

Starting with FL
  1. flag
  2. flagellata
  3. flagellum
  4. flagfish
  5. flamefish
  6. flamingo
  7. flank
  8. flatfish
  9. flathead
  10. flatworm
  11. flaviviridae
  12. flavivirus
  13. flea
  14. fleece
  15. flicker
  16. flickertail
  17. flinthead
  18. flipper
  19. float
  20. flounder
  21. fluke
  22. fly
  23. flycatcher

Starting with FO
  1. foal
  2. foetus
  3. foot
  4. foram
  5. foraminifer
  6. foraminifera
  7. forefoot
  8. foreleg
  9. forelimb
  10. forelock
  11. foretop
  12. forewing
  13. forficula
  14. forficulidae
  15. formica
  16. formicariidae
  17. formicarius
  18. formicidae
  19. fossa
  20. foulmart
  21. foumart
  22. fowl
  23. fox
  24. foxhound

Starting with FR
  1. frankliniella
  2. fratercula
  3. freetail
  4. fregata
  5. fregatidae
  6. friesian
  7. fringillidae
  8. fritillary
  9. frog
  10. frogfish
  11. froghopper
  12. frogmouth

Starting with FU
  1. fucaceae
  2. fucales
  3. fucoid
  4. fucus
  5. fulgoridae
  6. fulica
  7. fulmar
  8. fulmarus
  9. fundulus
  10. fungia
  11. fur
  12. furcula
  13. furnariidae
  14. furnarius

Animals that Start with F

There is a wide variety of animals that start with F. Some names like fish or fox are very common, and you have learned from them as a child. Here you will be amazed at some unique names for animals with the letter F.


Mammals that start with F

Ferret: the English physicist and chemist who discovered electromagnetic induction (1791-1867).

Ferrets are becoming such favorite pets in America, although they are a bit aggressive for kids.


Filly: a young female horse under the age of four.

– The spotted filly runs freely following the mustangs along the fields.


Fossa: largest carnivore of Madagascar; intermediate in some respects between cats and civets.
-monotypic genus of Madagascar civets closely related to palm civets.

-Rare creatures like the fossa are endemic to Madagascar. Human beings need to take care of them.


Fox: alert carnivorous mammal with pointed muzzle and ears and a bushy tail; most are predators that do not hunt in packs.

– The mischievous fox jumped over its prey. It took it to a cave.


Reptiles that start with F

Fang: -hollow or grooved tooth of a venomous snake; used to inject its poison. Canine tooth of a carnivorous animal; used to seize and tear its prey. An appendage of insects that is capable of injecting venom; usually evolved from the legs.

– Snake’s fangs are lethal bioweapons. Biologists are surprised with their function.


Birds that start with F

Falcon: diurnal birds of prey having long pointed powerful wings adapted for swift flight.

– The peregrine falcon dives from the sky ready to catch the rabbit.


Falconidae: a family of birds of the order Falconiformes.

– There are around sixty species in the falconidae family.


Finch: any of numerous small songbirds with short, stout bills adapted for crushing seeds.

-Of all the bird species in the world, the finch is one of my favorite ones.


Flamingo: large pink to scarlet web-footed wading bird with down-bent bill; inhabits brackish lakes.

-The mating ritual of the flamingos is like an elegant and coordinated dance.


Flicker: North American woodpecker.

– Each morning I see out the window and there it is, the beautiful flicker pecking on the tree.


Insects and critters that start with F

Figeater: large greenish June beetle of southern United States.

– There is nothing disgusting with these critters. Figeaters look like green emeralds.

Firebug: a true bug: brightly colored bug that can exude a stain.

– If you see a firebug from above its red body looks like a tribe mask.


Fishworm: terrestrial worm that burrows into and helps aerate soil; often surfaces when the ground is cool or wet; used as bait by anglers.

Fish worms are so disgusting creatures, wiggling here and there with their pinkish color.


Formicidae: ants.

Formicidae best known as ants, these tiny insects are great producers of formic acid.


Fritillary: butterfly with brownish wings marked with black and silver.

– The fritillary is considered the Arkansas State butterfly.