Different varieties of shrikes are found in many countries.  Endemic to the USA is the Loggerhead Shrike...who bears acquaintance!  Amazing, disgusting, delightful...take your pick!

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Second largest among the gecko species, the foot-long aggressive Tokay gecko, with its blue grey body sporting red-orange spots and its large head, is unforget¬table when unexpectedly encountered! (Incidentally, their Maker gave the Tokay the not-by-accident ability to tone down their amazing colors when they sense danger, so they can better blend with their surroundings.)

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The anhinga, if measured by appearance, to say the least is a sharp dresser! (Black and white is classy, and this large, dark-feathered bird not only has white edging on its long tail, but silvery-white patches on its wings.)

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