VERTEBRATE ANIMALS FISH SALMON
Fish are the largest group of vertebrates
They have: a head, an elongated body and a tail.
•Many fish are covered with scales that protect them. They have fins that help them to steer and balance in the water. •
Their body temperature varies in the water.
•They breathe through gills. Fish are oviparous. Female fish lay their eggs in the water. They are called fry. •
CHARACTERISTICS OF SALMON
The salmon has 2 eyes, fins and it is covered with scales. •
The color of the salmon is grey.
•They have a skeleton made of bones.
They live in: sea, lakes and rivers.
•Ex: sardines, carps and salmon.
VERTEBRATE ANIMALS MAMMALS PRIMATES
•Human beings belong to this group.
•They have hands with 5 fingers to hold things.
Their eyes are located at the front of the head, not at the sides. •
•Ex: Gorillas and monkeys.
CHARACTERISTICS OF GORILLAS.
The color of the fur is brown.
It has to eyes, a mouth, 2 ears and a nose.
It is like a human being because they belong to monkeys and gorillas. ➢
➢They have 2 legs and 2 hands.
PICTURES OF GORILLAS AND SALMON
This is a presentation of vertebrate animals by Xan and Sofia.