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Classification of Animals. © Diane Hawkins Graphics by kind permission from PC Advisor - 10,000 Clipart March 1999 Cover CD ROM. Classification of Animals. Scientists have divided the Animal Kingdom into two main groups:. vertebrates (animals with a backbone). and.

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classification of animals

Classification of Animals

© Diane Hawkins

Graphics by kind permission from PC Advisor -

10,000 Clipart March 1999 Cover CD ROM

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Classification of Animals

Scientists have divided the Animal Kingdom into two main groups:

vertebrates (animals with a backbone)

and

invertebrates (animals without a backbone)

vertebrates
Vertebrates

Animals with backbones can be divided into five more groups:

Mammals

Birds

Reptiles

Amphibians

Fish

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Invertebrates

Animals without a backbone.

vertebrates5
Vertebrates

Animals with a backbone.

mammals
Mammals
  • Give birth to live young.
  • Feed their babies with their own milk.
  • Are more or less covered with hair.
  • Are warm-blooded.
birds
Birds
  • Have feathers.
  • Lay eggs.
  • Are warm-blooded.
reptiles
Reptiles
  • Are cold-blooded.
  • Lay eggs.
  • Have a dry skin covered with scales.
amphibians
Amphibians
  • Are cold-blooded.
  • Lay eggs.
  • Have a smooth, moist skin.
  • Are able to live on land as well as in the water.
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Fish
  • Are cold-blooded.
  • Lay eggs (but some do give birth to live young).
  • Have a moist skin covered in scales.
  • Breathe through gills.
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What am I?Mammal, Bird, Fish, Amphibian or Reptile?

I am a mammal. My body is warm and furry.I feed my babies on milk. I give birth to live young.

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What am I?Mammal, Bird, Fish, Amphibian or Reptile?

I am a mammal. My body is covered in hair, or fur.I feed my babies on milk. I give birth to live young.

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What am I?Mammal, Bird, Fish, Amphibian or Reptile?

I am an amphibian. My body is moist and smooth. I lay eggs. I like to live in or near to water.

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What am I?Mammal, Bird, Fish, Amphibian or Reptile?

I am a bird. My body is warm and covered with feathers. I lay eggs which hatch out into chicks.

what am i mammal bird fish amphibian or reptile
What am I?Mammal, Bird, Fish, Amphibian or Reptile?

Although I have wings, I am in fact a mammal. My body is covered in hair, not feathers.I feed my babies on milk. I do not lay eggs.

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What am I?Mammal, Bird, Fish, Amphibian or Reptile?

I am a mammal. If you stand very close to me, you will see I have hairs on my body.I feed my babies on milk. I do not lay eggs.

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What am I?Mammal, Bird, Fish, Amphibian or Reptile?

I am a reptile. My body is covered in dry scales. I lay eggs.

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What am I?Mammal, Bird, Fish, Amphibian or Reptile?

I am a bird. My body is warm and covered with feathers. I lay eggs which hatch out into chicks.

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What am I?Mammal, Bird, Fish, Amphibian or Reptile?

I am a fish. My body is cold to touch and is covered in scales. I lay eggs. I use gills to breathe with under water.

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What am I?Mammal, Bird, Fish, Amphibian or Reptile?

I am a reptile. My body is covered in dry scales. I lay eggs.

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What am I?Mammal, Bird, Fish, Amphibian or Reptile?

I am an amphibian. My body is moist and smooth. I lay eggs. I like to live in or near to water.

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What am I?Mammal, Bird, Fish, Amphibian or Reptile?

I am a mammal. My body is warm and furry.I feed my babies on milk. I give birth to live young.

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What am I?Mammal, Bird, Fish, Amphibian or Reptile?

I am a reptile. My body is covered in dry scales. I lay eggs.

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What am I?Mammal, Bird, Fish, Amphibian or Reptile?

I am a fish. My body is cold to touch and is covered in scales. I lay eggs. I use gills to breathe with under water.

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