platypus

Mammals Review Guide

Know the classification system of mammals: Kingdom ________________, Phylum ____________, Subphylum _____________ Class ______________

Terms

1. Mammary glands _______________________
2. Endotherm __________________________
3. Placenta __________________________
4. Incisors __________________________
5. Molars __________________________
6. Canines __________________________
7. Subcutaneous fat _____________________
8. Homeostasis __________________________
9. Rumen __________________________
10. Diaphragm __________________________
11. Cerebral cortex ______________________
12. Convergent Evolution __________________
13. Primate __________________________
14. Binocular vision ______________________
15. Prosimian __________________________
16. Anthropoid __________________________
17. Prehensile __________________________
18. Hominid __________________________
19. Opposable thumb ____________________
20. Bipedal _____________________________

Orders - know the main characteristics of each order and what animals belong to that order

Chiroptera _____________________________
Rodentia _____________________________
Insectivora _____________________________
Carnivora _____________________________
Primate _____________________________
Artiodactyla _____________________________
Perissodactyla _____________________________
Cetacea _____________________________
Lagomorpha _____________________________
Sirena _____________________________
Proboscidea _____________________________
Marsupial _____________________________
Monotreme _____________________________
Xenarthran_____________________________