Kingdom Animalia Mr. Nichols PHHS. Organism of the Day!. Horror/Hairy Frog: Trichobatrachus robustus
~Invertebrate Phylum Arthropoda ~
is divided into 3 classes
Arachnida – spiders, scorpions, ticks, mites
Merostomata – horseshoe crabs
Pycnogonida – sea spiders
~ Characteristics ~
Eukaryotic with no cell walls
Node: DinosauriaSuborder: Theropoda
unranked: Core eudicots
Species: D. muscipula
A desert locust swarm can be 460 square miles in size and pack between 40 and 80 million locusts into less than half a square mile. Each locust can eat its weight in plants each day, so a swarm of such size would eat 423 million pounds of plants every day.
There are such living things on Earth, the oldest of which is aptly named Methuselah, a 14,800-year-old Great Basin Bristle-cone pine, located in Methuselah alley, Nevada. There was an older tree there named Prometheus but it had to be cut down in 1964, due to severe deterioration. This species of tree is thought to be the longest lived of all, but there are many other ancient varieties.
scallops and mussels
Murder Mystery:An Update
Kevin Baker found dead in a plane crash on Feb 1st. 2013