24 Beautiful Creatures From the Animal Kingdom

24 Beautiful Creatures From the Animal Kingdom

French photographer Luc Viatour has brought to us his works with some of which he considered as the most beautiful creatures to ever sit upon Earth. From a wide variety of faunas from the animal kingdom, witness some artistic works of nature.

1.  Chameleon


Chameleons are known to have 160 species that can camouflage with their environment for protection against predators.

2.  Blue-and-yellow Macaw


This famous bird, which is also highly-intelligent, is a South American parrot named for color of its feathers.

3.  Cnidaria


This long-living diverse group of sea animals possess stinging cells.

4.  Zebra


These African mammals are famous for their black and white stripes.

5.  Mantis

Hymenopus coronatus 3.jpg

Mantis is indigenous to the rainforests of southeast Asia. They closely resemble flower petals which gives it the ability to blend in.




6.  Cerianthids


These tube-dwelling anemones are not the same as the sea anemones. They belong to a different subclass of anthozoans.

7.  White-Fronted Bee-Eater

White-fronted Bee-eater.jpg

Bees mostly consists their diet, and they flock in colonies of 200.

8.  Southern Crowned Pigeon

Southern Crowned Pigeon.jpg

It is listed as “vulnerable” on IUCN Red List of Threatened Species because it is hunted for its meat.

9.  Edible Frog

Rana esculenta_7_Luc_Viatour.jpg

Yes, it is really edible. In fact, it is a popular choice in French cuisine.

10.  Red-and-yellow Barbet

Red-and-yellow Barbet.jpg
The colorful bird is native to eastern Africa.




11.  Arabian Oryx


It is a kind of antelope with long and straight horns.

12.  Parrot

Pairi Daiza 2013-18-juillet--03.jpg

This colorful bird is also intelligent.

13.  Hummingbird


Hummingbirds are so small that it only measures from 3 to 5 inches.

14.  Common Octopus


Crabs and crayfish are mostly the preys of the common octopus at dusk.

15.  Grey Crowned Crane

Grue royale (Balearica regulorum.jpg

They usually roost in trees, and their long hind legs factors for them to hold onto branches.




16.  Barn Owl


Barn owls are considered as one of the majestic birds.

17.  Deer

Brame sept 2012-- 18.jpg

Deers are a part of Cervidae family.

18.  Egret


They have distinct long s-shaped necks, and most can be found in some parts of the America.

19.  Iguana

Iguane vert Iguana iguana.jpg
The Iguana can grow from 4 to 6 feet long from head to tail.

20.  Giraffe

An average male giraffe can weigh at 3,500 pounds with the height of 16 to 20 feet.


21.  Southern Red Bishop

Southern Red Bishop.jpg
This bird is endemic to the wetlands in Africa.

22.  Peacock

Male peacocks display their feathers either to shun predators or attract peahens.

23.  European Crested Tit

Lophophanes cristatus_5.jpg

This bird is known for its feathery-crest on the top of its head, which almost resembles a mohawk hairstyle.

24.  Mandarin Fish

Synchiropus_splendidus_2 (1).jpg

A kind of dragonet, this mandarin fish swims in the Pacific waters.



Check out these videos:



Check out related articles:

17 Colorful Animals That Look Like They Just Might be Photoshopped

10 Animals Crowned With Beautiful and Attractive Hair

50 Most Beautiful Exotic Animals From the Tropics



No comments yet. Why don’t you start the discussion?

Leave a Reply