Scavengers Search

   Animals which feed off other animals for sustenance. Scavengers are different from predators because they only feed off the dead carcass of another animal.

Hunting glossary . 2015.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Khon Kaen scavengers — The Scavengers of Khon Kaen, Thailand are unregistered workers who search through trash for recyclable goods that can be sold to distributors for a price. These workers live in all parts of the city, ranging from slums adjacent to railroad tracks …   Wikipedia

  • Scavenger — For a person who scavenges, see Waste picker. For other uses, see Scavenger (disambiguation). Sarcophaga nodosa, a species of flesh fly feeding on decaying meat Scavenging is both a carnivorous and herbivorous feeding behavior in which individual …   Wikipedia

  • Dog — For other uses, see Dog (disambiguation). Domestic dog Temporal range: 0.015–0 Ma …   Wikipedia

  • Andean Condor — Vultur redirects here. For the birds known as vultures, see Vulture. For Vâltori village, called Vultur in Hungarian, see Zlatna. Andean Condor Temporal range: Pliocene to Recent …   Wikipedia

  • animal — animalic /an euh mal ik/, animalian /an euh may lee euhn, mayl yeuhn/, adj. /an euh meuhl/, n. 1. any member of the kingdom Animalia, comprising multicellular organisms that have a well defined shape and usually limited growth, can move… …   Universalium

  • List of characters in the Friday the 13th series — Friday the 13th is an American horror franchise that consists of eleven slasher films, a television show, novels, and comic books. The main character in the series is Jason Voorhees, who drowned at Camp Crystal Lake as a boy due to the negligence …   Wikipedia

  • California Condor — Taxobox name = California Condor fossil range = Early Pleistocene to Recent status = CR status system = iucn3.1 status ref = trend = down image width = 250px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Incertae sedis (disputed)… …   Wikipedia

  • dinosaur — /duy neuh sawr /, n. 1. any chiefly terrestrial, herbivorous or carnivorous reptile of the extinct orders Saurischia and Ornithischia, from the Mesozoic Era, certain species of which are the largest known land animals. 2. something that is… …   Universalium

  • Müllmenschen — Müllhalde auf den Philippinen Mit dem Ausdruck Müllmenschen (Müllsucher) werden Menschen vor allem in der dritten Welt bezeichnet, die von, in und mit dem Müll leben, den sie sammeln, recyceln oder verkaufen. Unter den verwertbaren Müll fallen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Pepenadores — Müllhalde auf den Philippinen Mit dem Ausdruck Müllmenschen (Müllsucher) werden Menschen vor allem in der dritten Welt bezeichnet, die von, in und mit dem Müll leben, den sie sammeln, recyceln oder verkaufen. Unter den verwertbaren Müll fallen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.