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mammals: placentals, marsupials, and monotremes
monotremes
monotrmes
monotremes
monotremes
lack teeth
lay amniotic eggs
mammary glands, but no nipples
found in new guinea and australia
monotremes
lack teeth
monotrmes
lay amniotic eggs
32 terms
Intro to Mammals, Monotrems, Marsupials
what makes a mammal
mammal hair
endothermic
Skin glands
endothermic... true live birth (most of the time)... good parental…
undercoat and guard hair... whiskers and vibrissae... spines and qu…
steady body temp.... some have a variable body temp. during hibe…
Eccrine -Watery secretions... Sebaceous -Oils secretions (sebum)…
what makes a mammal
endothermic... true live birth (most of the time)... good parental…
mammal hair
undercoat and guard hair... whiskers and vibrissae... spines and qu…
Mammal. monotremes & marsupials
Order Monotremata
Family Tachyglossidae
Family Ornithorhynchidae
echidna enclosures
one whole
echidnas
platypus
- allow digging and foraging... - artificial or natural light... -…
Order Monotremata
one whole
Family Tachyglossidae
echidnas
Monotremes and Marsupials-Orders and Families
Monotremata
Didelphimorphia
Paucituberculata
Microbiotheria
Tachyglossidae (Echidnas)... Ornithorhynchidae (Platypuses)
Didelphidae (Opossums)
Caenolestidae (Shrew Opossums)
Microbiotheriidae (Monito del Monte)
Monotremata
Tachyglossidae (Echidnas)... Ornithorhynchidae (Platypuses)
Didelphimorphia
Didelphidae (Opossums)
22 terms
Monotremes/Marsupials Orders and Families
Order Didelphimorphia, Family Didelphi…
Order Didelphimorphia, Family Caluromy…
Order Didelphimorphia, Family Glironii…
Order Paucituberculata, Family Caenole…
american possums
woolly possums
the bushy-tailed possums
the shrew/rat possums
Order Didelphimorphia, Family Didelphi…
american possums
Order Didelphimorphia, Family Caluromy…
woolly possums
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Mammals Other than monotremes/marsupials
Afrotheria
Xenarthra
Eucharchontogleres
Carnivora
aardvark, elephant shrew, tenrecs, hyrax, manatees, dugong?..…
sloths, armadillos,
insectivores: Hedgehog, moles , shrews,
synapomorphies: carnassial + caninej teeth... cats: lions, hye…
Afrotheria
aardvark, elephant shrew, tenrecs, hyrax, manatees, dugong?..…
Xenarthra
sloths, armadillos,
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Final: Aves, Monotremes, Marsupials and Small Mammals
Characteristic of Feathers
Bird characteristics shared with repti…
Groups of birds
Adaptations for flight
Made of Keratin... Evolved for Thermoregulation... Also used for fl…
amniote egg, scales on feet and legs, cloaca, single occipita…
Carinate - keeled sternum & flight (most)... Ratite - lack keele…
forelimbs modified into wings... powerful flight muscles attache…
Characteristic of Feathers
Made of Keratin... Evolved for Thermoregulation... Also used for fl…
Bird characteristics shared with repti…
amniote egg, scales on feet and legs, cloaca, single occipita…
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Mammalogy Study Guide - Monotremes + Marsupials families and orders
Platypus
Echidnas
Opossum
Dasyurids
Ornithorhynchidae
Tachyglossidae
Didelphidae
Dasyurirdae
Platypus
Ornithorhynchidae
Echidnas
Tachyglossidae
8 terms
Monotremes, Marsupials, Insectivora, Xenarthra Orders/Genus
Monotremata
Monotremata
Didelphimorphia
Didelphimorphia
Ornithorhynchus
Tachyglossus
Didelphis
Monodelphis
Monotremata
Ornithorhynchus
Monotremata
Tachyglossus
8 terms
BIOL 5580: Orders and their Families - Monotremes and Marsupials
Monotremata
Didelphimorphia
Paucituberculata
Microbiotheria
Tachyglossidae (Echidnas)... Ornithorhynchidae (Platypuses)
Didelphidae (Opossums)
Caenolestidae (Shrew Opossums)
Microbiotheriidae (Monito del Monte)
Monotremata
Tachyglossidae (Echidnas)... Ornithorhynchidae (Platypuses)
Didelphimorphia
Didelphidae (Opossums)
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Orders of Placental Mammals
Afrosoricida
Macroscelidea
Tubulidentata
Hyracoidea
Tenrecs... Golden Moles
Elephant Shrews
Aardvarks
Hyraxes
Afrosoricida
Tenrecs... Golden Moles
Macroscelidea
Elephant Shrews
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Orders of placental mammals
Rodentia
Bats
Lagomorphs
Carnivores
Rodents
Fruit bats and vampire bats
Rabbits
Racoons and skunks
Rodentia
Rodents
Bats
Fruit bats and vampire bats
40 terms
Orders of Placental mammals
Order Edentata
Order Edentata
Order Edentata
examples of order Edentata
mammals without teeth
have peg-like extensions of jaw
mostly feed on insects
armadillos, and anteaters
Order Edentata
mammals without teeth
Order Edentata
have peg-like extensions of jaw
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Orders of Placental Mammals
Afrosoricida
Macroscelidea
Tubulidentata
Hyracoidea
Tenrecs, golden moles
Elephant shrews
Aardvarks
Hyraxes
Afrosoricida
Tenrecs, golden moles
Macroscelidea
Elephant shrews
12 terms
Orders of Placental Mammals.
Rodentia
Chiroptera
Insectivora
Carnivora
Rats, Small, high metabolism, two front incisors that grow co…
Bats, only group capable of true flight.
Insect eaters, small.
Dogs, excellent senses of smell, vision and hearing.
Rodentia
Rats, Small, high metabolism, two front incisors that grow co…
Chiroptera
Bats, only group capable of true flight.
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Notes: Placental Orders for Mammals
Insectavora
Chiroptera
Rodentia
Carnivora
Insect eater; shrews and moles... a. Have long pointed snout and…
Bats... a. Winged mammals that use high pitch echolocation to lo…
Mice, squirrel, lemmings... a. Can give birth to a new litter ev…
Carnivores; dogs, hyena, bears, lion... a. Long canine teeth, st…
Insectavora
Insect eater; shrews and moles... a. Have long pointed snout and…
Chiroptera
Bats... a. Winged mammals that use high pitch echolocation to lo…
Orders of placental mammals
Monotremata
Marsupials
Proboscidea
Sirenia
platapuys, echidnas... eggs, no nipples, milk from fur
kangaroos, opossums, koalas... embryonic development in pouch
elephants... long muscular trunks, tusks, loose skin
sea cows, manatees... aquatic herbivores, finlike forelimbs and…
Monotremata
platapuys, echidnas... eggs, no nipples, milk from fur
Marsupials
kangaroos, opossums, koalas... embryonic development in pouch
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Orders of Placental Mammals
Rodentia
Chiroptera
Insectivora
Carnivora
rats, mice, squirrels
bats
shrews,moles
cats, dogs, bears, weasels
Rodentia
rats, mice, squirrels
Chiroptera
bats
18 terms
Orders of placental mammals
Insectivores
Sirenian
Cetaceans
Chiropterans
Long, narrow snouts, sharp claw; Shrews, hedgehogs, moles
Water-dwelling, slow-moving; Manatees, dugongs
Live and breed in ocean, come to surface to breathe; Whales,…
Winged, capable of true flight; Bats
Insectivores
Long, narrow snouts, sharp claw; Shrews, hedgehogs, moles
Sirenian
Water-dwelling, slow-moving; Manatees, dugongs
19 terms
Mammals: Placental Orders
Insectavora
Chiroptera
Rodentia
Carnivora
Insect eaters, shrews and moles
Bats
Mice, squirrels, lemmings
Meat eaters, dog, hyena, bears, lion
Insectavora
Insect eaters, shrews and moles
Chiroptera
Bats
19 terms
Mammals: Placental Orders
Insectavora
Chiroptera
Rodentia
Carnivora
Insect eaters, shrews and moles
Bats
Mice, squirrels, lemmings
Meat eaters, dog, hyena, bears, lion
Insectavora
Insect eaters, shrews and moles
Chiroptera
Bats
12 terms
Orders of Placental Mammals
Insectivora
Chiroptera
Primates
Xenarthra
Pointed snouts, smallest mammals, live underground
fly , nocturnal, use sonar, fruit and insect-eaters
Binocular vision, large brains, most are tree dwellers, oppos…
Toothless or peg-like teeth, insect eaters
Insectivora
Pointed snouts, smallest mammals, live underground
Chiroptera
fly , nocturnal, use sonar, fruit and insect-eaters
25 terms
orders of placental mammals
Insectivora
chiroptera
primates
edentata
small, insect eating mammals with a high metabolism... ex. shrew…
flying mammals, use echo location,can be herbivorous eating n…
intelligent, opposable thumbs, form social groups, may be omn…
long snouts with no teeth, and a sticky tongue. found in, S,C…
Insectivora
small, insect eating mammals with a high metabolism... ex. shrew…
chiroptera
flying mammals, use echo location,can be herbivorous eating n…
12 terms
Zoology Orders of Placental Mammals
Pholidota
Rodentia
Hydracoidea
Proboscidea
Pangolin, looks like armadillo
Capybara, squirrels, beavers, rats, porcupines, mice, chisel-…
Rock Hyrax, Tree Hyrax, robust guinea pig
Elephants, muscular trunk, loose skin, tusks
Pholidota
Pangolin, looks like armadillo
Rodentia
Capybara, squirrels, beavers, rats, porcupines, mice, chisel-…
19 terms
Mammals: Placental Orders
Insectavora
Chiroptera
Rodentia
Carnivora
Insect eaters
Bats
Mice, squirrels, lemmings
Meat eaters
Insectavora
Insect eaters
Chiroptera
Bats
19 terms
Mammals: Placental Orders
Insectavora
Chiroptera
Rodentia
Carnivora
Insect eaters, shrews and moles
Bats
Mice, squirrels, lemmings
Meat eaters, dog, hyena, bears, lion
Insectavora
Insect eaters, shrews and moles
Chiroptera
Bats
12 terms
Orders of Placental Mammals
insectivores
sirenians
cetaceans
chiropterans
insect eaters with long narrow snouts and sharp claws for dig…
herbivores, live in rivers, bays, and warm water. large, slow…
includes whales/dolphins. must breathe air, live underwater
winged mammals/bats. only mammal capable of true flight
insectivores
insect eaters with long narrow snouts and sharp claws for dig…
sirenians
herbivores, live in rivers, bays, and warm water. large, slow…
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Orders of Placental Mammals
Insectivoral/ Insectivores
Sirenians
Cetacea/ Cetaceans
Chiropterans
insect eaters, snouts and sharp claws; includes shrews, hedge…
herbivoires; manettes, dugongs
broad flippers, nostrils represented by a single or double bl…
wings, echolocation; bats
Insectivoral/ Insectivores
insect eaters, snouts and sharp claws; includes shrews, hedge…
Sirenians
herbivoires; manettes, dugongs
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Orders of Placental Mammals
Order Insectivora
Order Chiroptera
Order Primates
Order Edentata
small, primitive mammals; 3rd largest order of mammals ... Ex:…
bones of arms and hands are elongate and slender; have flight…
increased agility in arboreal (tree dwelling) habitats; omniv…
incisors and canines absent; hind foot is four toes, forefoot…
Order Insectivora
small, primitive mammals; 3rd largest order of mammals ... Ex:…
Order Chiroptera
bones of arms and hands are elongate and slender; have flight…
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12 orders of placental mammals
Insectivora
Chiroptera
Primate
Xehathra
Shrews, hedgehogs, voles
Bats
Monkey, ape, human
Anteaters, sloths, armadillos
Insectivora
Shrews, hedgehogs, voles
Chiroptera
Bats
13 terms
Orders of Placental Mammals
Insectivora
Sirenia
Cetacea
Chiroptera
Shrews, hedgehogs; insect eaters; narrow claws for digging
Manatees,dugongs; herbivores; live in rivers, bays, and warm…
Humpback whales, dolphins; underwater life; come to surface t…
Bats; winged; eat mostly insects or fruit; 3 species; feed on…
Insectivora
Shrews, hedgehogs; insect eaters; narrow claws for digging
Sirenia
Manatees,dugongs; herbivores; live in rivers, bays, and warm…
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Classes and Orders of Placental Mammals
Class: Chondrichthyes
Class: Osteichthyes
Class: Amphibia
Class: Reptilia
(Sharks, rays, skates) ... Ectotherm (cold-blooded) ... 2 chambere…
Bony Fish... Ectotherm (cold-blooded) ... 2 chambered heart ... Extern…
Orders:... salamander... frogs/toads... caecilians ... cold-blooded ... 2 t…
Order:... lizards/ snakes... crocodilia... turtles/ tortoises... cold-blo…
Class: Chondrichthyes
(Sharks, rays, skates) ... Ectotherm (cold-blooded) ... 2 chambere…
Class: Osteichthyes
Bony Fish... Ectotherm (cold-blooded) ... 2 chambered heart ... Extern…
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Placental Mammal Orders
Rodentia
Chiroptera
Insectivora
Carnivora
teeth specialized for gnawing, incisors grow continuously... EX:…
flying mammals (membrane wing), use echo location... EX: bats
mainly eat insects, long noses... EX: shrew & mole
flesh eating hunters, large canines... EX: dog, cat, fox, lion,…
Rodentia
teeth specialized for gnawing, incisors grow continuously... EX:…
Chiroptera
flying mammals (membrane wing), use echo location... EX: bats
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Orders of Living Placental Mammals
Insectivora
Insectivora
Insectivora
Insectivora
Moles
Hedgehogs
Shrews
Nocturnal
Insectivora
Moles
Insectivora
Hedgehogs
11 terms
11 Orders of Placental Mammals
Cetacea
Artiodactyla
Perissodactyla
Carnivora
Marine, no fur, streamline bodies... ex. Whales, dolphins
Even-toed ungulates, hornes or antlers, ruminants... ex. cattle,…
Odd number toes, non-ruminants... ex. horses, rhinoceros
Meat eaters, long canines... ex. dogs, cats, weasels, minks, sto…
Cetacea
Marine, no fur, streamline bodies... ex. Whales, dolphins
Artiodactyla
Even-toed ungulates, hornes or antlers, ruminants... ex. cattle,…
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Orders of placental mammals
What are the 5 orders of placental mam…
What are carnivora?
What are cetacea?
What are chiroptera?
carnivora, cetacea, chiroptera, sirenia, and primates
carnivores, canine teeth. ex. dogs, bears, cats
whales and dolphins. intelligent w/ front flippers. Whales ca…
Bats, feed on fruit or insects. echolocation. single gene mad…
What are the 5 orders of placental mam…
carnivora, cetacea, chiroptera, sirenia, and primates
What are carnivora?
carnivores, canine teeth. ex. dogs, bears, cats
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placental mammal orders
rodentia
insectivora
chiroptera
carnivora
teeth specialized for gnawing, incisors grow continuously ex:…
mainly eat insects, long noses ex: shrew, mole
flying mammals, use echolocation ex: bats
flesh eating hunters, large canines ex: dog, cat, fox, lion,…
rodentia
teeth specialized for gnawing, incisors grow continuously ex:…
insectivora
mainly eat insects, long noses ex: shrew, mole
12 terms
Orders of living placental mammals
Insectivora
Chiroptera
Carnivora
Xenarthra
Moles, hedgehogs, shrews
Bats
Cats, dogs, wolves, foxes, bears, mink, weasels, skunks
Sloths, anteaters, armadillos
Insectivora
Moles, hedgehogs, shrews
Chiroptera
Bats
36 terms
Major Orders of Placental Mammals
horses
zebras
tapirs
rhinoceroses
Perissodactyla
Perissodactyla
Perissodactylas
Perissodactylas
horses
Perissodactyla
zebras
Perissodactyla
28 terms
Order of Placental Mammals
Afrosoricida
Macroscelidea
tubulidentata
hyracoidea
Tenrecs, golden moles; africa
elephant shrews; africa
aardvarks; africa
hyraxes;
Afrosoricida
Tenrecs, golden moles; africa
Macroscelidea
elephant shrews; africa
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12 orders of placental mammals
narwhal
snowshoe hare
armadillo
vampire bat
cetacean
lagomorphs
xenarthran
chiropteran
narwhal
cetacean
snowshoe hare
lagomorphs
12 terms
Placental Order of Mammals
Insectivore
Xenarthrans
Chiropteran
Rodent
long narrow snouts, claws for digging... EX: Hedgehog, Mole
Simple teeth with no enamel or no teth... EX: anteater, sloth
Winged mammals ... EX: Bats
Only one pair of long curved incisors in upper and lower jaw…
Insectivore
long narrow snouts, claws for digging... EX: Hedgehog, Mole
Xenarthrans
Simple teeth with no enamel or no teth... EX: anteater, sloth
13 terms
13 Placental Mammal Orders
Rodentia
Chiroptera
Insectivora
Carnivora
chisel-like front teeth adapted for gnawing (incisors grow th…
front limbs are adapted for flying; active at night; feed on…
feed on insects, earthworms, and small animals; long skulls a…
long, sharp, canine teeth for tearing flesh; most are predato…
Rodentia
chisel-like front teeth adapted for gnawing (incisors grow th…
Chiroptera
front limbs are adapted for flying; active at night; feed on…
12 terms
Placental Mammal Orders
Rodentia
Chiroptera
Insectivora
Carnivora
· two pairs of incisors that grow continuously for life... ex. -…
only mammals capable of true flight... ex. - bat
eat twice their weight everyday because of high metabolic rat…
binocular vision (eyes on front of head for hunting)... ex. - pa…
Rodentia
· two pairs of incisors that grow continuously for life... ex. -…
Chiroptera
only mammals capable of true flight... ex. - bat
12 terms
Placental Mammal Orders
Xenarthra
Lagomorpha
Rodentia
Primates
anteaters, armadillos, sloths
rabbits, hares, pikas
squirrels, porcupine, mice, rats,
humans, monkeys
Xenarthra
anteaters, armadillos, sloths
Lagomorpha
rabbits, hares, pikas
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Order (Placental Mammals)
Carnivora
Rodentia
Insectivora
Chiroptera
Eat meat
Incisors
Feed primarily on arthropods
Flying mammals, sound to see (bats)
Carnivora
Eat meat
Rodentia
Incisors
12 terms
Order of placental mammals
Insectivora
Chiroptera
Primates
Xenarthra
Shews Hedgehogs Moles
Bats
Monkeys Apes
Anteaters Sloths Armadillos
Insectivora
Shews Hedgehogs Moles
Chiroptera
Bats
12 terms
placental mammal orders
rodentia
chiroptera
insectivora
carnivora
beavers, mice, rats, squirrels
bat
mole,shrew,hedgehog
dogs,cats,bears,racoons
rodentia
beavers, mice, rats, squirrels
chiroptera
bat
13 terms
Placental Mammal Orders
Rodentia
Chiroptera
Insectivora
Carnivora
Beavers, mice, rats, squirrels ... one pair of chisel-like front…
Bats... Front limbs adapted for flying; active at night; differe…
Moles, Shrews, hedgehogs... Small; feed on insects, earthworms,…
Cats, dogs, bears, foxes, raccoons... Long, sharp canine teeth f…
Rodentia
Beavers, mice, rats, squirrels ... one pair of chisel-like front…
Chiroptera
Bats... Front limbs adapted for flying; active at night; differe…
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Mammal Placental Orders
Insectivora examples
Insectivora info
Chiroptera example
Chiroptera info
insect eaters, shrews, moles
long pointed snout & sharp claws to get insects
bats
winged animal that uses high pitches to locate objects
Insectivora examples
insect eaters, shrews, moles
Insectivora info
long pointed snout & sharp claws to get insects
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