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Orders of Mammals

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Monotremata
Small brains, lay eggs, sweat milk
Monotremata
Platypus
Monotremata
Echidna
Marsupialia
Develop in pouches
Marsupialia
Kangaroo
Marsupialia
Opossum
Marsupialia
Koala
Insectivora
Sharp Claws, eat insects, small
Insectivora
Mole
Insectivora
Shrew
Insectivora
Hedgehog
Chiroptera
Flying mammals, poor eyesight, nocturnal, eat insects
Chiroptera
Bat
Edentata
small teeth, armor, small brains, large claws, lazy
Edentata
Armadillo
Edentata
Anteater
Edentata
Aardvark
Edentata
Sloth
Rodentia
Chew, 2 big incisors
Rodentia
Beaver
Rodentia
Groundhog
Rodentia
Chipmunk
Rodentia
Rat
Rodentia
Mice
Lagomorpha
Rodentlike, 4 incisors, long ears
Lagomorpha
Rabbit
Cetacea/ Sirenia
Aquatic, live in water, never go on land, flippers, fishy
Cetacea/ Sirenia
Dolphin
Cetacea/ Sirenia
Manatee
Cetacea/ Sirenia
Whale
Proboscidea
Trunk, big
Proboscidea
Elephant
Proboscidea
Mammoth
Proboscidea
Mastodon
Carnivora
Meat eaters, sharp teeth, smart
Carnivora
Lion
Carnivora
Wolf
Carnivora
Polar Bear
Carnivora
Raccoon
Perissodactyla
Odd number of toes, hooved
Perissodactyla
Donkey
Perissodactyla
Horse
Perissodactyla
Zebra
Perissodactyla
Tapir
Perissodactyla
Rhino
Artiodactyla
Hooves, even number of toes
Artiodactyla
Pig
Artiodactyla
Moose
Artiodactyla
Giraffe
Artiodactyla
Llama
Artiodactyla
Camel
Artiodactyla
Buffalo
Artiodactyla
Hippo
Artiodactyla
Elk
Artiodactyla
Cow
Primates
Tree dwellers, eyes in front, good eyesight, moderately small, prehensile hands, best brain
Primates
Spider Monkey
Primates
Chimp
Primates
Lemur
Primates
Gibbon
Primates
Humans
Primates
Orangutan