The Visual Dictionary of Animal Kingdom
  • Éditeur québécois

The Visual Dictionary of Animal Kingdom takes the reader on a fascinating voyage
into well and less known groups of animals: simple organisms, echinoderms, insects, arachnids, mollusks, crustaceans, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, and mammals.

Convenient and affordable, this book is the perfect tool to appreciate the diversity of animal kingdom!

Table des matières

Table des matières
The Visual Dictionary of Animal Kingdom 1
Introduction 5
Contents 7
Evolution of life / origin and evolution of species 9
Simple organisms and echinoderms / animal cell 11
unicellulars 13
sponge 15
echinoderms 16
Insects and arachnids / butterfly 19
honeybee 25
examples of insects 36
examples of arachnids 40
spider 41
Mollusks / snail 45
univalve shell 49
bivalve shell 50
octopus 53
Crustaceans / lobster 57
Fishes / cartilaginous fish 61
bony fish 63
Amphibians / frog 67
examples of amphibians 74
Reptiles / dinosaurs 75
snake 77
turtle 79
examples of reptiles 82
Birds / bird 85
examples of birds 98
Insectivorous mammals / mole 107
examples of insectivorous mammals 109
Rodents and langomorphs / rodent 110
examples of rodents 113
rodent’s and lagomorph’s jaws 115
examples of lagomorphs 117
Ungulate mammals / horse 118
examples of hoofs 128
examples of ungulate mammals 129
Carnivorous mammals / dog 134
dog breeds 139
cat 141
cat breeds 144
examples of carnivorous mammals 145
Marine mammals / examples of marine mammals 150
dolphin 153
Primate mammals / gorilla 157
examples of primates 159
Marsupial mammals / kangaroo 161
examples of marsupials 164
Flying mammal / bat 165
examples of bats 169
Index 170