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2 mammal clades
 
subdivisions of the more advanced clade
 
jaw joint in early therapsids
jaw joints in later therapsids
 
jaw joint in mammals
number of occipital condyles in mammal skulls
two reptilian features of monotremes
 
tooth type seen in therians
arrest of an embryo at the blastocyst stage
4 clades of placental mammals
 
 
 
group name for anteaters and sloths
group name for armadillos
sensory organ in moles
2 divisions of ungulates
 
name for the occluding molars in carnivores
sucking of a relative's offspring
marine mammal clade within afrotheria
marine mammal clade within carnivora
marine mammal clade within cetartiodactyla
group name for seals
group name for eared seals
group name for walruses
3 clades of cetaceans
 
 
2 old clades of bats
 
2 new proposed clades of bats
 
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2 clades within the smaller of the above
 
only bat species to use tongue click echolocation
catching prey in flight
catching prey on a surface
5 clades within euarchontoglires
 
 
 
 
2 primate suborders
 
2 infraorders within the above suborder
 
2 parvorders within the above infraorder
 
group name for the old world monkeys
group name for the gibbons
mode of locomotion in gibbons
group name for the great apes
group name for ourselves and our non chimp relatives
hominin with 320 - 380 cc brain
position of the foramen magnum in the above
hominin with 400 cc brain
hominin with 700 cc brain
which areas of the brain were enlarged in the above
 
hominin with 730 - 1200 cc brain
hominins with 1350 cc brain
 
speech related transcription factor in us, Neanderthals and Denisovans
speech related transcription factor in just us
component protein of feathers
4 major functions of feathers
 
 
 
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5 types of feathers
 
 
 
 
central shaft of a feather
branching elements of a feather
interlocking elements of a feather
name for flight feathers
name for tail feathers
compounds responsible for blacks, greys and tans
compounds responsible for reds, oranges, yellows
optical phenomenon responsible for blues, greens
optical phenomenon responsible for iridescence
primary form of feather care
application of oil to feathers
source of oil for feathers
purpose of the oil
4 other forms of feather care
 
 
 
drag created due to forwards motion
drag created by wing movement
alternate name for the above
4 types of flight
 
 
 
3 types of soaring
 
 
two types of sound in birds
 
the latter type is found in what group only
organ responsible for generating sound in birds

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