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Html n interactive eb site of animal information, sounds, videos, and more from Wild Animals A to Z W A the world-famous San Diego Zoo. html Animal Planet’s online animal information resource. ien e: A c sc R eal World nimals 31 Index A feathers, 7 ennec foxes, 14–15 fish, 5, 8 food chain, 18 forests, 15 frogs, 8, 13 fruit bats, 20 F adaptations, 19, 21 amphibians, 5, 8 animals classification of, 6–9 types of, 4–6 ustralia, 24 babies, 23–28 baboons, 27 bat boxes, 13 bats, 20, 22 bird baths, 13 birds, 5, 7, 23–24 boa constrictor, 6 Borneo, 15 butterflies, 27 gills, 8 giraffes, 19–20 grasshopper, 4 habitats, 10–16 hawks, 22 herbivores, 17–20 horseshoe crabs, 7 insects, 6, 27–28 carnivores, 17, 20–22 caterpillars, 27, 28 cheetah, 21 clown fish, 12 clutch, 25 cocoons, 28 cold-blooded animals, 7 kangaroos, 26 deserts, 13–15 larval stage, 27–28 leopards, 18 life cycles, 23–28 Linnaeus, Carl, 6 lions, 20 lizards, 12–14, 24–25 echidna, 24 ecosystems, 13–16 eggs, 23-25, 27 elephants, 18–19 mammals, 8–9, 23–24, 26–27 Mexican beaded lizard, 13–14 molting, 7 nests, 23 oceans, 13 omnivores, 17 orangutans, 10, 15 ostrich, 7 plants, 18 platypus, 24 polar bears, 15–16 predators, 20–22 pregnancy, 26 prey, 20–22 primates, 27 rain forests, 15 reptiles, 5, 7, 23, 24–25 salamanders, 8 scales, 7 sharks, 8 snakes, 24–25 species, 4 tigers, 9, 21–22, 26 tundra, 15–16 turtles, 25 warm-blooded animals, 9 About the Author F A H Stuart P.

Bats are mammals. hey have fur and nurse their young with milk. • tree frog is an amphibian. hen it hatches from an egg, it has a tail and breathes underwater. hen it becomes an adult, it grows legs and begins to breathe air. birds may make their nest in the branches. Caterpillars love trees because they love to eat the tasty leaves. Many prey animals have camouflage. his means the color of their fur, feathers, or skin helps them blend into their surroundings. If the predator can’t see them, it can’t catch them!

Real World science Animals To guide your reading, look for these notes that will help build the understanding and skills you’ll need in the 21st century. Look for the following margin notes: Learning & Innovation Skills You need to learn about lots of things, but you also need to learn how to learn. These notes give you hints about how to use what you know in better and more creative ways. indd 1 21 st Centur y Content You study reading, math, science, and social studies. You also need to learn about the world of work and your community.

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