Anatomy and Physiology Resources

Animal Kingdom References

Kingdom
Animalia

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Porifera
Diploblast Cnidaria Ctenophora
Triploblast Acoelomates Platyhelminthes Nemerteans
Pseudocoelomates Nematoda Rotifer
Coelomates Protostomes Mollusca Annelida
Onycophora Arthropoda
Lophophorates Brachiopods Bryozoans Phoronids
Deuterostomes Echinodermata Hemichordata Chordata
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Phylum Porifera (Sponges)

  1. Phylum Porifera Google Images
  2. Invertebrate Keys AECOS, Inc.
  3. Sponges and Corals e-Nature
  4. Introduction to Porifera University of California, Berkeley
  5. Labeled Lab Pictures of Porifera BioWeb University of Wisconsin
  6. The Shape of Life PBS
  7. Water Flow and Feeding in Porifera Alberta University
  8. The Shape of Life: Sponges - PBS (2002)
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Phylum Cnidaria

  1. Phylum Cnidaria Google Search
  2. Diploblasty Google Search
  3. Trends in Animal Evolution University of Texas
  4. Introduction to the Cnidaria University of California, Berkeley
  5. Corals and Coral Reefs SeaWorld
  6. Cnidaria (Coelenterata) Tree of Life
  7. Deadliest Creature Extreme Science
  8. Life Cycle of Obelia Alberta University
  9. Adult Form and Life Cycle of a Jellyfish Alberta University
  10. Cnidarian Animation: Anemone Body Plan vimeo
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Phylum Ctenophora

  1. Introduction to the Ctenophora University of California, Berkeley
  2. Phylum Ctenophora Claudia E. Mills at University of Washington
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Phylum Platyhelminthes

  1. Lab 4: Acoelomates & Pseudocoelomates BioWeb University of Wisconsin
  2. Planaria
  3. Phylum Platyhelminthes Oklahoma Community City College
  4. Introduction to the Platyhelminthes University of California, Berkeley
  5. The Shape of Life PBS
  6. Parasitology Tutorial Public Health for Northern Alberta
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Phylum Nemerteans (ribbon worms)

  1. Marine and Evironmental Education and Research MEER
  2. Introduction to the Nemertini University of California, Berkeley
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Phylum Nematoda

  1. Parasite World
  2. Phylum Nematoda Oklahoma Community City College
  3. Nematode Roundworms Own This Place Scientific American
  4. Animal Diversity Web University of Michigan Museum of Zoology
  5. Soil Food Web Canada
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Phylum Rotifer

  1. Birth of a Rotifer Microscopy UK
  2. Rotifer Lamar University
  3. Hear a Rotifer Roar Microscopy UK
  4. Centex Naturalist - Rotifers
  5. Introduction to Rotifers UCMP
  6. Rotifers by Wim van Egmond
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Classes of Phylum Mollusca

  1. All Classes Photos Animal Diversity Web
  2. Gladys Archerd Shell Collection Washington State University
Polyplacophora Gastropoda Bivalvia Cephalopoda
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Class Polyplacophora

  1. Chitons Washington State UNiversity
  2. Chitons University of Washington
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Class Gastropoda

  1. Gastropoda(Snail) Family Index Gladys Archerd Shell Collection
  2. Gastropoda Lamar Education
  3. Welcome to the Cone Shell & Conotoxins homepage.
  4. House of Slime
  5. Slug Site
  6. UC Pest Mangement Guidlines University of California
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Class Bivalvia

  1. Clam dissection Photos Mario Caprio at mcaprio@tntech.edu
  2. How do Clam Shells Grow? NOAA Fisheries
  3. Man and Mollusc
  4. Water Flow in a eulamellibranch Bivalve(clam) Alberta University
  5. Water Flow and Feeding in a Filibranch Bivalve (mussel) Alberta University
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Class Cephalopoda

  1. Bioluminescence Web Page University of California Santa Barbara
  2. Squid Dissection Review Biology Corner
  3. Labeled Squid Dissection Photos BioWeb University of Wisconsin
  4. The Cephalopod Page James D. Wood
  5. Squid Locomotion Animation Alberta University
  6. In Search of Giant Squid NASA -SeaWiFS
  7. Cephalopoda Tree of Life
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Phylum Annelida

  1. Developmental Mechanisms Problem Set University of Arizona
  2. Annelids Lab - Dissection of Earthworm photos BioWeb University of Wisconsin
  3. Phylum Annelida Oklahoma Community City College
  4. 3 foot earthworm National Geographic
  5. Introduction to the Annelida University of California, Berkeley
  6. Weird tube worms of the deepest seas University of California, Berkeley
  7. Introduction to the Echiura University of California, Berkeley
  8. Class Oligochaeta
  9. Earthworm Review Rutgers University
  10. Earthworm Movement Animation Alberta University
  11. Class Polychaeta
  12. Introduction to the Polychaeta - The Bristleworms University of California, Berkeley
  13. Sea Slugs
  14. Polychaeta Worm Austalia Museum
  15. Form and Locomotion of a nereid worm Alberta University
  16. Class Hirudinea
  17. Bdellanea by Mark Siddall
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Phylum Onycophora

  1. Introduction to the Onychophora "Velvet worms" University of California, Berkeley
  2. Onychophora Website
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Phylum Arthropoda Table

  1. The Arthropod Story Understanding Evolution website.
  2. Information on All the Pests in this Group Orkin Zoo
  3. Terminix Pest Library
  4. The Shape of Life PBS
  5. MEER-Phylum Arthropoda MEER
  6. Arthropod Lab - Photo's and Dissections BioWeb University of Wisconsin
Subphylum Chelicerata Subphylum Crustacea Subphylum Uniramia
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Subphylum Chelicerata

  1. Venomous Critters University of Arizona College of Pharmacy
  2. Class Merostomata
  3. horseshoecrab.org
  4. The Horseshoe Crab
  5. Class Arachinida
  6. Morphing Arachnids - Using Phylogenies for Time Travel Peabody Museum of Natural History
  7. Arachnology Universiteit Antwerpen
  8. Ticks - Image Gallery Iowa State University Entomology Dept
  9. Tick Dissection Iowa State University Entomology Dept
  10. Beware of Dust Bunnies!"Cells Alive" Presentation
  11. Mites Tree of Life
  12. The Mighty Mites Earth-Life Web Productions
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Subphylum Crustacea

  1. Water Flea Anatomy
  2. Decapod Claw Form and Function Alberta University
  3. Crustacea:Crabs, lobsters, shrimp, barnacles, sow bugs, etc. Tree of Life
  4. Introduction to the Crustaceamorpha UCMP
  5. Crustacea.net
  6. shrimps, crabs, lobsters, water fleas, and relatives Animal Diversity Web
  7. Crayfish Dissection Penn State Altoona Biology
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Subphylum Uniramia

  1. Class Chilopoda (centipedes)
  2. Introduction to the Myriapoda University of California, Berkeley
  3. Class Chilopoda(centipedes) Bug Guide
  4. KENTUCKY CENTIPEDESUniversity of Kentucky, Department of Entomology
  5. Class Diplopoda (millipedes)
  6. Kentucky Millipedes Description University of Kentucky, Department of Entomology
  7. Class Diplopoda - Millipedes Bugguide
  8. Class Diplopoda - millipedes Animal Diversity Web
  9. Class Insecta
  10. Alien Empire PBS Presentation
  11. Class Insecta Bug Guide
  12. Texa A&M Insect Order Characteristics
  13. USNM Entomology Collections Smithsonian Nation Museum of Natural History
  14. bugbios.com
  15. Alphabetic listing of Photos University of Florida
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Orders of Class Insecta

Odonata Orthoptera Blattodea Isoptera Anoplura Hemiptera
Homoptera Lepidoptera Diptera Siphonaptera Coleoptera Hymenoptera
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Order Odonata

  1. Digital Dragonfly project Texas Agricultural Experiment Station in Stephenville
  2. Odonata - Dragonflies and damselflies Tree of Life
  3. Dragonflies Slater Museum of Natural History
  4. Biology of Dragonflies University of Florida
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Order Orthoptera

  1. Orthoptera Tree of Life
  2. Order Orthoptera - Grasshoppers, Crickets, Katydids BugGuide
  3. Order Orthoptera Texas A&M
  4. Species PHotos Animal Diversity Web
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Order Blattodea

  1. Order Blattodea - Cockroaches and Termites Bugguide
  2. Orkin on Roaches
  3. Order Blattodea - Cockroaches CSIRO
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Order Isoptera

  1. Termites Tree of Life
  2. Orkin on Termites
  3. TERMITES; WHITE ANTS Discover Life
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Order Anoplura

  1. Lice Iowa State University
  2. Crab louse Wikipedia
  3. Sucking Lice Tree of Life
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Order Hemiptera

  1. Hemiptera and Homoptera -True bugs University of California, Berkeley
  2. Order Hemiptera - True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and AlliesOrder BugGuide
  3. True bugs, cicadas, leafhoppers, aphids, etc. Tree of Life
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Order Lepidoptera

  1. Order Lepidoptera - Butterflies and Moths BugGuide
  2. Monarch Butterfly MigrationJourney North News
  3. Butterflies an Moths of Texas Big Sky Institute at Montana State University
  4. Endangered Butterflies Prairie Frontier, LLC
  5. Lepidoptera Butterflies / Moths North Carolina State University
  6. Lepidoptera Butterflies / Moths Images Discover Life
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Order Homoptera

  1. Hemiptera and Homoptera UCMP
  2. Entomology of Master Gardeners University of Kentucky
  3. Order Homoptera - Families Texas A&M
  4. Order Hemiptera - True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies BugGuide
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Order Diptera

  1. True Flies / Mosquitoes / Gnats / Midges North Carolina State University
  2. True Flies BugGuide
  3. Anopheles- Mosquito CDC
  4. Tsetse Fly and African Sleeping Sickness MicrobiologyBytes
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Order Siphonaptera

  1. Fleas Tree of Life
  2. Orkin on Fleas
  3. Siphonaptera - Fleas University of California, Berkeley
  4. Fleas BugGuide
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Order Coleoptera

  1. Coleoptera (Beetles) Tree of Life
  2. Tree House of Beetles Tree of Life
  3. Image gallery of beetles Iowa State University Entomology Dept
  4. Beetles Texas A&M
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Order Hymenoptera

  1. Orkin on Ants
  2. What is the Africanized Honey Bee? The Texas A&#38M UniversityAgriculture Program
  3. Hymenoptera - Bees, ants, and wasps University of California, Berkeley
  4. Order Hymenoptera BugGuide
  5. Hymenoptera Animal Diversity Web
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Lophophorates: Phyla - Byrozoa, Brachiopoda and Phoronida

  1. Introduction to the Bryozoa "Moss animals" University of California, Berkeley
  2. The Lophophore is a characteristic feeding organ University of California, Berkeley
  3. Introduction to the Brachiopoda - Of lamp shells and lophophores. University of California, Berkeley
  4. Introduction to the Phoronida University of California, Berkeley
  5. Bryozoan Colour Illustrations by Philip Bock
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Phylum Echinodermata

  1. Echinoderm Lab - Photo's and Dissections BioWeb University of Wisconsin
  2. Introduction to the Echinodermata. . . from starfish to sea cucumbers University of California, Berkeley
  3. Starfish (Asteroidea) Natural Perspective
  4. Introduction to the Asteroidea University of California, Berkeley
  5. The Ophiuroidea -Brittle Stars University of California, Berkeley
  6. Introduction to the Crinoidea - Sea lilies and feather stars. . . University of California, Berkeley
  7. The Holothuroidea- Sea Cucumbers University of California, Berkeley
  8. Sea Urchin Embryology Stanford University
  9. Form and Feeding of Sea Urchins Alberta University
  10. Virtualurchin
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Phylum Hemicordata

  1. Introduction to the Hemichordata -Of sawblades and acorns. . . University of California, Berkeley
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Phylum Chordata

  1. Vertebrate lab - photos and Dissections BioWeb University of Wisconsin
  2. Introduction to the Chordata University of California, Berkeley
Subphylum Cephalochordata Subphylum Urochordata
Subphylum
Vertebrata

Classes
Agnatha Chondrichthyes Osteichthyes
Amphibia Repitilia Aves Mammalia
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Subphylum Chephalochordata

  1. Introduction to the Cephalochordata University of California, Berkeley
  2. Cephalochordata Natural History Collection
  3. It's a Long Way from Amphioxus
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Subphylum Urochordata

  1. Introduction to the Urochordata University of California, Berkeley
  2. Subphylum Urochordata (tunicates) MEER
  3. Sea Squirt Anatom and Feeding (Subphylum Urochordata (tunicates)) Alberta University
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Subphylum Vertebrata

  1. More on Morphology University of California, Berkeley
  2. Introduction to the Vertebrates University of California, Berkeley
  3. Gnathostomata Jawed Vertebrates Tree of Life
  4. Introduction to the Tetrapoda - The Four-Legged Vertebrates University of California, Berkeley
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Class Agnatha

  1. Hot-Blooded or Cold- Blooded?? University of California, Berkeley
  2. Hyperoartia -Lampreys Tree of Life
  3. Introduction to the Myxini - Hagfishes University of California, Berkeley
  4. Introduction to the Petromyzontiformes -Lampreys University of California, Berkeley
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Class Chondrichthyes

  1. Sharks and Their Relatives SeaWorld
  2. Introduction to the Chondrichthyes - Jaws University of California, Berkeley
  3. The Great White Shark University of California, Berkeley
  4. Intersting Facts about Fish NOAA Fisheries
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Class Osteichthyes

  1. Class-Osteichthyes -Sea World SeaWorld
  2. Introduction to the Actinopterygii - Fins and bones University of California, Berkeley
  3. Callichthyidae - Catfish Tree of Life
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Class Amphibia

  1. Frog Dissection ZeroBio
  2. AmphibiaWeb University of California, Berkeley
  3. FrogWeb: Amphibian Declines & Malformations Center for Biological Informatics of the U.S. Geological Survey
  4. Introduction to the Amphibia University of California, Berkeley
  5. Living Amphibians Tree of Life
  6. Herps of Texas Texas Natural Science Center, The University of Texas at Austin.
  7. Froggy Page by Sandra J. Loosemore
  8. Deformed Frogs - Pollution Minnesota Pollution Control Agency
  9. Lots of Information -Frog Land All About Frogs
  10. Introduction to the Amniota University of California, Berkeley
  11. Frog Development Tutorial Department of Zoology, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  12. Frog dissection Tutorial Curry School at University of Viriginia
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Class Repitilia

  1. EuroTurtle
  2. Sea Turtles SeaWorld
  3. Herps of Texas - SnakesTexas Natural Science Center, The University of Texas at Austin
  4. King Cobra National Geographic
  5. The Reptiles (except turtles) University of California, Berkeley
  6. Amniota - Mammals and reptiles Tree of Life
  7. Phylogeny and Classification of Amniotes Tree of Life
  8. Temporal Fenestration and the Classification of Amniotes Tree of Life
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Class Aves

  1. Naturessongs.com
  2. Audubon.orgJohn James Audubon
  3. Cornell Lab of Ornithology Cornell University
  4. Whooping Crane Migration Journey North News
  5. Vertebrate Flight - Avian Flight University of California, Berkeley
  6. Patuxent--Tools for Learning About Birds -Lots of Photos
  7. Introduction to the Aves - The Birds University of California, Berkeley
  8. The Raptor Center University of Minnesota
  9. Bird Checklists of the United States - Texas Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center
  10. Field Guides - Birding Tours World Wide
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Class Mammalia

  1. Rat dissection Rebecca Irwin, University of Tennessee
  2. UCMP Hall of Mammals University of California, Berkeley
  3. Marsupial Mammals -UCMP University of California, Berkeley
  4. Placental Mammals -UCMP University of California, Berkeley
  5. Manatees -Sea World SeaWorld
  6. Monotremes -Egg-laying Mammals University of California, Berkeley
  7. Introduction to the Synapsida - Much more than mammals! University of California, Berkeley
  8. Chiroptera - Bats Tree of Life
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  1. Journey North-Gobal Study of WildLife Migration
  2. Marine Biology MEER
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