Tapir is a male tapir character who appeared in JumpStart Reading for Second Graders.
Tapir has a short round brown body. Unlike most other characters, he doesn't wear anything.
Tapir is somewhat timid and nervous, but eager to help. He says that he gets lonely sometimes.
In the Game
Tapir is the guardian of the jewel room in Machu Picchu. The player must complete a puzzle when visiting for the first time to gain his approval. If the player clicks on him, he will sing "The Tapir in Machu Picchu".