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Echidnas do not tolerate extreme temperatures; they use caves and rock crevices to shelter from harsh weather conditions.
Some predators include wild cats, foxes, domestic dogs and goannas.Though most findings from genetics studies (especially those concerning nuclear genes) are in agreement with the paleontological findings, some results from other techniques and sources, like mitochondrial DNA, are in slight disagreement with findings from fossils.Molecular clock data suggest echidnas split from platypuses between 19 and 48 million years ago, and that platypus-like fossils dating back to over 112.5 million years ago therefore represent basal forms, rather than close relatives of the modern platypus.Puggles will stay within their mother's den for up to a year before leaving. During mating, the heads on one side "shut down" and do not grow in size; the other two are used to release semen into the female's two-branched reproductive tract.Each time it copulates, it alternates heads in sets of two.
They have elongated and slender snouts that function as both mouth and nose.