By Diagram Group

A e-book that comprises 250 photo-copiable charts and diagrams of the main divisions of the animal state from the easiest, the sponges, to the main advanced, guy. The diagramatic plates illustrate the exterior shape, the skeleton, numerous physique platforms, muscle groups, and significant organs, however the insurance varies in keeping with animal. for example, there are 2 diagrams (the exterior shape and the skeleton) for the bird, yet 14 for the human animal. virtually 50 species of animals are illustrated, together with the bat, cat, puppy, dolphin, pigeon, kangaroo, and pig. Biology scholars doing stories will locate the booklet beneficial. paintings scholars additionally may possibly locate it useful once they desire a quite transparent exterior view of a specific animal.

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