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Rock 'n Roll Zoology
Animals in Songs
"Welcome to Professor Doors' "Rockin' Zoology 101"! Today's assignment: Determine the common household name of the animals listed in the following lyrics from the scientific name I've provided. Have fun (and don't forget my apple!)"
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"These words he speaks are true
We're all humanary stew
If we don't pledge allegiance to..
The 'Latrodectus mactans'"
What is the common name of this insect or arachnid?
"'Larus smithsonianus' you fly
Across the horizon
Into the misty, morning sun.."
The familiar name of this bird is..?
"..but the biggest kick I ever got
Was doing a thing called the 'Crocodylus niloticus' rock
While the other kids were rocking round the clock.."
What is the household name for this reptile?
"Walking through forests of palm tree apartments
Scoff at the 'Ateles hybridus'
Who live in their dark tents.."
Which man-like mammals are we?
"..And if the real thing don't do the trick
You better make up something quick
You gonna burn, burn, burn, burn it to the wick
Oooooh 'Sphyraena sphyraena.'"
What is the common name for this ocean lover?
"In touch with the ground
I'm on the hunt
I'm after you
Smell like I sound
I'm lost in the crowd
And I'm hungry like the 'Canus lupus'."
What is the familiar name for this animal?
"..Time keeps on slippin, slippin, slippin
Into the future
I want to fly like an 'Haliaeetus leucocephalus'
To the sea.."
The household name for me is..?
"..Don't lose your grip on the dreams of the past
You must fight just to keep them alive
It's the eye of the 'Panthera tigris'
It's the cream of the fight.."
What big kitty is this?
"..Used to sing and say my prayers
Live my life without a care
Now I have become a fool
Because I listened to the 'E. caballus + asinus'."
Name this four-legged animal..
"Now in darkness, world stops turning
As the war machine keeps burning
No more war 'Sus scrofa domesticas' of the power
Hand of God has struck the hour.."
The common name for these farm animals?
"'Turdus merula' singing
In the dead of night
Take these broken wings
And learn to fly.."
What is the common name of this songbird?
"I watched you suffer a dull aching pain
Now you decided to show me the same
No sweeping exits or offstage lines
could make me feel bitter or leave me unkind
'Equus ferus' couldn't drag me away.."
What is the familiar name for these hooved animals?
"..So we gotta make the most of our one night together
When it's over you know
We'll both be so alone
Like a 'Desmodus rotundus' out of hell
I'll be gone when the morning comes..."
Name this winged creature.
"Sleek women behind every door
Cost more than you got
You best be up
If you want some more
Cause if you don't, you'll be shot
'Canis lupus familiaris, Canis lupus familiaris'
'Canis lupus familiaris' eat 'Canis lupus familiaris'.."
What is the common name for this furry animal?
"..But the drum-beat strains of the night remain
In the rhythm of the new-born day
You know sometime you're bound to leave her
But for now you're going to stay
In the year of the 'Felis catus'."
The household name for this animal is..?
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Compiled Jun 28 12