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Birds, also known as avian dinosaurs, are a group of endothermic vertebrates, characterised by feathers, toothless beaked jaws, the laying of hard-shelled eggs, a high metabolic rate, a four-chambered heart, and a strong yet lightweight skeleton.

An arthropod is an invertebrate animal having an exoskeleton, a segmented body, and jointed appendages. Arthropods form the phylum Arthropoda, which includes the insects, arachnids, myriapods, and crustaceans.

Reptiles are tetrapod animals in the class Reptilia, comprising today's turtles, crocodilians, snakes, amphisbaenians, lizards, tuatara, and their extinct relatives.

Mammals are any vertebrates within the class Mammalia, a clade of endothermic amniotes distinguished from reptiles by the possession of a neocortex, hair, three middle ear bones and mammary glands.

A fish is a gill-bearing aquatic craniate animal that lacks limbs with digits .Marine animals are aquatic creatures that rely on the ocean and other marine ecosystems for their existence. They include animals such as crabs, starfish, and jellyfish.

Marine Life
Mammals
Reptiles & Amphibians
Birds
Arthropods
Lantern bug, lantern bug mating, leaf

Bugged out

Does the Lantern Bug glow in the dark?

Mammals

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