An example of an endothermic animal would be a dog and an ectothermic animal would be a snake. Endothermic animals must generate their own heat to stay warm and ectothermic animals can warm up using outside sources like ... More » Science Biology

Invertebrates comprise between 95 and 99 percent of all animal species, so any list is bound to be no more than an overview of the group. Invertebrates are divided among eight separate phyla; it is almost impossible to g... More » Science Biology Zoology

As of 2015,,,, and offer alphabetical lists of animals. These sites do not require users to log in to access information. Some of the sites o... More » Science Biology Zoology
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