Skip navigation

Manage categories


Create and manage categories in All animal life. Removing a category will not remove content.

Categories in All animal life
Add a new category (0 remaining)

Manage Announcements


Create and manage announcements in All animal life. Try to limit the announcements to keep them useful.

Announcements in All animal life
Subject Author Date Actions

We're wild about animal life

Eurasian eagle owl, Bubo bubo.

Have a question about animal life? If you have a photograph of something you would like identified or a question about animal life you would like answered post it here.

Animal life is very diverse and includes everything from snails to snakes, elephants to echidna, and badgers to bitterns. With so much diversity, there is always something new to explore.

Sign in and ask your question

Visit the ID team at the Museum

Watch Museum films about UK wildlife

Visit another ID forum

Ask a Museum scientist for help identifying your finds and quiz them on all aspects of UK biodiversity. Just choose a forum and submit your question.



Museum ID team

These forums are looked after by scientists and experts in the Museum’s Identification and Advisory Service.

Our fossil, rock, plant and insect experts are dedicated to answering your natural history questions.

Our names on this forum are:

Former team members:

Related information