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The following is a list of animals that can appear in Far Cry Primal. The name of the animal, if any, as it appears in-game or in official documentation, is on the far left, followed by the common name and scientific name (binomial name) of the species it likely represents or is based on. A description follows this - if there is one.

Extinct Edit

  • Mammoth – the Woolly Mammoth (Mammuthus primigenius
  • Sabretooth Tiger – Sabre-Toothed Cat (Smilodon populator
  • Woolly Rhino – (Coelodonta antiquitatis festivities)
  • Tall Elk – the Irish Elk (Megaloceros giganteus)
  • Cave Bear – (Ursus spelaeus)
  • Wolf – the Dire Wolf (Canis dirus)
  • cave hyena (crocuta crocuta spelaea)
  • Cave Lion – the Eurasian Cave Lion (Panthera spelaea)
  • Tapir – a European tapir probably meant to represent the Auvergne Tapir (Tapirus arvernensis)
  • Jaguar – the European Jaguar (Panthera "onca" gombaszoegensis)
  • Dhole – the European Dhole (Xenocyon lycanoides)
  • Crocodile – a European population of the genus (Crocodylus)
  • Demon Fish – Based on Goliath Tigerfish (Hydrocynus goliath) – Fictional species also seen in Far Cry 4

Modern Edit

Mammals Edit

  • Badger – the European Badger (Meles meles)
  • Brown Bear – (Ursus arctos)
  • Leopard the Snow Leopard (Panthera uncia
  • Yak – (Bos grunniens)
  • Boar – the Wild Boar (Sus scrofa)
  • Deer – the Red Deer (Cervus elaphus) and the Fallow Deer (Dama dama)
  • Goat – the Wild Goat (Capra aegagrus)
  • Monkey – a Macaque of the genus (Macaca)
  • Rat – the Brown Rat (Rattus norvegicus)
  • Bat – the Common Noctule (Nyctalus noctula)

Birds Edit

  • Owl – the Eurasian Eagle-Owl (Bubo bubo)
  • Eagle – the White-tailed Eagle (Haliaeetus albicilla)
  • Vulture – the White-Rumped Vulture (Gyps bengalensis)
  • Raven – the Common Raven (Corvus corax)
  • Chicken – the Wild Chicken (Gallus gallus)
  • Snow Bird – the Tibetan Snowfowl (Tetraogallus tibetanus)

Reptiles Edit

  • Tortoise – the Russian Tortoise (Testudo horsfieldii)
  • Adder – the European Adder (Vipera berus)

Invertebrates Edit

  • Beehive – the Western Honey Bee (Apis mellifera) – Often found near Brown Bears. Throwable.
  • Firefly – the Common Firefly (Photinus pyralis) – Seen floating above tall grass. More easily visible at night.

Easter Egg Edit

Great Beasts Edit

  • Bloodtusk Mammoth – A particularly large bull mammoth, with an 'ashy' colouration.
  • Snowblood Wolf – A white wolf with blue eyes, and red blood stains on its muzzle and chest fur.
  • Bloodfang Sabretooth – Larger and more powerful than a normal Sabretooth. Has a distinctive striped back, similar to that of a Tasmanian Tiger's (Thylacinus cynocephalus).
  • Great Scar Bear – An unusually large Cave Bear with many scars from past battles marring it's body.