Describes the function of various structures in mammals.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Mammal Structure and Function.
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Covers violent behavior in primates and how this relates evolutionarily to humans. Looks at the scientific method and assumptions and prejudices people have brought to research.
Covers attempts to back breed aurochs through the use of genetics and back breeding. Looks at efforts to restore wild areas of Europe by reintroducing the historical herbivore of the ecosystem.
Covers domestication of animals in South America. Looks at the use of molecular techniques to determine relationships between species, and how environmental change is affecting remaining wild population of animals.
The characteristics, structure, brain size/intelligence, social living, and locomotion of mammals are covered in this study guide.
This interesting article explores the defining characteristics of mammals, including the hair, three middle ear bones, endothermy, diaphragm, and the four-chambered heart.
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