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Earthworm, mountain lion, sandpiper, groundhog.

  Using the name of any kind of insect or bird or animal combined with words associated with the surface of the planet (specifically NOT flora nor bodies of water), what are some species you can list similar to the examples above?

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Posted - November 17

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  • 566
    mountain goat
    rock lobster
    sand spider
    ground squirrel
    sand viper
    prairie dog This post was edited by Flint Ironstag at November 20, 2022 7:10 AM MST
      November 17, 2022 8:15 AM MST
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  • 42819
    Dang...I'll try again.

    Plains rattlesnake.
    Mountain gorilla.
    Plains garter snake.
    Rocky mountain goat.
    Ground sloth. (extinct)
    Mojave desert sidewinder.
    Rock rattler.
    Grand Canyon rattler.
      November 17, 2022 8:50 AM MST
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  • 16753
    Field mice
    Dirt dauber
    Mountain lion

      November 18, 2022 7:19 AM MST
    1

  • 50707
    Mountain Lion is already listed in the original question. Grrrrrrr.
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      November 18, 2022 7:49 AM MST
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  • 9315
    Cairn terrier
    Mudpuppy
    Sand cat
    Burnese mountain dog
    Lowland gorilla
    Stone crab
    Sandhill crane
    Mudskipper
    Land shark 

      November 19, 2022 5:03 PM MST
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  • 15499
    Pit viper
      November 20, 2022 7:02 AM MST
    3

  • 30135
    Snow leopard
    Snow Owl
    Grass snake
    Mountain Goat
      November 20, 2022 8:50 AM MST
    1

  • 50707

     

      Snow is a weather phenomenon that covers the surface, it does not comprise the surface. Two entries disqualified. 

      November 20, 2022 8:01 PM MST
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  • 3538
    Sand Martin (a bird species that burrows into soft, sandy cliffs)

    A bit off-title but the Mason Bee is that bird's apian equivalent!

    Rockhopper Penguin

    Violet Ground Beetle

    Sand Lizard
      November 24, 2022 9:08 AM MST
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