The Platypus from Schleich® WILD LIFE is an unusual mammal in that it lays eggs.
The Platypus from Schleich® WILD LIFE is one of the few egg-laying mammals. It is native to Australia.
It lives in rivers and lakes, feeding on prawns, insects and worms.
Its wide bill looks similar to that of a duck.
The bill senses the electrical signals of other animals and allows prey to be tracked down.
Compared to other mammals, the Platypus has a very low body temperature of only 32 degrees Celsius.
Schleich® figurines are modelled in the finest detail to help children learn while they play.
This item is part of the WILD LIFE theme world and is suitable for children aged 3-8
Size: 5 x 9 x 2 cm (Approx)