Asian elephant

(Elephas maximus)  Over 200 bones make up the Elephant’s skeletal system.  It has seven neck vertebrae, but unlike most herbivores, the elephant’s vertebrae are flat disc shapes to support the weight of the tusks and trunk.  The ribs extend down most of the spine to form a large barrel...

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Tooth of Crocodile

Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Reptilia Order: Crocodilia Family: Crocodylidae Genus: Crocodylus Specimen Description Crocodiles are polyphyodont (a polyphyodont is any animal whose teeth are continually replaced during its entire life time). They are able to replace each of their 80 teeth up to 50 times in their 35-...

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Tail of Crocodile

Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Reptilia Order: Crocodilia Family: Crocodylidae Genus: Crocodylus Specimen Description The tail of crocodile is long and powerful. The colour of juvenile is usually pale tan, with black stripes and spots on the body and tail, which gradually fade with age, although never disappear entirely....

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Tail of Crocodile

Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Reptilia Order: Crocodilia Family: Crocodylidae Genus: Crocodylus   Specimen Description The tail of crocodile is long and powerful. The colour of juvenile is usually pale tan, with black stripes and spots on the body and tail, which gradually fade with age, although never disappear...

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