This is the Desert Biome. You will most likely associate deserts with cacti, camels, and sand dunes, but there is much more to it than just that. Deserts have a varied species of animals that have adapted to the harsh climate of the desert.
Hot and Dry Deserts animals include small nocturnal (only active at night) carnivores. There are also insects, arachnids, reptiles, and birds.
ANIMALS: Deserts are a very important biome.
Climate. From 32 °F at night and 113 °F at day. Plants. Cactus, shrubs, Cardón, Camel Thorn Tree, Prickly pear, Saguaro.
Desert Biome. Home. Climate. Continents or Ocean. Producers. Animals. Landforms. Food Chain/Food Web.
This Biome can be Hot and Cold, most plants and animals do not live in these climates.
A biome is a group of plants and animals that live in a place because the climate is just right for their needs. Click Biomes of the World Map.
Animals of the coastal desert include rough skinned amphibians, birds of prey, scavenger mammals reptiles and insects; most have adapted quite well to the climate, and again, they are largely nocturnal during the warmer months. Perhaps the strangest of all desert biomes is the cold desert...
Biomes represent different geographical areas of the world with distinct and extreme weather patterns and climates.
The Desert Biome(s). If you want to see more high-quality pictures of organisms