Tropical Fish: The Thorn-Tailed Fish (Acanthuridae) is a family of forked-tailed fish, (aka: tang, surgeonfish, unicornfish & more). There are over 80 species in this family, all who have very sharp & dangerous spines on their tail, which fork out at their rear. Usually the spines lie flat against the sides of the fish but if they are angry or scared the spines stick out & can be used to lash out at any perceived threat as the fish thrashes its tail about.
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siddharthx posted a photo: The black drongo (Dicrurus macrocercus) is a small Asian passerine bird of the drongo family Dicruridae. It is a common resident breeder in much of tropical southern Asia from southwest Iran through India and Sri Lanka east to southern China and Indonesia. It is a wholly black bird with a distinctive forked tail and measures 28 cm (11 in) in length. It feeds on insects, and is common in open agricultural areas and light forest throughout its range, perching…
Medium: kauri, painted MDF base, fibreglass rod, hematite eyes. Size: 6 x 10 x 5 inches incl base . A large tropical seabird seen mainly in the Gulf of Mexicio, along the Florida coast and occasionally on the the California coast. With a very long thin pointed, deeply forked tail and a long hooked bill, frigate birds are usually seen soaring high over the ocean or pursuing other seabirds forcing them to drop their food, which they catch in mid-air.