"Animal with a long sticky tongue" crossword clue

Author: Mathew Cooper
Last Updated: 02 May 2023

Animal with a long sticky tongue NYT crossword answer is:

ANTEATER (8 letters length)

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The animal with a long sticky tongue crossword clue NYT (January 10 2023) is referring to the chameleon. This unique reptile has the ability to extend its tongue up to twice its body length to catch its prey. The tongue is covered in a sticky substance that helps the chameleon catch its food and bring it back to its mouth. Chameleons are found in tropical and subtropical climates around the world, and their long sticky tongues are an adaptation that has helped them survive in their environment.

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