FaunaFigures Fishes are back with a new species–Polypterus oranatipinnis! And answering the question, why bichirs?
Replica Toy Fish company is no more…but they’ve started a new line of fish figures called Toy Fish Factory! And they are just as great!
I became a shark fanatic. I hunted down any other book I could find–there wasn’t much. I wanted to see live sharks (hard to do on the Canadian prairies). I wanted everything to have sharks on them (a rarity in those days). And I watched whatever I could that had sharks in them.
Released in 2014 as part of their Incredible Creatures series, Safari released what may be a very long overdue figure–a piranha. This is especially surprising given how this fish is very well-known to aquarium keepers, fish and river enthusiasts, and horror and adventure story fans. And of course viewers of the show River Monsters, where […]
First off, I want to say thank you and hello to everyone who has come by the site and liked FaunaFigures on Facebook. It’s been just over a year now, and it’s great to see the response. It is also motivating me to try and incorporate more content and posts to give you all reasons […]
Some of the newest models to hit the Fauna Figures shelves. All fantastic figures, and great for education, collection or play.
I love this line of figures. I am a big fan of what this company is trying to do. And they are very well made.
Not going to lie, I think that hyenas are among my favourite animals of all time, hands down (notice the logo up there?). They have a fossil history that I find surprising (and disappointingly diverse, given the mere 4 living species today) while their social behaviour and adaptability make them admirable and terrifying in equal […]
For the first featured Fauna Figures creature I have chosen to look closer at the GeoWorld Falcarius, released as part of the Jurassic Hunters 2nd Expedition. Why Falcarius? Because I’d never heard of this dinosaur until I saw it listed, so I had to learn more about it! It turns out that Falcarius is a […]
Welcome to the Fauna Figures blog, which is meant to work alongside the Fauna Figures online store. What is the purpose of the blog and store? Well, I have been an avid collector of modern and prehistoric animal models and figures for as long as I can remember. Since my early days (over 20 years […]