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Seal Fact Sheet

By Bambam

Seal: Seals are part of a group of mammals called pinnipeds, which translates to “fin-footed.” Kingdom: | Animalia Phylum: | Chordata Class: | Mammalia Order: | Carnivora Clade: | Pinnipedia Family: | Phocidae There are currently 33 species of pinnipeds, which are colloquially known as seals. Three main groups make up pinnipeds: the walrus, the […]

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Eel Fact Sheet

By Bambam

Eels: ray-finned fish belonging to the order Anguilliformes. Kingdom: | Animalia Phylum: | Chordata Class: | Actinopterygii Order: | Anguilliformes There are about 800 species of eels that belong to eight suborders, 19 families and 111 genera. Size and Weight: Eels vary in size depending on the species, ranging in length from just 2 inches […]

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Bumblebee Fact Sheet

By Bambam

Bumblebee: any of over 250 species in the genus Bombus. Kingdom: | Animalia Phylum: | Arthropoda Class: | Insecta Order: | Hymenoptera Family: | Apidae Genus: | Bombus There are over 250 species of bumblebees. They fall in the genus Bombus and are part of Apidae, one of the bee families. Size and Weight: The […]

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