Vertebrates and invertebrates are similar in a lot of ways. Both are multicellular animals that can reproduce. They both also possess appendages, nerve chord, and have their mouth and head at one end plus anus and reprod... More » Science Biology

Animals that have an internal skeleton made up of bones are classified as vertebrates. Some examples of animals that fall into the category of vertebrates are humans, bears, frogs and birds. More » Science Biology

All centipedes are predators, generally feeding on other invertebrates such as insects and spiders, although larger species will feed on small vertebrates such as lizards. They hunt using the legs on their first body seg... More » Science Biology Zoology

The main difference between vertebrates and invertebrates is that vertebrates have backbones as part of their endoskeletons, whereas the anatomy of invertebrates lacks this feature. Another difference is that vertebrates... More » Science Biology Zoology

Snakes are vertebrates, not invertebrates. A vertebrate is an animal that possesses a backbone or spinal column. Thus snakes and other reptiles are all vertebrates, as are mammals, birds, amphibians and fish. More »

The primary difference between vertebrates and invertebrates is the presence of a backbone or spinal column, which vertebrates have and invertebrates do not. Examples of vertebrates are humans, dogs, cats and birds. Exam... More »

Leaving aside invertebrates, which are often microscopic, the smallest land vertebrate is Paedophryne amauensis. This tiny frog was discovered in the jungles of New Guinea, and adults are only 0.27 inch long. More »