Arrival of two albino alligators

Since May , we present two young female albino alligators. They come from Aquarium tropical du Palais de la Porte Dorée in Paris. Because of the rebuilding of their enclosure, they needed to find temporarily a new home. We often work in cooperation with other zoological parks in order to guarantee the well-being of the … Continue reading Arrival of two albino alligators

A new species extremely rare and unusual

Even rarer than the giant pandas… A couple of Black and rufus elephant shrew just arrived at Biotropica…

Find them between leaves….

These South American turtles are like no other!

Arrivals of Alligator snapping turtles

Just few days ago, some new Alligator snapping turtles arrived at Biotropica. You can find them at the bottom of the waterfall just facing the marmosets’ island. Alligator snapping turtles are the heaviest river turtles of the USA ! They have a whorm-shapped appendage on the tips of their tongue in order to lure fish. … Continue reading Arrivals of Alligator snapping turtles

Arrivals of new females ground squirrels

New females ground squirrels just arrived in the enclosure to meet our males. Clic to see the video.