Desert Biome Facts and Information.
There are four major types of desert in this biome - hot and dry, semiarid, coastal, and cold. They are all able to inhabit plant and animal life that are able to survive there. Interesting Desert Biome Facts
Fast Facts. Deserts are second only to tropical rain forests in the variety of plants and animals that live there.
Plants and animals from deserts are adapted to surviving in adverse climatic conditions. The desert animals list given below presents some interesting facts about these hardy xerocoles.
Australia has a terrible record for mammal extinction. 50% of all mammal species that have become extinct throughout the world in the last 200 years have been Australian. The following animals no longer exist: Desert Bandicoot (Perameles eremiana).
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Facts on Desert Animals. Deserts can be one of the most un-inhabitable environments on earth; however, many creatures have evolved to live and survive within these regions.
Desert facts: Interesting facts about deserts. Desert biome is an ecosystem that receives minimal rainfall.
In fact, it snowed 3 years in a row in Saudi Arabia from 2013 to 2015. Some arctic deserts are so cold that snowfall hasn't melted in thousands of years, and one of the most famous of all desert animals the Bactrian camel, (the one with 2 humps!) is native to the mountains of the Gobi desert...
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