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110 terms
Birds (Zoology)
Black and white warbler
Cerulean Warbler
Yellow rumped warbler
Yellowthroat
Black and white warbler
Cerulean Warbler
50 terms
Zoology--Birds
Order Anseriformes
Order Galliformes
Order Gaviiformes
Order Podicipediformes
geese, swans, ducks... -Dabblers dunk under the water to retriev…
chicken-like birds; pheasants, turkeys, prairie chickens
loons... -Aquatic diving birds... Bones are solid to enable easier…
Grebes... -Aquatic diving birds with lobed toes... Primarily feed o…
Order Anseriformes
geese, swans, ducks... -Dabblers dunk under the water to retriev…
Order Galliformes
chicken-like birds; pheasants, turkeys, prairie chickens
24 terms
zoology | birds
eastern bluebird (state bird)
american kestrel
american robin
bald eagle
eastern bluebird (state bird)
american kestrel
24 terms
zoology birds
eastern bluebird (state bird)
american kestrel
american robin
bald eagle
eastern bluebird (state bird)
american kestrel
29 terms
Zoology Birds
Northern Cardinal
American Robin
Blue Jay
Mourning Dove
(male)
Northern Cardinal
(male)
American Robin
29 terms
Zoology Birds
feathers
forelimbs
hindlimbs
organ
What is the main characteristic of all birds?
What are modified into wings ( although they are not used for…
What are adapted for walking, swimming, or perching?
Birds have the greatest development of what system just like…
feathers
What is the main characteristic of all birds?
forelimbs
What are modified into wings ( although they are not used for…
44 terms
Zoology - Birds
Mourning Dove
California Towhee
California Quail
Robin
Mourning Dove
California Towhee
120 terms
Zoology Birds
Black and White Warbler
Cerulean Warbler
yellow- rumped warbler
yellowthroat
Black and White Warbler
Cerulean Warbler
23 terms
Zoology - Birds
Struthioniformes
Anseriformes
Passeriformes
Piciformes
ostrich, emus, kiwis, rheas
ducks, geese, swans
Songbirds
woodpeckers, toucans
Struthioniformes
ostrich, emus, kiwis, rheas
Anseriformes
ducks, geese, swans
120 terms
Zoology Birds
Black and White Warbler
Cerulean Warbler
Yellow-rumped warbler
Yellowthroat
Black and White Warbler
Cerulean Warbler
50 terms
Birds- Zoology
Common Loon
American White Pelican
Double-crested Cormorant
Tundra Swan
Common Loon
American White Pelican
Zoology Birds
House Finch
Carolina Chickadee
Tufted Titmouse
American Coot
...
House Finch
Carolina Chickadee
...
76 terms
Zoology-Birds
Egg tooth
yolk sac
molting
air sacs
special structure in chick's beak to crack through the shell
membranous sac containing yolk
process of feather replacement
lung compartment; increase oxygen intake for birds
Egg tooth
special structure in chick's beak to crack through the shell
yolk sac
membranous sac containing yolk
38 terms
BIRDS:Zoology
Aves
Feathers
Ratite
Carinate
a class of vertebrates comprising the birds.
one of the horny structures forming the principal covering of…
having a flat, unkeeled sternum, as an ostrich, cassowary, em…
Having a keel, in particular the flying birds. Deep ridge on…
Aves
a class of vertebrates comprising the birds.
Feathers
one of the horny structures forming the principal covering of…
63 terms
Zoology Birds
Egg Tooth
Yolk sac
Molting
Air sacs
Structure in beak that breaks and tears through shell
Sac containing yolk in embryo
Process of feather replacement
Structures that increase the amount of oxygen taken in by birds
Egg Tooth
Structure in beak that breaks and tears through shell
Yolk sac
Sac containing yolk in embryo
64 terms
Zoology (Birds)
Who are birds closely related to?
Characteristics of Class Aves
Body
Limbs
Reptiles
- body... - limbs... - epidermis... - skeleton... - nervous system... - circ…
4 major regions (head, neck, trunk, tail)
front limbs -flight ... rear limbs - walking, perching, swimming
Who are birds closely related to?
Reptiles
Characteristics of Class Aves
- body... - limbs... - epidermis... - skeleton... - nervous system... - circ…
33 terms
Zoology birds
List and define the two types of feath…
Digestive structure order
4 char of altricial birds
Kinds of altricial birds
Contour feathers : used to fly. Also reffered to as the quil…
Mouth, estophagus, crop, provetriculus, gizzard, pyloric valv…
Lay fewer than 6 eggs, born small n weak, foster parent techn…
Perching birds water birds birds of prey flightless birds
List and define the two types of feath…
Contour feathers : used to fly. Also reffered to as the quil…
Digestive structure order
Mouth, estophagus, crop, provetriculus, gizzard, pyloric valv…
62 terms
Zoology Birds
feathers
forelimbs
hindlimbs
organ
What is the main characteristic of all birds?
What are modified into wings ( although they are not used for…
What are adapted for walking, swimming, or perching?
Birds have the greatest development of what system just like…
feathers
What is the main characteristic of all birds?
forelimbs
What are modified into wings ( although they are not used for…
53 terms
Birds- Zoology
animal
chordate
aves
columbidae
kingdom
phylum
class
family
animal
kingdom
chordate
phylum
23 terms
Zoology Birds
penguins
kingfishers
ostriches
emus,cassowaries
sphenisciformes
coraciiformes
struthioniformes
casuariiformes
penguins
sphenisciformes
kingfishers
coraciiformes
38 terms
Zoology birds
Flight muscles
Flightless birds
Penguins
Erythrocytes
25% of body weight
Keel-less with flat sternam
Heavier bones then flying birds
Keep nuclei like reptiles, not like mammals
Flight muscles
25% of body weight
Flightless birds
Keel-less with flat sternam
17 terms
Zoology Birds
feathers
Quill
shaft
Barbs
Distinguishing characteristic of birds
a stiff, sharp hair or spine like the pointed end of a feather
Long, slender portion of a long bone
These columns of feather sheaths cornify and develope into th…
feathers
Distinguishing characteristic of birds
Quill
a stiff, sharp hair or spine like the pointed end of a feather
45 terms
Zoology Birds
Aves
Archaeopteryx
Feathers
Down Feather
Have feathers, evolved from reptiles, the same lineage as din…
150 million years old, reptilians and avian features, oldest…
evolved from reptilian scales, thermoregulation and flight
Soft, Undermost, Baby Birds
Aves
Have feathers, evolved from reptiles, the same lineage as din…
Archaeopteryx
150 million years old, reptilians and avian features, oldest…
34 terms
Zoology Birds
Class Aves
Two groups of living birds
Feather structure
Molting of feathers
Comes from the diapsid Archosaur lineage 150 mya when Archaeo…
Paleognathae: large, flightless birds often called ratite, ha…
light weight but tough, consists of hollow quill or calamus e…
feather develops from epidermal elevation overlying a nourish…
Class Aves
Comes from the diapsid Archosaur lineage 150 mya when Archaeo…
Two groups of living birds
Paleognathae: large, flightless birds often called ratite, ha…
28 terms
Zoology: Birds
Contour Feather
Quill
Shaft
Barb/s
any of the mainly small feathers that form the outline of an…
any of the main wing or tail feathers of a bird.
...
...
Contour Feather
any of the mainly small feathers that form the outline of an…
Quill
any of the main wing or tail feathers of a bird.
20 terms
Zoology - Birds
Cere
Furcula (sing. Furculum)
Sternum
Pygostype
fleshy area of skin on the beak of a bird
the fused collarbones in a bird's skeleton; the "wishbone"
attachment point for flight muscles; the "breastbone"
terminal fused vertebrae of the spine, support tail feathers
Cere
fleshy area of skin on the beak of a bird
Furcula (sing. Furculum)
the fused collarbones in a bird's skeleton; the "wishbone"
18 terms
Zoology birds
Waterfowl
Fowl-like ground birds
"Diving" water birds
Gregarious social water birds
-short legs with webbed toes and feet ... -long necks with flat…
-Strong legs w/ heavy walking feet ... -heavy, plump breasted bo…
"Floating nests" (carry young on their backs ... Ex:loons and gr…
-short legs w/ huge long wings ... -expandable gular throat pouc…
Waterfowl
-short legs with webbed toes and feet ... -long necks with flat…
Fowl-like ground birds
-Strong legs w/ heavy walking feet ... -heavy, plump breasted bo…
19 terms
Zoology birds
Phylum
Class
Characteristics
Orders of birds
Chordata
Aves
Wings... Feathers... Light bones... Endothermic... Efficient respiration…
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Phylum
Chordata
Class
Aves
13 terms
Zoology - birds
Order Passeriformes
Order Piciformes
Order Anseriformes
Order Strigiformes
Perching songbirds
Woodpeckers, toucans, puffbirds, honeyguides
Swans, geese, ducks
Owls
Order Passeriformes
Perching songbirds
Order Piciformes
Woodpeckers, toucans, puffbirds, honeyguides
24 terms
zoology birds
Pelicaniformes
Falconiformes
Rheaiformes
Cuculiformies
Pelicans
Falcons
Rheas
Cuckoos, road runners
Pelicaniformes
Pelicans
Falconiformes
Falcons
43 terms
Zoology Birds
Birds
Feathers
Sinosauropteryx
Caudipteryx
between 9500 and 10000 species, 28 orders
warmth and attracting a mate
downy-like shafts
symmetrical feathers on wings and tails
Birds
between 9500 and 10000 species, 28 orders
Feathers
warmth and attracting a mate
35 terms
Zoology Birds
Class Aves
Organs
Bones
Skeleton
Feathers ... No teeth ... Flexible long neck ... Scales on legs ... Bones…
Body weight is reduced by reducing or lose certain structures…
Air cavities reduced the weight of the bone without sacrifici…
Enlarged sternum ... -flight muscle attachment (breast) ... Long ne…
Class Aves
Feathers ... No teeth ... Flexible long neck ... Scales on legs ... Bones…
Organs
Body weight is reduced by reducing or lose certain structures…
20 terms
Zoology - birds
Spheniscormes
Falconiformes
Galliformes
Anseriformes
Penguins! (Flightless birds adapted to life in Antarctica.) 🐧…
Falcon! Eagle! (Birds of prey.) 🐦
Turkey! Chicken! (Game bird.) 🐥🐥🐥🐥🐥🐥
Ducks! Swans! (Waterfowl.) 🐤🐤🐤🐤🐤
Spheniscormes
Penguins! (Flightless birds adapted to life in Antarctica.) 🐧…
Falconiformes
Falcon! Eagle! (Birds of prey.) 🐦
48 terms
Zoology-Birds
What are the 3 evolutionary similariti…
What is the name of the oldest known o…
What characteristics did Archaeopteryx…
What Characteristics dis Archaeopteryx…
A. Flexible S-shaped neck... B. Unique ankle joint... C. Hollow Bones
Archaeopteryx
Feathers that covered limbs, wings, body and tail. Hollow bones
Teeth, Claws, Fore Limbs, Long, Bony Tail
What are the 3 evolutionary similariti…
A. Flexible S-shaped neck... B. Unique ankle joint... C. Hollow Bones
What is the name of the oldest known o…
Archaeopteryx
17 terms
Zoology-Birds
galliformes
cuculiformes
columbiformes
falconiformes
quail
yellow-billed cuckoo
mourning dove
hawk
galliformes
quail
cuculiformes
yellow-billed cuckoo
10 terms
Vertebrate Zoology Birds
Order Anseriformes... Family Anatidae... Ca…
Order Anseriformes... Family Anatidae... Ca…
Order Anseriformes... Family Anatidae... Ma…
Order Anseriformes... Family Anatidae... No…
...
Order Anseriformes... Family Anatidae... Ca…
...
Order Anseriformes... Family Anatidae... Ca…
25 terms
MO Birds :zoology
Blue bird
American Kestrel
American Robin
Bald eagle
Class aves
Falconifomes
Passeriformes
Falconifomes
Blue bird
Class aves
American Kestrel
Falconifomes
54 terms
Zoology birds and reptiles
turkey vulture
wood duck
mallard
great blue heron
turkey vulture
wood duck
30 terms
Zoology Birds 1-30
black and white warbler
Cerulean warbler
yellow rumped warbler
yellowthroat
black and white warbler
Cerulean warbler
29 terms
Zoology Birds 90-120
Common loon
Wood duck
Hooded Merganser
Lesser Scaup
Common loon
Wood duck
30 terms
Zoology Birds 60-90
Northern Flicker
Yellow bellied sapsucker
Downy woodpecker
hairy woodpecker
Northern Flicker
Yellow bellied sapsucker
30 terms
Zoology birds 30-60
Brown headed cowbird
red winged blackbird
Bobolink
grackle
Brown headed cowbird
red winged blackbird
Zoology recognition birds
Casuarius casuarius
Podiceps cristatus
Phalacrocorax carbo
Ardea cinerea
cassowary
great crested grebe
cormorant
grey heron
Casuarius casuarius
cassowary
Podiceps cristatus
great crested grebe
31 terms
Zoology-WI Simple Birds
Canada goose... Geese, swans, ducks
Domesticated turkey... Grouse, Turkeys, O…
Bobwhite ... New World Quail
Loons
Canada goose... Geese, swans, ducks
Domesticated turkey... Grouse, Turkeys, O…
74 terms
Birds - Field Zoology
common loon
pied-billed grebe
Canada goose
wood duck
common loon
pied-billed grebe
9 terms
Zoology Practical 4: Birds
class aves... subclass archaeornithes
class aves... subclass neornithes... superor…
class aves... subclass neornithes... superor…
class aves... subclass neornithes... superor…
class aves... subclass archaeornithes
class aves... subclass neornithes... superor…
16 terms
Zoology - Birds (Lehman)
Which (male / female) birds have more…
What are the flight feathers called?
What does amniotic egg mean?
Describe Bird Bones
Male... -to attract female
Pennaceous Feathers... -Know what they look like under microscope
Water Proof Egg
-Lightweight & strong... -Lightweight so they can fly... -Air filled
Which (male / female) birds have more…
Male... -to attract female
What are the flight feathers called?
Pennaceous Feathers... -Know what they look like under microscope
28 terms
Zoology- WI Birds
Ducks, Geese, Swans... Order: Anseriforme…
Partridges, grouse, turkeys, and quail…
New World Quail... Order: Galliformes... Fam…
Loons... Order: Gaviiformes... Family: Gavii…
Ducks, Geese, Swans... Order: Anseriforme…
Partridges, grouse, turkeys, and quail…
120 terms
Zoology Bird Lab ID
Black and white Warbler
Cerulean warbler
Yellow-rumped (myrtle) Warbler
(Common)Yellowthroat
Black and white Warbler
Cerulean warbler
77 terms
Zoology Exam- Birds
what class do birds belong to
how long ago did birds evolve
what are feathers made of and what are…
what are the 7 important characteristi…
aves
appeared 150 million years ago but are the most recently evol…
feathers contain/ made of keratin. they are essential for fli…
feathers, wings, skeleton, endothermic metabolism, unique res…
what class do birds belong to
aves
how long ago did birds evolve
appeared 150 million years ago but are the most recently evol…
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