The Upland Tropical Rain Forest exhibit is temporarily closed through Fall 2022.
Whether they’re finned or scaled, deep-sea swimmers or treetop dwellers, each one of the thousands of animals at the National Aquarium has a unique story to tell.
These sharks can grow up to 6 feet long.
The blue blubber jelly feeds primarily on zooplankton.
An adult frog has a body about 2 inches long.
These birds nest in burrows that they excavate in the ground
The broad-shelled turtle can tuck its neck and head under the leading edge of its carapace, or upper shell.
The clearnose skate is flat and shaped like a rhombus, with a pointed snout, two pectoral fins and a tail ending in two small dorsal fins.
Lures its prey using the tip of its tail as bait.
This species is Maryland's state reptile.
This fish grows approximately 6 to 8 inches in height and length.