Animals

Classifications of Animals:

Mammals  –  Reptiles  –  Birds  –  Fish  –  Insects  –  Amphibians

MammalsIMG_3083

Fur or hair

VertebraeIMG_2829

Females feed babies with milk

Breathe air

Give birth to live young

Warm-bloodedIMG_2850IMG_5526

Examples:  human, horse, ox (cow & bull), donkey, goat, dog, cat, deer, fox, moose, water buffalo, giraffe, bison,IMG_5314

 

 


 

Reptiles

Scales or dry skin

Lay eggs

Cold-blooded

Breathe air

Examples:  snake, lizard, crocodile, alligator, gecko, chameleon,

 


 

BirdsIMG_1832 IMG_1851IMG_1858 IMG_1865 IMG_1864 IMG_1869IMG_1887IMG_1903

Feathers and wings

Lay eggs

Breathe air

Examples:  eagle, crow, flamingo, chicken, sparrow, vulture, falcon, condor, penguin

 


 

Fish

Scales, fins, tails

Cold-blooded

Lay eggs

Live in water

Examples: salmon, trout, tuna, goldfish, beta, clownfish, sardine, catfish, angelfish

 


 

AmphibiansIMG_1133

Begin life in water, live on land when matureIMG_1138

Begin life with gills, develop lungs

Lay eggs

Examples:  frog, toad, newt, salamander

 

 


 


 

InsectsVersion 2

Six legs, some have wingsIMG_0611

Exoskeleton

Lay eggs

Examples: ant, fly, bee, cricket, grasshopper, butterfly, moth, ladybug, mosquitoIMG_0534

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