Kuna Mohamed
Omaha Zoo trip May, 1, 2014

Where the furriest animal live.

The devil stingray has a flexible body.

Common name: devil stingray                           Scientific name: Mobula mobular

Biome: salt and fresh water                    Home rage/Habitat: Coastal tropical area/coral reef

Fish Adaptation                                                    Stingray Adaptation                              1) Gills for breathing                                             1) Tail for attacking prey

2) Fins and tails for moving swiftly in the water        2) eyes for seeing stuff on top

3) Swim bladder for rising and sinking in the water  3) flat body for gliding in the sand

4) Scales for moving side to side                            4) Buoyancy for floating

5) Mouth for eating prey                                        5) Spiracles for breathing

Moist skin for absorbing oxygen.

Common name: Bull frog                                        Scientific name: Rana catesbeiana

Biome: Lakes, ponds, rivers and streams         Home range/habitat: Half water, half land

Amphibian adaptations                                         Bull frog adaptation:

1) Lungs for breathing                                         1) skin for camouflage

2) Hind legs for jumping                                      2) gills for breathing

3) Webbed feet for moving in water                    3) Nictitating membrane for seeing in water

4) Swim bladder for buoyancy                            4) Toxin for killing predators if eaten

5) Eyes on both sides to see preators                  5) Tongue for catching prey

Scales to keep water in

Common name: Burmese python                        Scientific name: Python bivittatu

Biome: Mostly found in the desert or jungle      Home range/habitat: Trees of southeast Asia

Snake adaptations                                            Python adaptations

1) Camouflage for hiding from predators            1) Lidless eyes

2) Detachable jaw to eat big animals                  2) Ability to go without food for a long time

3) Tongue for smelling things                             3) Fangs to prey apart

4) Can digest bones                                         4) Venom for killing prey  

5) Hard scaly skin for protections                       5) Ability to strike at pre

Colorful feathers to blend in.

Common name: Parrot                                          Scientific name: Scarlet Macaw

Biome: Jungle and the forest                               Home range/habitat: South America trees

Bird adaptations                                                       Parrot adaptations

1) Talons for grasping prey                              1) Light bones for flying

2) Webbed feet for swimming                           2) Warm blooded to live anywhere

3) Sharp nails for digging in the trees                3) Feathers to keep warm

4) Wings for flying                                           4) Strong curved bills for cracking nuts

5) Bill for catching food                                    5) Ears for hearing prey

Common name: Albino tiger                                       Scientific name: Panthera tigris tigris

Biome: Hot jungles                                                     Home range/habitat: Southern Asia

Tiger adaptations                                                               Albino tiger

1) Thick coat for warmth                                            1) Sharp teeth to rip apart prey

2) Whiskers for finding prey                                      2) Flexible to get prey in trees

3) Large teeth for hunting                                          3) Legs for running after prey

4) Thick pads for catching prey silently                     4) Retractable claws to put claws away

5) Coat to blend in                                                   5) Nose to sniff out prey

Caption: Strong eyesight to see prey far away.

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