Giant Anteater

Myrmecophaga tridactyla

Body Length: 6–6.5'
Weight:110–121 lbs.
Geographic Distribution:Central America and northern South America
Habitat:Grasslands, woodlands, and rain forests
Wild Diet:Insects and fruit
Status in the Wild:Vulnerable
Location:Tropic World: South America

Giant anteaters use their sticky tongue, which is twice as long as their face, to capture bugs. They can eat up to 30,000 live ants every day, or more than 10 million ants in a year.