AnimalSpecies-SubSupertype - Phylum “one of the usu...

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ANIMAL MAMMAL FISH BIRD INSECT MARSUPIAL RODENT KANGAROO OPPOSUM WOMBAT … Mammal: “higher vertebrates that nourish their young w/their own milk and have” hair on their skin Marsupial: “mammals that develop no placenta and have a pouch…” Kangaroo: “any of various herbivorous leaping marsupial mammals of Australia,…with a small head, large ears, long powerful hind legs, a long thick tailed and rather small forelegs not used in progression”
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Unformatted text preview: Phylum: “one of the usu. Primary divisions of the animal family” Genus: “a category of biological classification ranking between the family and the species, comprising structurally or phylogenetically related species…” Species: “a category of biological classifications ranking immediately below the genus or subgenus, …comprised of organisms …potentially capable of interbreeding”...
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This note was uploaded on 11/17/2011 for the course ITM 311 taught by Professor Harrisonmcknight during the Fall '10 term at Michigan State University.

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