Five groups that classify all living things...
A group of animals within the animal kingdom...
A group of animals within a pylum...
A group of animals within a class...
A group of animals within an order...
Most widely used name for the species...
Comprised of the genus followed by the species...
What kind of foods the animal eats...
How long (L) or tall (H) the animal is...
|20cm - 60cm (8in - 24in)
The measurement of how heavy the animal is...
|1kg - 4.5kg (2.2lbs - 9.9lbs)
|Number of Species:|
The total number of recorded species...
|Average Lifespan:||20 - 40 years
The likelihood of the animal becoming extinct...
The colour of the animal's coat or markings...
|Black. Brown, Yellow, Tan, Silver, White
The protective layer of the animal...
The specific area where the animal lives...
|Muddy bottoms of shallow water
|Average Litter Size:|
The average number of babies born at once...
The food that the animal gains energy from...
|Worms, Molluscs, Crustaceans
Other animals that hunt and eat the animal...
|Sharks, Sea Turtles, Humans
Characteristics unique to the animal...
|Armoured shell with long, thin tail