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48 terms
Mammalogy Lab Exam 2
Nycticeius numeralis... evening bat
Eptesicus fuscus... big brown bat
Pipistrellus subflavus... tricolor bat
Myotis austroripatius... southeastern myo…
Nycticeius numeralis... evening bat
Eptesicus fuscus... big brown bat
mammalogy 2
paleozoic era (oldest to newest)
mesozoic era (old to new)
amniotes
two clades of amniotes
cambrian... ordovician... silurian... devonian... mississippian... pennsylva…
triassic... jurrasic... cretaceous
during the carboniferous... utilizes an egg with four extraembyo…
sauropsids... synapsids
paleozoic era (oldest to newest)
cambrian... ordovician... silurian... devonian... mississippian... pennsylva…
mesozoic era (old to new)
triassic... jurrasic... cretaceous
Mammalogy Lab 3
Monotremata
Dasyuromorphia
Diprotodontia
Cingulata
no teeth... No cranial sutures in adults... beak like rostrum... 1 pl…
typically I4/i3(except numbat)... convergent with carnivores
-have diastema... lower incisors point to anterior, sharp upper…
-homodont dentition... -no incisor or canines
Monotremata
no teeth... No cranial sutures in adults... beak like rostrum... 1 pl…
Dasyuromorphia
typically I4/i3(except numbat)... convergent with carnivores
Mammalogy Exam 3
Sciuridae
Geomyidae
Castoridae
Heteromyidae
squirrel shaped
gopher shaped
beaver shaped
pocket mice
Sciuridae
squirrel shaped
Geomyidae
gopher shaped
16 terms
Mammalogy week5 Chiroptera
Order: ... Chiroptera
Chiroptera... Emballonuridae... Balantiopter…
Chiroptera... Noctilionidae... Noctilio lepo…
Family:... Mormoopidae
Families:... Emballonuridae... Noctilionidae... Mormoopidae... Phyllostom…
Gray sac-winged bat... Gray
Greater bulldog bat... Big claws for grabbing fish
Ghost-faced bat (Mormoops megalophylla)... Davy's naked-backed b…
Order: ... Chiroptera
Families:... Emballonuridae... Noctilionidae... Mormoopidae... Phyllostom…
Chiroptera... Emballonuridae... Balantiopter…
Gray sac-winged bat... Gray
18 terms
Marine Mammalogy
Family Physeteridae
Family Kogiidae
Family Ziphiidae
Family Delphinidae
Sperm whales
Pygmy and Dwarf sperm whales
Beaked Whales
Marine dolphins
Family Physeteridae
Sperm whales
Family Kogiidae
Pygmy and Dwarf sperm whales
87 terms
Mammalogy Final Lab Exam
Scapanus sp.
Neurotrichus gibbsii
Sorex sp.
Lepus californicus
Mole... -Zygomatic arch present... -11 cheek teeth
American shrew mole... -Zygomatic arch present... -8-9 cheek teeth…
Shrew... -No zygomatic arch... -5-6 teeth on lower jaw... -Teeth usual…
Black-tailed jackrabbit... -Supraorbital process more broad +/-…
Scapanus sp.
Mole... -Zygomatic arch present... -11 cheek teeth
Neurotrichus gibbsii
American shrew mole... -Zygomatic arch present... -8-9 cheek teeth…
17 terms
Mammalogy teeth
plagiaulacoid
dilambdodont
zalambdodont
carnassial pair
modified P3 of macropodids
plagiaulacoid
modified P3 of macropodids
dilambdodont
Mammalogy - Scientific Names
Didelphis virginiana
Sorex cinereus
Sorex dispar
Sorex funeus
Order: Didelphimoria... Family: Didelphidae... Home: Den (possibly…
Order: Soricomorpha... Family: Soricidae... Home: Nest... Habitat: For…
Order: Soricomophora... Family: Soricidae... Home: Nest... Habitat: Fo…
Order: Soricomophora... Family: Soricidae... Home: Nest... Habitat: Sh…
Didelphis virginiana
Order: Didelphimoria... Family: Didelphidae... Home: Den (possibly…
Sorex cinereus
Order: Soricomorpha... Family: Soricidae... Home: Nest... Habitat: For…
26 terms
Lecture 14 Mammalogy
1. An action on the part of one organi…
1. A behavior pattern that is specific…
1. Priming pheramones- Produce a gener…
1. Helps sense pheramones (Jacobson's…
Define Communication
Define Display
Define Pheramones
Define Flehmen response
1. An action on the part of one organi…
Define Communication
1. A behavior pattern that is specific…
Define Display
20 terms
Lecture 17 Mammalogy
1. Biological community: populations o…
Patterns of species composition and ab…
How everything works together
A general view of the whole
What is the difference between a biological community and an…
Define Community Structure
Define Community Ecology
Define Syntopic
1. Biological community: populations o…
What is the difference between a biological community and an…
Patterns of species composition and ab…
Define Community Structure
Mammalogy orders
Prototheria
Monotremata
Ornithochynchidae
Tachyglossidae
Subclass. (Order Monotremata)
Order. (ornithochynchidae) Pectoral girdle with large procora…
Family (Bird Bill) PLATYPUS. No teeth (but has bony plates) p…
Family. (fast tongue) ECHIDNAS. No teeth, premaxillae separat…
Prototheria
Subclass. (Order Monotremata)
Monotremata
Order. (ornithochynchidae) Pectoral girdle with large procora…
31 terms
Mammalogy midterm
evolution of trophoblast
Marsupials trophoblast
eutherian trophoblast
zona pellucida
outer layer of blastocyst, prevents immunorejection between m…
developing embryo protected by shell membrane, later in devel…
lack shell membrane, in early development the zygote is prote…
non cellular layer
evolution of trophoblast
outer layer of blastocyst, prevents immunorejection between m…
Marsupials trophoblast
developing embryo protected by shell membrane, later in devel…
38 terms
Origins to mammalogy
Why study mammalogy?
Taxonomy
Taxon
Linnaeus
Preactical knoweldge. Inproved meat/milk/ fur production. Inf…
Ordering species into groups and naming groups
A distinct group
A Swedish naturalist, modern taxonomy
Why study mammalogy?
Preactical knoweldge. Inproved meat/milk/ fur production. Inf…
Taxonomy
Ordering species into groups and naming groups
30 terms
Mammalogy Lab Quiz 2
Nasal process or branch
Palatal process or branch
Postorbital process
Supraorbital process
Long thin projection of the bone
Usually forms a point- originates from the frontal bone
Forming a wing-like structure over the orbit and temporal fos…
Nasal process or branch
Long thin projection of the bone
Palatal process or branch
18 terms
Mammalogy Final Review Study Guide
Kin Selection
Sexual Selection
Hologenome Selection
Social Systems
Natural selection that favors altruistic behaviors by enhanci…
A form of natural selection in which individuals with certain…
Natural selection acts on the unit of a host plus its associa…
Sociality Asociality Eusociality
Kin Selection
Natural selection that favors altruistic behaviors by enhanci…
Sexual Selection
A form of natural selection in which individuals with certain…
25 terms
Mammalogy 3
Commensalism
Red Queen
Arms race
Coevolution
A relationship between two organisms in which one organism be…
organisms must adapt, evolve, and... proliferate not only to rep…
adaptation in one lineage (either... predators or prey) gives ri…
simultaneous, interdependent evolution of two species that in…
Commensalism
A relationship between two organisms in which one organism be…
Red Queen
organisms must adapt, evolve, and... proliferate not only to rep…
Mammalogy Practical
Subclass of echidnas and platypus
Order of echidnas and platypus
Family of echidnas
Short-beaked echidna
Prototheria
Monotremata
Tachyglossidae
Tachyglossus aculeatu
Subclass of echidnas and platypus
Prototheria
Order of echidnas and platypus
Monotremata
51 terms
Mammalogy 1
Cladogram
Clade
amnion
Homeothermy
A diagram that is based on patterns of shared, derived traits…
A group of species that includes an ancestral species and all…
Membrane that encloses the embryo in protective amniotic fluid
near-constant body temperature
Cladogram
A diagram that is based on patterns of shared, derived traits…
Clade
A group of species that includes an ancestral species and all…
17 terms
Mammalogy: Teeth Terminology
carnassial
secodont
zalambdodont
dilambdodont
emphasis on shearing (carnassial pair - P4/m1)
enlarged and blade-like teeth especially adapted for slicing…
molars have three cusps, one larger on the lingual side and t…
molars have a distinct W shape
carnassial
emphasis on shearing (carnassial pair - P4/m1)
secodont
enlarged and blade-like teeth especially adapted for slicing…
83 terms
mammalogy final
3 notable reptilian features
bones going up the front of the stomac…
in what order can you find the epipubi…
3 morphological features of monotremata
1. reproductive tract structure... 2. young hatch from eggs... 3. b…
epipubic bone
monotremata
1. epipubic bone... 2. large, hornlike spur on the ankle (male)…
3 notable reptilian features
1. reproductive tract structure... 2. young hatch from eggs... 3. b…
bones going up the front of the stomac…
epipubic bone
23 terms
Mammalogy Marsupials
Diprotodontia
Phalangeridae, Macropodidae, Vombatida…
Phalangeridae
Macropodidae
order of familiar marsupials
families within diprotodontia
family within diprotodontia, in Australia, long brown possum…
family within diprotodontia, in Australia, kangaroos, have lo…
Diprotodontia
order of familiar marsupials
Phalangeridae, Macropodidae, Vombatida…
families within diprotodontia
33 terms
Mammalogy Quiz 1
Cranium
Mandible
Braincase
Rostrum
Everything on top
lower jaw, only 2 bones
All the bone surrounding the brain
bones that form the muzzle or snout, from zygomatic arch forw…
Cranium
Everything on top
Mandible
lower jaw, only 2 bones
Mammalogy Lab
Virginia opossum
nine-banded armadillo
swamp rabbit
eastern cottontail
Order Didelphimorphia... Family Didelphidae... Didelphis virginiana
Order Cingulata... Family Dasypodidae... Dasypus novemcinctus
Order Lagomorpha... Family Leporidae... Sylvilagus aquaticus
Order Lagomorpha... Family Leporidae... Sylvilagus floridanus
Virginia opossum
Order Didelphimorphia... Family Didelphidae... Didelphis virginiana
nine-banded armadillo
Order Cingulata... Family Dasypodidae... Dasypus novemcinctus
47 terms
Mammalogy Terms
Altricial
Alveolus
Angular process
Myrmecophagy
hatched/born relatively undeveloped, requiring more parental…
cavity in which teeth exist
process posterior to ramus
ant and termite feeders
Altricial
hatched/born relatively undeveloped, requiring more parental…
Alveolus
cavity in which teeth exist
69 terms
Mammalogy 2
Mass Extinction
IUCN
Red List
Triage
Extinction rates reach a loss of over 75% of species that occ…
(International Union for the Conservation of Nature) Organiza…
Raise awareness and direct conservation action for Earth's bi…
Process of prioritizing allocation of limited resources to ma…
Mass Extinction
Extinction rates reach a loss of over 75% of species that occ…
IUCN
(International Union for the Conservation of Nature) Organiza…
Mammalogy special topics
Why we need to recognize species
Biologically species concept
Phylogenetic species concept
Genetic species concept
1. Independent evolutionary fate... 2. Measure of biodiversity a…
Mayr - 1942; if two species are interbreeding
Cracraft - 1983; Species are monophyletic groups; problem bec…
Bateson - 1909; if two organisms differ genetically they are…
Why we need to recognize species
1. Independent evolutionary fate... 2. Measure of biodiversity a…
Biologically species concept
Mayr - 1942; if two species are interbreeding
32 terms
Mammalogy Ch. 16
Order Cetacea
whale
dolphin
Mysticeti
order that includes most aquatic and marine mammals
largest of marine mammals with fusiform body form
marine mammal with fusiform body shape in Family Delphinidae
suborder including baleen whales
Order Cetacea
order that includes most aquatic and marine mammals
whale
largest of marine mammals with fusiform body form
77 terms
Mammalogy Lab Exam 3
Bovidae
Antilocapridae
Tayassuidae
Suidae
Bovidae
Antilocapridae
21 terms
Mammalogy terms
Sanguinivorous
Myrmecophagus
Procumbent teeth
Copraphagy
Blood eater
Ant-eaters
Teeth pointing forward and upward
Eats secal not fecal pellets
Sanguinivorous
Blood eater
Myrmecophagus
Ant-eaters
14 terms
Mammalogy Lecture
Characteristics of mammals (4)
Cranial features (6)
Diphyodont
Limbs and pelvic girdle
mammary glands; hair; endothermy; accessory jaw bones shifted
one temporal opening; double occipital condyle; single bone i…
two sets of teeth in lifetime
upright posture; fore-aft gait; well-developed calcaneus
Characteristics of mammals (4)
mammary glands; hair; endothermy; accessory jaw bones shifted
Cranial features (6)
one temporal opening; double occipital condyle; single bone i…
38 terms
Mammalogy Lecture Exam 2
Wing Loading
Saltatorial
Ricochetal
Aspect ratio
Mass/wing area
Jumping on two feet ex. Kangaroos
Hop on four limbs ex. bunnies
wingspan^2/wing area
Wing Loading
Mass/wing area
Saltatorial
Jumping on two feet ex. Kangaroos
52 terms
Mammalogy Terms
Acarina
acetabulum
ambulatory
angular process
order of arachnids that encompasses the chiggers, ticks, and…
socket of pelvis where femur meets
pertaining to walking
process at back of dental bone
Acarina
order of arachnids that encompasses the chiggers, ticks, and…
acetabulum
socket of pelvis where femur meets
220 terms
Mammalogy Lab Exam 2
Order: Lagomorpha (WW ex AU)... Family: L…
Order: Lagomorpha (WW ex AU)... Family: L…
Order: Lagomorpha (WW ex AU)... Family: L…
Order: Lagomorpha (WW ex AU)... Family: O…
Order: Lagomorpha (WW ex AU)... Family: L…
Order: Lagomorpha (WW ex AU)... Family: L…
Mammalogy Lecture Exam 2
Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Dise…
3 Perspectives of SCWDS
Center for Disease Control (CDC)
National Wildlife Health Center (USGS)
disease study at UGA between Vet school, SE agencies, and War…
Wildlife population - how the disease effects wildlife... Human…
main interest is human health... may do research in wildlife dis…
federal and national
Southeastern Cooperative Wildlife Dise…
disease study at UGA between Vet school, SE agencies, and War…
3 Perspectives of SCWDS
Wildlife population - how the disease effects wildlife... Human…
460 terms
Mammalogy Terminology
abdomen
abdominal cavity
abstract
Acarina
In insects, the posterior or third major division of the body…
The largest body cavity. Its contents include most of the dig…
A brief, concise statement or set of statements summarizing t…
The order of arachnids that encompasses the chiggers, ticks,…
abdomen
In insects, the posterior or third major division of the body…
abdominal cavity
The largest body cavity. Its contents include most of the dig…
Mammalogy Families
vespertilionidae
Soricidae
Mephitidae
Mustelidae
Bats
Shrews
Stink Badgers
Weasles
vespertilionidae
Bats
Soricidae
Shrews
57 terms
Mammalogy Terminology
Heterodont
Diphyodont
Endotherm
Ectotherm
Have different types of teeth in the mouth
Have 2 sets of teeth throughout their life
Heat is generated inside the body (metabolically)
Heat is generated by environment.
Heterodont
Have different types of teeth in the mouth
Diphyodont
Have 2 sets of teeth throughout their life
21 terms
Mammalogy- Cetacea
What are Cetaceans?
How are Cetaceans extreme?
What are the Mysteceti?
What are the Odontoceti?
Whales, Dolphins, and Porpoises
-They are some of the most derived mammals... - They are the lar…
The suborder containing baleen whales... Means "Mustached whales…
The suborder of toothed whales... Means "Toothed Whales"... 69 spec…
What are Cetaceans?
Whales, Dolphins, and Porpoises
How are Cetaceans extreme?
-They are some of the most derived mammals... - They are the lar…
119 terms
Mammalogy Final
Brachydont
Hypsodont
Bunodont
Selenodont
Low teeth
High teeth
Flat, rounded cusps (omnivores)
Anterior-posterior crescent-shaped cusps, dark dentine (herbi…
Brachydont
Low teeth
Hypsodont
High teeth
39 terms
Mammalogy Families
Didelphidae
Trichechidae
Dasypodidae
Hominidae
Opossums... [Order Didelphimorpha]
Manatees ... [Order Sirenia]
Armadillos ... [Order Cingulata]
Humans and Great Apes... [Order Primates]
Didelphidae
Opossums... [Order Didelphimorpha]
Trichechidae
Manatees ... [Order Sirenia]
Mammalogy orders
Monotremata
Didelphimorphia
Paucituberculata
Microbiotheria
Platypus and echidna
Opossums
Shrew or rat opossum
Montio del Monte
Monotremata
Platypus and echidna
Didelphimorphia
Opossums
43 terms
Mammalogy Lecture
Mesaxonic
Paraxonic
Astragulus
Pachyostic
Main weight passes through third limb
Main weight passes through third and fourth limb
Pulley system that helps with running in front to back motion
Dense and massive
Mesaxonic
Main weight passes through third limb
Paraxonic
Main weight passes through third and fourth limb
Mammalogy Lecture Exam 1
Platypus and Echidna... - epipubic bone,…
American Opossums... - didactylous, marsu…
Caenolestids
Monito del monte... - stores fat at base…
Subclass Prototheria, Order Monotremata
Superorder Ameridelphia, Order Didelphimorphia (Subclass Ther…
Superorder Ameridelphia, Order Paucituberculata (Subclass The…
Superorder Australidelphia, Order Microbiotheria (Subclass Th…
Platypus and Echidna... - epipubic bone,…
Subclass Prototheria, Order Monotremata
American Opossums... - didactylous, marsu…
Superorder Ameridelphia, Order Didelphimorphia (Subclass Ther…
26 terms
Mammalogy Rodentia Lab ID #3
Castor canadensis
Reithrodontomys humulis
Reithrodontomys flvescens
Oryzomys palustris
American Beaver
Eastern Harvest Mouse
Fulvous Harvest Mouse
Marsh Rice Rat
Castor canadensis
American Beaver
Reithrodontomys humulis
Eastern Harvest Mouse
Mammalogy families
Didelphidae
Soricidae
Talpidae
Mormoopidae
-Small incisors, long rostrum, narrow brain case, prominent s…
-upper middle incisors elongated for capture of invert. Prey…
-front feet broadened for digging... -head and for limbs modifie…
-new world only... -aerial insectivorous... -long narrow wings for…
Didelphidae
-Small incisors, long rostrum, narrow brain case, prominent s…
Soricidae
-upper middle incisors elongated for capture of invert. Prey…
90 terms
Mammalogy Species
Didelphis virginiana
Dasypus novemcinctus
Homo sapiens
Lepus californicus
Virginia opossum
Nine-banded armadillo
Humans
Black-tailed jackrabbit
Didelphis virginiana
Virginia opossum
Dasypus novemcinctus
Nine-banded armadillo
15 terms
Mammalogy Definitions
Taxonomy
Distribution
Ecology
Populations
description of different species, naming, classification, and…
determination of the past and present ranges
relationships of mammals
game management, fluctuation in numbers,... and regulation of nu…
Taxonomy
description of different species, naming, classification, and…
Distribution
determination of the past and present ranges
34 terms
Mammalogy Orders
Class Mammalia
Order Monotremata
Order Didelphimorphia
Order Paucituberculata
-Endothermic... -Viviparous... -Hair... -Mammary Glands... -External ear,…
-Echnidas, duck billed platypus... -Oviparous... -Cloaca, one tract…
-Opossums... -Most generalized marsupials... -Skull with small brai…
-Shrew opossums or rat opossums... -Resemble shrews... -Feet unspec…
Class Mammalia
-Endothermic... -Viviparous... -Hair... -Mammary Glands... -External ear,…
Order Monotremata
-Echnidas, duck billed platypus... -Oviparous... -Cloaca, one tract…
11 terms
Lab 2 mammalogy
Theria... Metatheria... Didelphimorphia... Dide…
Theria... Metatheria... Didelphimorphia... Dide…
Theria... Metatheria... Didelphimorphia... Dide…
Theria... Metatheria... Dasyuromorphia... Dasyu…
American opposum
Common opposum
Four-eyed opposum
White-footed dunnart
Theria... Metatheria... Didelphimorphia... Dide…
American opposum
Theria... Metatheria... Didelphimorphia... Dide…
Common opposum
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