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Unformatted text preview: the body. 9. How does a digging animal differ from a running animal in terms of proportions of their levers and why? 10. Describe the adaptation that you would expect to see in a swimming animal, scansorial animal, graviportal animal. 11. What is a unique about the respiratory system of birds? How is it similar to that in fish? 12. In a cross section of a wing where is the area of greatest pressure and therefore highest lift? 13. What is the function of wing slots? 14. Give an example of a flightless bird? Why did flightless birds evolve on islands?...
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This note was uploaded on 09/22/2008 for the course BIO 201 B taught by Professor Simpson during the Spring '08 term at San Diego State.
- Spring '08