Animals with the Mostest: Biggest, Fastest, Most...Eyes

Can you name the top animals in each category? Living species unless otherwise indicated. Some are difficult, but full name is usually unnecessary (e.g. 'horse' would be accepted for 'Arabian horse') so guess if you don't know. Feedback welcome!
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Last updated: January 25, 2016
First submittedJanuary 24, 2016
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Biggest land animal
African bush elephant - 10.4 tonnes (11.6 tons)
Biggest animal ever (hint: think marine)
Blue whale - 190 tonnes (212 tons), 30 m (98 ft) long, although longer unweighed specimen was 33.4 m (110 ft)
Biggest invertebrate
Colossal squid (estimated) or giant squid (verified)
Biggest dolphin
Orca - length: 9.7 m (32 ft), weight: 10 tonnes (11.2 short tons)
Biggest hummingbird
Giant hummingbird - 24 g (0.85 oz)
Heaviest bird
Common ostrich - 130 kg (287lb)
Widest wingspan in the Western Hemisphere
Andean condor- 310 cm (10.17 ft)
Widest wingspan overall
Wandering albatross - 3.7 m (12 ft 2 in)
Smallest bird
Bee hummingbird - 5.7cm tall (2.2")
Smallest mammal by skull size
Kitti's hog-nosed bat a.k.a. bumblebee bat - 11 mm (0.4")
Smallest monkey
Pygmy marmoset -120 grams (4 oz)
Fastest land animal
Cheetah - 120.7 km/h (75.0 mph)
Fastest member of the animal kingdom overall
Peregrine falcon - 389 km/h (242 mph) in a dive
Fastest wingbeater (bird)
Ruby-throated hummingbird - 200 beats/sec (during courtship)
Fastest heartbeat
Etruscan shrew - 1200 beats/min
Fastest puncher (hint: marine)
Mantis shrimp - 80 km/h (50 mph)
Farthest migrator
Arctic tern - zigzag Greenland to Antarctica: 40,000 km (24,000 mi) per year
Deepest diving bird
Thick-billed murre - 210 m (690 ft)
Farthest mammalian jumper (for its body size)
Kangaroo rat - 2.75 m (9 feet), 27x body length
Farthest carnivorous jumper (for its body size)
Flea - 200x body length and 150x body height
Highest blood pressure
Giraffe - 5.88 m (19.3 ft)
Longest-lived animal (excluding colonial animals like slimemolds)
Ocean quahog clam - specimen nicknamed 'Ming' was 507 yrs old
Most legs
Illacme plenipes millipede - 750 legs
Most eyes on land
Spider - 8
Most eyes in the sea
Scallop - over 110
Most photoreceptors (hint: marine)
Tridachna gigas clam - thousands
Strongest snake
Green anaconda
Most dangerous snake
Black mamba or coastal taipan
Most venomous octopus
Blueringed octopus
Most poisonous cuttlefish (but most fun cephalopod at a party!)
Flamboyant cuttlefish
Non-human animal that kills the most humans annually
Mosquito - 2 to 3 million people/year
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Level 44
May 8, 2016
Great quiz, but tricky!
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Level 76
May 9, 2016
Glad you enjoyed it :)
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Level 33
Jun 17, 2018
very interesting. not sure need the yellow to answers. I typed albatross a couple of times. :)
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Level 76
Jul 3, 2018
I wanted to prevent random animal guessing :)
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Level 83
Dec 6, 2020
I got two that have only been guessed correctly 2% of the time so far! Exciting :)
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Level 76
Dec 11, 2020
Impressive!!